CEDEFOP Report Shows Increase in National Qualifications Frameworks

The European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP) recently published its third annual review on the development of national qualifications frameworks (NQFs) in Europe. This report reveals that the establishment and implementation of NQFs has rapidly progressed in over 30 countries. Moreover by the end of 2011, 12 countries had so far linked their national qualifications levels to the European qualifications framework levels. The CEDEFOP report also highlights that links between NQFs and the validation of non-formal and informal learning are becoming stronger in most of the reviewed countries. Download the Full Report