Referencing the Latvian education system to EQF
On 14 February 2011, a national conference “Referencing the Latvian education system to the European Qualifications Framework” was held to initiate discussions about the referencing of Latvian system to the EQF. this conference was arranged by the Academic Information Centre and it was attended by representatives from ministries, national agencies, education governing institutions, education establishments, employers’ organizations, trade unions, as well as from other institutions related to education participated.
Conference agenda and presentations are listed below.
Mr. Andrejs Rauhvargers, Secretary General of the Latvian Rectors’ Council
Added value of European Qualifications Framework LV
Mr. Sean O’Reilly, National Qualifications Authority of Ireland, Project Officer
The National Qualifications Framework of Ireland EN
Ms. Carita Blomqvist, Finnish National Board of Education, Recognition and International Comparability of Qualifications, Head of Unit
The National Qualifications Framework of Finland EN
Mr. Olav Aarna, Estonian Qualifications Authority, Member of the Board
The National Qualifications Framework of Estonia EN
Mr. Dmitrijs Kuļšs, LR Izglītības un zinātnes ministrijas Politikas koordinācijas departamenta direktora vietnieks – Mūžizglītības attīstības nodaļas vadītājs
Latvian levels of knowledge and skills LV
Mr. Baiba Ramiņa, Director of Academic Information Centre
Knowledge, skills, competence: level 1-4 LV (working group I)