Title CENTRAL " Certification for EmploymeNt in Transport and Logistics in Europe "
Project Number 2010-1-FR1-LEO05-14492
Product Common competence standards for the Freight Forwarding Agents
Title Common competence standards for the Freight Forwarding Agents
Product Type transparency and certification
Complete competence standards including:
* Drawing up of a qualification framework
* Conversion into Learning Outcomes using the EQF descriptors (knowledge, skills and competences)
* Allocation of ECVET credit points
The common qualification reference is a European core profile of qualifications for the Freight Forwarding Agents. It is defined in terms of learning outcomes in order to match the EQF and ECVET. It represents a core profile of common qualification content of six European qualifications (see below), thus additional learning outcomes may be required in national qualifications or in specific companies.
Checking and approval by the ‘scientific council’ has guaranteed the relevance and legitimacy of the certification, to allow effective transfer to the target groups.
• "Users" of the training: companies
(small and medium-sized companies and
large corporations), employees, learners
interested in transport and logistics
• Employers, HR Managers and
recruitment consultants, who will be able
to use a professional profile defined with
the profession and common to a wide
geographical area in Europe.
• Social partners and professional
organisations (national and European
• Training bodies: training operators,
continuing training advisers and persons
in charge of validating acquired
experience will have access to a modular
training course allowing the shapes of
individual paths to be diversified
• Government departments in charge of
the development of vocational training
(guidance, integration, control of titles
Result Complete common competence standards following ECVET recommendations
Area of application This document is presently used as a reference to compare national competence standards and broadly speaking existing national qualifications.