Options to study for a specific career through vocational education and training (VET) are available in the Netherlands after age 12. By the third year of secondary education, 53% of students are in prevocational pro­grammes.

This short video guides us through the Netherlands’ VET system. It gives practical examples of professions, from pre-VET to university degree programmes as well as Cedefop forecasts of job openings until 2025.

More information on VET in Europe can be found here.