An new online tool designed to ensure that those working in vocational education, training and employment have a common understanding of terms, the multilingual synopsis of the European Training Thesaurus allows for a quick search by 11 languages and 18 topics. It covers 1207 terms and concepts used frequently in vocational education and training.
Vocational education and training in Denmark has embarked on a process of modernisation aiming at, primarily, increasing flexibility, and individualisation, quality and efficiency.
Vocational education and training in Denmark has embarked on a process of modernisation aiming primarily at increasing flexibility and individualisation, quality and efficiency.
The Danish education and training system in a nutshell.
The latest in Cedefop's series of descriptions of national VET systems summarises Poland's socioeconomic background and planned reforms and explains how vocational education and training is currently organised for young people and for adults.
Poland, the Member State which holds the EU Council Presidency in the second half of 2011, is introducing major reforms in vocational education. The focus is on improving quality and relevance in order to make the system more flexible and more responsive to labour market needs.
These reforms, along with the background to vocational education and training in Poland, are the focus of a new publicaiton in Cedefop's series of short descriptions of VET systems.