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NVQ

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Education) National Vocational Qualification: a qualification that rewards competence in a specified type of employment
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"National Vocational Qualification Framework (NVQF) was one of the key elements of TVET system and development of level 5 qualification today was yet another step closer to our commitment to culmination of "Skills For All" strategy", he said.
National Vocational Qualification Framework is a component for establishing a uniform national system of vocational training, curriculum, and implementation of Competency Based Training and Assessment that will support implementation of the national goals expressed in the national TVET policy.
National Vocational Qualification Framework (NVQF) is one of the key elements of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) system and development of level 5 qualification is yet another step closer to Pakistan government's strategy i.e.
Some of prominent initiatives included that National Vocational Qualification Framework (NVQF) has been devised and implemented for standardization of skill qualifications across the country.
The Director, Press and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of Education, Mrs Priscilla Ihuoma, in a statement in Abuja, quoted the Permanent Secretary as saying that this would be achieved through the various steps being taken by Government including the recently flagged-off National Vocational Qualification Framework, production of Science equipment/ technical instructional materials, upgrading of physical infrastructure and empowering of out of school youths.
Sri Lanka has about 21000 electricians and data shows that only a few of them are qualified in National Vocational Qualification (NVQ).
Having completed an Apprenticeship in Butchery Skills, he is planning to progress to a National Vocational Qualification Level Four in Food Manufacturing Excellence with award-winning training provider Cambrian Training Company this year.
LEARNERS taking vocational qualifications at Newcastle College are preparing to celebrate their achievements during this year's national Vocational Qualification Day (VQ Day).
Under the programme, the apprentices will be given the opportunity to gain industry sector skills and a National Vocational qualification.
Jobs and training Apprenticeships offer a recognised National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) or Vocationally Related Qualification (VRQ) and a learning allowance or wage.
Recognising the high demand for skill in the country, CABE emphasised the need for a National Vocational Qualification Framework to provide a common reference framework for linking various vocational qualifications and setting common principles and guidelines for a nationally recognised qualification system and standards.
The Level 2 Apprenticeship takes around 18 months to complete and is made up of three parts--an NVQ (National Vocational Qualification) in Food Manufacture, a technical certificate in food manufacture and a certificate in essential skills (numeracy and communication).
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