Vocational Education and Training
20 avril 2018

World Bank invests in vocational education in 3 countries

By Christabel Ligami. Up to 17 technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions in Kenya, Tanzania and Ethiopia are set to benefit from new World Bank financing that will improve their training and research capabilities and strengthen the delivery of quality education as they seek innovative solutions to Africa’s development needs. More...

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12 avril 2018

VET Learning Object Repository - Green Paper Discussion

VET Learning Object Repository - Green Paper Discussion
Some background on the (Australian) VET Green Paper we linked to here yesterday, as well as a link to the forum for discussion. More...

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09 avril 2018

Calls for 50% of universities to be vocational centres

A media and business expert has called on the federal government to consider converting about 50% of the universities in Nigeria into vocational centres to enable young people to gain skills in different vocations, writes Providence Emmanuel for Vanguard. More...

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08 avril 2018

Romania: start of dual-based initial VET

HomeIn November 2016, following amendment of Law of National Education, a dual-based programme was introduced in initial VET. Since then, the National Centre for TVET Development (NCTVETD) has started to set out the necessary methodological framework for the organisation and implementation of the new IVET programme. More...

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Romania: EQAVET implementation through Erasmus+

HomeThe National Centre for Technical, Vocational Education and Training Development has responsibility for the Erasmus+ project European quality assurance in vocational education and training - national reference points (QANRPs), running from April 2017 to March 2019. More...

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Romania: quality in VET good practices guide

HomeThe National Centre for TVET Development has published a Guide to institutional good practices in quality assurance in initial VET. The NCTVETD is a member in the quality assurance national reference point (QANRP) in the European Network for Quality Assurance in VET. The publication is part of the EQAVET-NRP-RO-2017 project currently in process. More...

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Romania: strengthening capacities of VET actors through Learning by doing

HomeRomania is participating in the Learning by doing project, where the main objective is to improve the capacities of VET actors. This will be done through reinforcing regional, national and transnational partnerships to strengthen existing VET systems and support their development in the Danube region countries. The project started in January 2016 and will last for 30 months to the end of June 2019. More...

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Lithuania: reforming vocational education and training

HomeIn December 2017 the Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania consented to the draft recasting of the law on vocational education and training. The draft law introduces fundamental changes into the VET system to align it with the needs of the economy. More...

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Finland: VET student views in 2017 survey

HomeAmisbarometri, the VET student survey, was published at the end of 2017. It is the most comprehensive national survey, including all Finnish vocational students enrolled in Finnish vocational institutions. More...

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Spain: more funds and support for VET in the regions

HomeSpanish regions will receive EUR 321 million from the education ministry to support basic vocational training programmes and flexible educational paths in compulsory secondary education. This will be part-financed by the European Social Fund. More...

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