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What’s the future of apprenticeships in Europe going to look like?
Friday, October 11, 2019

What’s the future of apprenticeships in Europe going to look like?

On October 7, 2019, Cedefop and OECD invited international experts from the field of economics and education to discuss “the next steps for apprenticeship”. Head of division Isabelle Le Mouillour and Dr. Philipp Grollmann represented the BIBB at the symposium in Paris.

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The 2019 BIBB mission in Vietnam
Wednesday, October 2, 2019

The 2019 BIBB mission in Vietnam

The Vietnam VET report 2018, Greening VET and the Vietnam VET Strategy 2021-2030 were the themes in the last BIBB mission in Vietnam in the context of the vocational training cooperation with the National Institute of Vocational Education and Training (NIVT).

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Top performance for Germany
Friday, September 20, 2019

Top performance for Germany

The Cedefop Mobility Scoreboard 2019 is now online. The monitoring tool provides country information on the conditions of mobility for IVET learners in Europe. Germany’s overall performance was upgraded to “very good”. ReferNet Deutschland and the National Agency at BIBB provided the relevant input.

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VET Trends 2019
Monday, September 16, 2019

VET Trends 2019

This special English edition of BWP singles out some of the current subjects to be discussed within the professional community and by the interested public at national and international level. Included are articles on digital transformation, transitions to work and international VET reforms. 

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on the iMOVE website 1st German-African Forum on Vocational Training and Education
Monday, October 14, 2019
on the iMOVE website

1st German-African Forum on Vocational Training and Education

iMOVE, the German-African Business Association and the state of North Rhine-Westphalia's representation in Berlin warmly invite you to attend the education forum on 20 November 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Find out more by the updated programme.

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South Australia to exchange experiences at GOVET
Monday, September 2, 2019

South Australia to exchange experiences at GOVET

The South Australian Minister for Innovation and Skills David Pisoni visited the BIBB on 26 August 2019. The main focus of his trip to Germany was to exchange procedures and strategies for increasing participation in vocational education and training in South Australia.

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on the iMOVE website A training solution for Industry 4.0
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
on the iMOVE website

A training solution for Industry 4.0

Festo Didactic is the world's leading supplier of technical educational institutions and of advisory and educational services for industry.It's fully integrated learning factory now enables people to be systematically prepared for work in digitalised and complex industrial environments.

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on the iMOVE website Distance learning leads to specialist welding engineer qualification
Monday, August 5, 2019
on the iMOVE website

Distance learning leads to specialist welding engineer qualification

The International Association of Welding Technology (GSI) conducts in excess of 20,000 training programmes and examinations in the field of welding. GSI Baltikum has joined forces with the e-learning department at the GSI in Germany to develop a course including integrated distance learning modules.

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Vietnam Vocational Education and Training Report 2017
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Vietnam Vocational Education and Training Report 2017

The report reflects multi-dimensional issues of vocational education and training activities and focuses on the topic of autonomy of VET institutes.

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Launch of the Bridging Innovation and Learning in TVET- project
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Launch of the Bridging Innovation and Learning in TVET- project

The UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre in cooperation with BIBB held the kick-off conference for the Bridging Innovation and Learning in TVET project on 10-11 July in Bonn, Germany.

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on the iMOVE website iMOVE's three-country conference a complete success
Friday, July 12, 2019
on the iMOVE website

iMOVE's three-country conference a complete success

The working visit to Germany by colleagues from the iMOVE offices in China and India and the contact point in Iran at the start of June 2019 was a resounding success and was characterised by intensive discussion.

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Cooperation between social partners and the state
Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Cooperation between social partners and the state

At an international conference staged by BIBB in Siegburg on 3 and 4 April 2019, educational experts from the fields of politics and research highlighted the significance of cooperation between social partners and the state in vocational education and training.

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BIBB is advising Uruguay on VET reform
Friday, May 31, 2019

BIBB is advising Uruguay on VET reform

The BIBB will advise the National Institute for Employment and Vocational Education and Training of the Republic of Uruguay on the introduction of training structures.

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Who will save work? – BIBB and GOVET at „re:publica“ in Berlin
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Who will save work? – BIBB and GOVET at „re:publica“ in Berlin

BIBB and GOVET will be presenting innovative approaches and successful practical examples in VET at the “re:publica” Conference in Berlin from 6 to 8 May.

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BIBB and CÉREQ renew cooperation agreement
Friday, April 12, 2019

BIBB and CÉREQ renew cooperation agreement

BIBB and its French partner institute CÉREQ have concluded a new cooperation agreement. In light of growing global challenges, BIBB and CÉREQ will pool their expertise via such vehicles as joint comparative and cross-border research projects.

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The German VET system

The German VET system

The English BIBB website offers a new section that provides an overview of the German vocational education and training system.

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Work-based Learning as a Pathway to Competence-based Education

Work-based Learning as a Pathway to Competence-based Education

Inspired by research evidence from a diversity of recent national projects, the book offers new insights in conducive factors for learning on the level of the individual subject and the work environment.

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VET Trends 2018

VET Trends 2018

This special edition singles out some of the current subjects to be discussed within the professional community and by the interested public at national, European and international level.

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Quality assurance of company-based training in the dual system in Germany

Quality assurance of company-based training in the dual system in Germany

This brochure contains a structured overview of central quality assurance mechanisms which underlie the company-based part of initial training in the dual system in Germany.

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Modernisation Of Vocational Education And Training

Modernisation Of Vocational Education And Training

BIBB meets the challenge of the increasing globalisation, demographic change and developments in economy and technology by identifying future VET tasks, promoting innovations and developing practically oriented solutions.

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VET Glossary

VET Glossary

The glossary is a source for terms and definitions which are used in the field of vocational education and training. Emphasis is placed on its usage in the context of the German dual system.

look up terms in the VET Glossary