As the new legal entity following the amalgamation of several agencies, QQI has taken over the contract with the European Commission to host and support the EQAvet project.
The contract was for a three-year period from Jan 2010 and renewed for a further three years up to the end 2015.
EQAVET is a community of practice which promotes European collaboration in quality assurance for VET (Vocational Education and Training). The overall goal is to support Member States, social partners and the European Commission’s efforts to:
Improve Quality Assurance in VET
Promote the EQAVET Quality Assurance Framework
Increase the performance and attractiveness of VET in the EU