Policy Document

Decree on dual vocational education and training

Year

2014

Country

Belgium

Topic

Education

Subtopic

Compulsory Schooling

Regions

BE3: Walloon Region

Main implications

On 11 April 2014, a decree was signed that defined among other things new arrangements for running dual vocational education and training, and the creation of a single status for young people in this programme.

Benefits & Requirements

Coverage: Eligible groups or beneficiaries

All pupils in dual vocational education (second and third stage of secondary education)

Age range

14-18

ISCED levels included in compulsory education

3

Is educational tracking implemented or modified by this document?

No

Read the Law

Original full text source in native language

Moniteur Belge, 31/10/2014
Page: 83580
Numac: 2014029652

Original full text web source in native language

http://www.gallilex.cfwb.be/document/pdf/40838_001.pdf

Secondary Literature & Sources

Secondary literature

Eurydice. "Secondary and Post-Secondary Non-Tertiary Education (German-speaking Community)" (2012). Available at: https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/fpfis/mwikis/eurydice/index.php/Belgium-German-Speaking-Community:Secondary_and_Post-Secondary_Non-Tertiary_Education

Author

Willemijn Bot
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute

Helga A.G. de Valk
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Interface Demography

Data collected in the framework of the Population Europe Research Finder and Archive (PERFAR)

Cite as

SPLASH-db.eu (2014): Policy: "Decree on dual vocational education and training" (Information provided by Willemijn Bot & Helga A.G. de Valk). Available at: https://splash-db.eu [Date of access].