Vocational education documents will indicate the level of LQF

From 1st January 2017, documents certifying vocational education and vocational qualifications will include reference to the corresponding LQF level On April 5, 2016 The Cabinet of Ministers approved the Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No.194 “Amendments to the Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No.451 of June 21, 2005 “Procedures by which state-recognised documents certifying vocational education and vocational qualification and documents certifying acquisition of a part of an accredited vocational education programme are issued””.

About Latvian Qualifications Framework

Changing the term qualification, developing LQF, consultations on LQF, LQF level descriptors, cycle descriptors for higher education, the Latvian education system with EQF levels, Cabinet of Ministers Regulations on the Latvian education classification, Latvian formal education documents and qualification levels

About Latvian National Coordination Point

Academic Information Centre - Latvian National Coordination Point for referencing LQF to the EQF, NCP\'s tasks and functions, NCPs in other countries

About European Qualifications Framework

EQF development, EQF and learning outcomes, EQF and all types of education, EQF level descriptors, EQF as a tool for comparing qualifications frameworks

Materials from events

Agendas and presentations from conferences and seminars organized by Academic Information Centre - Latvian NCP: development of LQF, referencing LQF to the EQF, experience of another countries in referencing process


EU legislation on EQF, Latvian legislation on LQF and EQF, EQF Series and Newsletters, national referencing reports, studies on EQF, CEDEFOP\\'s publications about NQFs and EQF, ETF\\'s publications on QFs


In Latvia, in Europe, EQF National Coordination Points