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Useful Links

The following links lead to sites offering extensive information about the European Credit System for Vocational Education and Training (ECVET):

The Recommendation

ECVET was established by European Recommendation 2009/C 155/02

Read about the legal context that set up ECVET

The basic principles of ECVET

Useful websites

Northern Ireland National Contact Point

Council for the Curriculum Examinations & Assessment

Scottish National Contact Point

Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF)

Welsh National Contact Point

CollegesWales

ECVET Experts Project Website

This project brings together the expertise from all four countries of the UK, including the National Contact Points and independent experts, coordinated by ECORYS (the Leonardo da Vinci Agency for the UK)

The Learning and Skills Improvement Service

The independent employer-led sector skills council supporting the development of excellent and sustainable Further Education provision across the learning and skills sector.

European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (Cedefop)

Cedefop is the European Agency to promote the development of vocational education and training (VET) in the European Union

European Publications - ECVET

EU ECVET Flyer

EU ECVET website

EU ECVET Q & A and terminology definitions

Cedefop briefing note: ECVET developments

ECVET projects

European Publications - Background

EU vocational education and training

Learning outcomes approaches in VET curricula

ECTS – European Credit Transfer System

European Qualifications Framework (EQF)

Learning to change: vocational education and training reform 2002-10

The Development of ECVET in Europe: a study of pilot projects and progress

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