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EfVET is a unique European-wide professional association which has been created by and for providers of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in all European countries. Its mission is to champion and enrich technical and vocational education and training through transnational co-operation by building a pan-European network of institutions read more...
 
 
EfVET Newsletter June 2016 PDF Print E-mail
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  • Election of Executive Officers - Call for nominations for EfVET Executive Officers
  • The Mobility Scoreboard    
  • Lifelong Learning Platform General Assembly & Annual Conference in Bratislava    
  • Towards a shared version of apprenticeship: joint conference of the European social partners    
  • ET 2020 Working Groups    
  • Cometa Formazione awarded by ETF   
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Election of Executive Officers PDF Print E-mail
Election of Executive Officers
Call for nominations for EfVET Executive Officers – September 2016

In line with the regulations set out in the EfVET Constitution, I hereby give notice that the current holders of 2 Executive officer roles- the president and the treasurer- will have served their period of Office in September 2016.

Hence, the elections of September 2016 will be held for the 2 Officer posts:
                                          President
                                          Treasurer

The Steering Committee is, therefore, seeking nominations from members to fulfil these posts.

Eligibility: All current ‘fully paid up’ institutions, organisations or individual members of EfVET are welcome to nominate individuals from their respective organisations and are considered eligible to participate in the Election of Officers. Members can nominate themselves or other
representatives.

Process:
May/June/July/August 2016.

Call for nominations for the Election of Officers to be communicated to members – this will be
done through National representatives and Boards; direct mailing to members and via the
website.

By 20th August 2016
Nominees are requested to complete the nomination form and provide a brief profile
and submit the completed form to the Secretary by August 20th 2016 (see nomination form
attached for details). Ideally, but not compulsory – the nomination should be seconded by
another member. A member can nominate herself/himself.

Election 10th September 2016 at Steering Committee
The Steering committee of EfVET will, in accordance with the Constitution, undertake the Election of Officers. Voting will be on the basis of majority vote. Any nominees from within the Steering Group will be excluded from this voting process.

NOTE: Closing date for receipt of Nominations will be 20th August 2016

I would like to take this opportunity to encourage members to participate in this process – an ideal opportunity to invigorate and contribute to the long term future development of EfVET as your network and voice in Europe.
 

 
25th Annual EfVET International Conference PDF Print E-mail
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We are delighted to invite you to the 25th Annual Conference International EfVET Conference. This will take place in Valencia (Spain) from 26 to 29 October 2016.
On this our 25th Anniversary Conference let us celebrate the Quality of VET in action and explore how Quality can be further embedded in all aspects of our activities - both at strategic level and operational/delivery levels.  Quality takes many forms and should form the driver for improvements in VET.  Quality starts by putting the Learner first; at the heart of everything we do;.

Key note presentations will be complemented by interactive workshops / focus groups, on a variety of related and key priorities facing VET institutions. These will offer delegates the opportunity to share approaches and methodologies drawn from across Europe and sharing good practice models of engagement through case studies and good examples.
 
This year the workshops will take a slightly different format, more in the form of focus groups tackling specific aspects of each topic and identifying potential solutions to meet the challenges.
Please find attached the draft programme, conference theme and practical information
The conference registration, booking and roundtable forms are available through efvet-conference link.

We are looking forward to seeing you all in Valencia. 

 
Second chance conference in Brussels PDF Print E-mail

We would like to invite you to the final event “Second chance in education”, which will be  held on Thursday  23 June 2016 in Brussels. The conference is dedicated to initiatives and challenges towards inclusion of the NEET-target group. Developments in the European Online Knowledge Centre in Second chance will discussed and future challenges identified.

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