O1: What we have collected so far…

Good news! The data collection phase for the development of the Output 1 of our project (Analytical paper on quality assurance practices in career guidance) is finished! The draft version of the paper will be produced briefly and the final version should be ready sometimes during this summer. We are looking forward to sharing this document with the community.

Just a short update on what quality standards and awards were analysed. For more information on the type of data that we collected, please also check this article.

Quality standard / awardType of standard
(individual counsellor / organization)
European Federation of Career Guidance and Bilan de Compétences (FECBOP) – Quality standard and labelling procedureorganization
European Federation of Career Guidance and Bilan de Compétences (FECBOP) – Competence standard and certification procedureindividual
National Career Counselling Awardorganization, individual
National Register of Qualification – Career Counsellorindividual
Improve (project within Grundtvig programme)individual
Austrian Institute on Vocational Training Research (öibf) – Information, Counselling and Orientation in Education and Vocation (IBOBB)organization
Austrian Academy of Continuing Education (WBA) – WBA certificate and WBA diplomaindividual
Matrix Standardorganisation
Quality in Careersorganisation
Noloc erkend loopbaanprofessional / Career guidance professional, recognized by Nolocindividual
Register Loopbaanprofessional / Registered Career guidance professionalindividual
OVAL-keurmerk / Quality standard provided by OVAL, the dutch branche organization of organizations providing services in the fields of work, careers and vitality.organization
Blik op Werk / Quality standard provided by an independent quality assurance organization to organizations providing services in the field of sustainable employment and integrationorganization
Register for educational and vocational guidance practitioners (Berufsberatungsregister BBRegister)individual
KQB Customer oriented quality assurance system for educational guidanceorganization
QBM Quality Model for career guidance in  the federal state of Berlinorganization
Certified career guidance provider (Federal State of Hessen)organization
Certified career guidance practitioner (Federal State of Hessen)individual
BeQu-concept for Quality Development in Career Guidance and Counsellingorganization
Recommendations for guidance in Schoolsorganization
Qualité Totale CIBC (skills audit, France)organization