European ECVET NetworkMy first steps to ECVET is a rubric to guide people with no or basic knowledge in ECVET through all the process from better understanding ECVET specifications to joining the ECVET network, bearing in mind the user should be eventually able to inform about ECVET.
ECVET Essentials
In this section, you will find  ECVET essential documents, from the recommendation to the ECVET Q&A. These documents prove useful in giving you a general context and should help you get a first overview of the ECVET basic texts.
ECVET system
The ECVET system aims at allowing the transfer, recognition and accumulation of learning outcomes to obtain a qualification. It must give European Union citizens the possibility to obtain professional qualifications through personal learning outcomes, regardless of the country or educational system...
ECVET Recommendation
The Recommendation of the European Parliament and of the Council of the establishment of a European Credit System for Vocational Education and Training (ECVET) has been adopted of 18 June 2009.
Implementation of ECVET
Three key periods should be retained concerning the gradual implementation schedule:

  • 2010 – 2012 :  Preparation, 
  • 2012 – 2014 :  ECVET system deployment, 
  • During 2014 : Assessment of the situation.

European strategies
The ECVET Recommendation takes place in an overall European strategy which combines diverse policies to promote European skills and knowledge in the worlwide environment.
ECVET on my own

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