Validation / Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) in the Nordic Countries
Current Nordic projects in validation
• Joint Actions in Validation of Learning (JAVaL) (third sector)
• Methods of discovering what competencies popular adult education develops in the participants
• Nordic network for validation in vocational training
• “Nordport” - the use of portfolio and e-portfolio
OECD work on RNFIL
Recognition of non-formal and informal learning and related issues (national qualifications systems, national qualifications frameworks, European Qualifications Framework, ECTS, ECVET etc.) on the OECD web site www.oecd.org/edu/recognition.
Valuation and validation of non-formal and informal learning in Norway- experiences and challenges 2007. By Torild Nilsen Mohn, Vox.