Peer Review

European Conference on Quality and training successfully held

The European Conference on “Quality Assurance in Vocational Education and Training: The role of training providers and trainers” held on 23rd of September at the Cultural Centre of the Municipality of Athens, met great success from the audience.

The aim of the conference was to inform the governing bodies responsible for the provision of lifelong learning, as well as all categories of education personnel involved in adult education on:

  • issues and methodologies for quality assurance in Vocational Education and Training (VET)
  • Tools and Best Practices in Quality Assurance at European level
  • the innovative methodology «Peer Review» and the
  • role of Trainers in Continuing Vocational Education and Training.

Representatives of the National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications & Vocational Guidance (E.O.P.P.E.P.), the Foundation of State Scholarships (Scholarships) as well as experts in quality attended the conference. European Quality Assurance best practices in the field of Lifelong Learning and how they can help providers of vocational education and training to improve their competitive advantage were presented during the conference. In parallel, the experience of implementing the Peer Review methodology in Europe was presented and the audience had the opportunity to comment upon the topics at the end of the speeches. For more information about the conference please visit http://www.peer-review.gr/conference/.