Title I CARE Informal Competences Assessment and Recognition for Employment
Project Number 2010-1-IT1-LEO05-01008
Product Research report
Title Research report
Product Type transparency and certification
Marketing Text Report with recommendations related to the use of the results in the recognition and certification of competences. It includes the 2 national reports (Italy and Romania) and their comparison and indications on the validation systems of prior Learning related to the british and dutch systems.
The research report analyzes how the competences of caregiver are defined and validated in different European countries: in Italy and Romania, where certification systems have been developed only recently, and in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands (represented in the project by the Institute of Education of the University of London and by Cofora BV) that already have a long experience in the development of methods of validation of informal and non-formal competences. The information gathered for the Italian context involve the procedures developed by Lombardia, Molise and Toscana Regions.
Then, these procedures have been compared so to provide the Technical and Scientific Committee and the Steering Committee with information and directions about the referentials of the caregiver’s competences and the features of the validation methodology to develop.
Target group Local, regional and National Authorities, caregivers, employers, research Institutions and Universities.
Area of application Comparative study to develop the process of validation of the caregiver’s competences.