VCC Foundation in the pilotage of National Qualifications System

Provincial Labour Office in partnership with the Educational Research Institute (IBE) set up from the 9th of June a cycle of conferences which are a preparation to the pilot implementation of Polish Qualifications Framework. VCC Foundation with its experience in implementation and description of professions got involved into the project and works on the Elderly carer qualification.

To the pilot was included 12 qualifications chosen by IBE experts, VET providers, entrepreneurs and trade associations. Till the half of July, partners who describe each qualification are involved in training proces. In the next step chosen 6 qualifications will be tested in the area of competence path, validation and procedures of quality assurance. At the end of the project 5 qualifications will be included into Integrated Qualifications Register which will be a basic tool of knowledge about the professions and qualifications which can be achieved and evaluated in Poland.

The main goal of the pilot project is preparation and testing of such solution of new qualifications description that will be understandable and easy for implementation by the employers, lerners, employees and educational institutions.