Development of Sectoral Qualification Descriptors for EQF Level 5 / 2017-12-05

During 2017 Karalius Mindaugas vocational training center has been involved in a lot of different international projects with partners from all over the Europe. One of the projects is 2017 Erasmus+ KA2 project “Development of Sectoral Qualification Descriptors for EQF Level 5” No. 2016-1-LT01-KA202-023178. Center‘s  project manager Andriejus Muntianas had a chance to participate in the 3rd transnational partners meeting in Spain, Santander, visiting one of the partner organization „INDEO – Fundación Laboral del Metal“.

The goal of the meeting was to discuss recent activities in the project, namely discussions with sectoral stakeholders in partner countries to identify the needs of EQF level 5 qualifications. Partners have presented the outcomes of the discussions organized by each partner organization in Italy, Lithuania, Spain, and Portugal. It was agreed that in Lithuania, Italy, Spain and Portugal there is a common demand for such specialist, although situation regarding EQF level 5 qualification differ from country to country.

Partners have prepared activity plan for upcoming tasks in the project which is planned to be finished by October 2018. In upcoming months the partnership will concentrate on qualification descriptors development in different economical sectors.  

The project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.