AIM OF EQAVET NETWORK - THE QUALITY CYCLE
The aim of EQAVET European Network (European Quality Assurance in Vocational Education and Training) is the implementation of the European Reference Framework for Quality Assurance in Vocational Education and Training (EQARF), as replaced by the Recommendation of the Council of the EU 2020/C 417/01 of 24 November 2020, for Sustainable Competitiveness, Social Justice and Resilience.
The above Recommendation of the Council of the EU, in combination, in particular, with Annex II "The EQAVET Framework" adopts a series of criteria and descriptors, in order to support member states in the implementation of the EQAVET Quality Framework. The indicators are structured based on the phases of the Quality Cycle: "Design - Materialization - Evaluation - Revision"
In detail, regarding the Recommendation of the Council of the EU 2020/C 417/01 of 24 November 2020, see here: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EL/TXT/HTML/?uri=CELEX:32020H1202(01)&from=EL
E.O.P.P.E.P., as the designated (law 4115/2013) National Reference Point of EQAVET Network in our country, participates in the organization of EQAVET activities in Greece and abroad, with the direct funding of the Network.
EOPPEP is the National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications and Vocational Guidance, an all-encompassing statutory body investing on better quality and more efficient & reliable lifelong learning services in Greece.
EOPPEP operates under the supervision of the Ministry of Education & Religious Affairs, Culture & Sports and is seated in Athens. It has derived from the merger of three national bodies, all under the supervision of the same Ministry: the National Centre for the Accreditation of Lifelong Learning Providers (EKEPIS), the National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications (EOPP) & the National Centre for Vocational Guidance (EKEP).
E.O.P.P.E.P. National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications & Vocational Guidance