Title Dissemination and implementation of a quality assurance system for further education in organic retail trade in Europe
Project Number DE/07/LLP-LdV/TOI/147068
Product Quality Manual Eco-Qualify
Title Quality Manual Eco-Qualify
Product Type CD-ROM
Marketing Text The Quality Handbook includes all aspects and steps necessary for creating and implementing the Quality Assurance System E(co)-Qualify. It is also the central document and groundwork for the certification process.
The central document and working base of the E(co)-Qualify Quality Assurance System is the Quality Handbook divided into threeparts:
Part 1: Quality Handbook describes the necessary quality depending processes of each educational institute. The technical content, with the E(co)-Qualify Qualification standards as a central component of the Quality Assurance
System, is presented in this part of the handbook.
Part 2: Checklist for guidance through all processes during certification and/or audits. This checklist guides either the auditor/certifier or the institute's Quality Manager through the certification and audit process.
Part 3: The Appendix acts as a reference list of processes and practical examples (for instance, a sample of a Lecture Handbook).
Target group Target groups and users of the E(co)-Qualify Quality Assurance System for education in organic products retailing are the providers of qualification and training, professional associations, businesses, entrepreneurs and employees and other stakeholders in the vocational training of this branch. Training institutions and stakeholders in professional education in the participating countries have become acquainted with the Quality Assurance System and how to implement it in their daily training and education practice.
Result The Quality Handbook is also available in all project partner languages in CD or print version, or can be downloaded from partners' websites.
Area of application With the Quality Assurance System Eco-Qualify, a transparent assessment and evaluation system is offered. It contributes to the armonisation of differing national educational and training activities in professional education. The intention of the introduction of a European Quality Assurance System is to offer education on the same high level with international comparable criteria and a controllable framework in the EU member states.