Technical and Vocational Education and Training in Europe needs a strong organisation to promote and represent its interests. The strength of EFVET lies with its members. Through its members – and their commitment to becoming actively involved in the issues facing TVET (technical and vocational education and training) – the vision for EFVET is that it will become:
We believe that lifelong learning is the main factor in the development of individuals, groups, and society as a whole. To support active lifelong learning, we focus on:
A network influencing policy-makers taking decisions on VET and lifelong learning.
A network for implementing projects partly financed by the EU and the VET providers themselves.
A network for the dissemination of transnational project results and the sharing of good practice.
A network for collecting and sharing knowledge and experience in an effective and efficient way.
A network for organising and facilitating opportunities for student and VET staff mobility.
Through EFVET you will have immediate access to colleagues across Europe committed to co-operation with similar interests and concerns and be able to make your views known to the European Commission and others responsible for European TVET (technical and vocational education and training) policy. As well as being part of an important European-wide network the services offered to members include: