07 décembre 2019

Spain: new measures to support quality vocational training for jobs

HomeThree new ministerial orders regulating the vocational training system for employment were published in the first quarter of 2019. They set quality requirements in training provision and its funding. More...

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Malta: VET learners contribute to society

HomeIn addition to its commitment to excellence in vocational education and nurturing high performance standards and professionalism in its graduates, the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST) is also dedicated to building socially responsible citizens. More...

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Iceland: fairs and competitions to enhance VET attractiveness

HomeIn March, Skills Iceland held its biannual VET fair for primary education learners, and a national exhibition in 30 different trades for current VET learners. Primary education learners attending received information from 33 different VET and tertiary-level schools and were encouraged to test their skills in masonry, hair styling, carpentry, catering, blood pressure checking, car repairing, etc., while VET learners demonstrated skills acquired through learning. The event was supported by the education minister. More...

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Slovakia: new financial incentive for companies involved in dual VET

HomeCompanies involved in dual VET are entitled to a new financial benefit, the so-called direct payments, valid since the 2018/19 school year. More...

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Luxembourg: updated labour code and law on reforming vocational training

HomeOn June 19, 2019, the Chamber of Deputies voted to amend the labour code and the Law Reforming Vocational Training (2008). The amended law entered into force on July 12 2019. More...

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06 décembre 2019

Watch Cedefop's new video on Finland's VET system!

HomeVocational education and training (VET) in Finland is an attractive educational option. It is competence-based and learner-oriented. More...

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Skills for the future and VET in the world the focus of European vocational skills week 2019

HomeThe EVSW 2019, organised by the European Commission with Cedefop as a partner, took place between 14 and 18 October across Europe and beyond. Over 1 400 events in 45 countries reached 2.5 million people. More...

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30 novembre 2019

A New Community College for Marines and Sailors

By John Kroger. Last month, after six years as president of Reed College and a year of teaching at Harvard, I took a new job, as the first ever chief learning officer for the United States Navy and Marine Corps. More...

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29 novembre 2019

Premed

By Matt Reed.Looking for tips.
This one is aimed particularly at people who work at community colleges. More...

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28 novembre 2019

Plans to Replicate Arrupe College

HomeBy Madeline St. Amour. The founding dean of the first-ever Jesuit community college plans to replicate its success by applying the model to other institutions. More...

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