Our mission is to strengthen the capacity of the Croatian VET system in its provision of qualifications and competencies which will be related to the permanently changing requirements of economy

About the Project

“Strengthening Institutional Framework for the Development of the VET Occupational Standards/Qualifications & Curricula”
Project duration:24 months
Project value:1 799 965 EUR
           Overall project objective: to strengthen the capacity of the Croatian VET system related to provision of qualifications and competences which are needed on the labour market and its adaptation to the permanently changing requirements of economy.
           Project purpose: to consolidate and improve the results of the VET Reform achieved with the support of the EU CARDS VET programme. This will be accomplished by:
·         Supporting the development of competence-oriented VET qualifications and curricula based on the needs of economy and learners themselves, and harmonised with the CROQF;
·         Providing access to best-practice examples and enabling VET specialists, practitioners and stakeholders to use them for the improvement of the Croatian VET system.
 
Planned project results:
The project will substantially contribute to the improvement of the capacities and the resources for developing new VET qualifications and curricula. The following results will be achieved:
·         The SCs are further strengthened to contribute efficiently to the development of VET qualifications and curricula.
·         Relevant knowledge and skills for the management of qualification and curriculum development and for dissemination are enhanced.
·          Using the improved methodology for the development of 26 VET Curricula in 13 sectors is supported. An action plan for the transition to a large-scale modernization of VET qualifications/curricula is drafted.
The goal is to develop new qualifications which will make VET more attractive for learners, employers, teachers, and VET schools.
 
Project activities shall be implemented within the following components:
Component 1 - improving the role of the Sector councils and the methodology for qualification/curricula development
Through this, Sector Councils will be supported in their work. Methodology for development of VET qualifications and curricula will be further improved and efficiently used within this scheme.
 
Component 2 - capacity building for AVET specialists and relevant stakeholders
             Capacity building within the project is aimed at three main target groups: AVET staff, SC members and other stakeholders and practitioners; Working group coordinators and working groups for the development of occupational standards, qualifications and VET curricula using an updated methodology; Trainers for the dissemination of the methodology.
 
Component 3 - Support the development of Vet qualifications
The development and dissemination of 26 VET qualifications/curricula and the planning of the further development process will be supported.

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  • Animated Movie - VET System Reform more
  • Eight meeting of the Working group 1 more
  • Seventh meeting of the Working group 1 more
  • Presentation of the results of the project “Strengthening of the institutional framework for development of VET occupational standards, qualifications and curricula”: tools for planning of VET qualifications – methodology for development of VET occupational standards, qualifications and curricula more
  • Final conference of the project “Strengthening of institutional framework for development of VET occupational standards, qualifications and curricula” more