Our work

EOPPEP develops and implements the National Accreditation & Certification System for non-formal education, including initial and continuing vocational training and adult education, and provides scientific support to Vocational Guidance & Counseling services in Greece.

EOPPEP’s principal fields of activity and responsibility are:

 Providers and Educational Framework:

  1. Accreditation/Licensing of Providers of non-formal education (Free Studies Workshops (EES), Private Vocational Training Institutes (ΙΙΕΚ), Vocational Training Centres (ΚΕΚ), Special Centres for vulnerable social groups)
  2. Accreditation of Occupational Profiles
  3. Accreditation of Curricula (in terms of standards and specifications)

 National Qualifications Framework (NQF)

  • Development and implementation of the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) in correspondence with EQF & National Coordination Point for EQF (NCP)
  • National Reference Point for ECVET
  • National Centre for EUROPASS in Greece
  • Equivalencies & Occupational Rights for VET education title holders

Certification of Qualifications:

  • Development of the National System for the Certification of Qualifications
  • Accreditation of Vocational Training & Certification of Vocational Training Institutes (IEK) graduates
  • Certification of qualifications of "Trainers for candidates for car & motorcycle driver's license”
  • Certification of teaching qualification of Trainers for Adults of non-formal education
  • Certification of private security personnel
  • Licensing of Providers for the certification of qualifications & Providers for computer skills certification

 Vocational Guidance and Counseling

  • Scientific and technical support of vocational guidance and counseling services
  • Networking of providers and vocational guidance professionals
  • Career development for youth & adults
  • National Centre of Euroguidance
  • National delegate in the European Lifelong Learning Guidance Policy Network (ELGPN)

 Quality Assurance in LLL 

  • Cooperation in the development and implementation of the National Framework for Quality Assurance in LLL (π3)
  • National Reference Point in EQAVET