High quality and sustainable apprentice training in the European Union

Milestones, initial conclusions and future challenges

Coverbild: BWP 3/2020
Ausgabe/Jahr (Jahrgang) 3/2020 (49)
Seite(n) 12-16

This article describes the two most important milestones in the European Union’s support for apprenticeship training — the foundation of the European Training Alliance in 2013 and the creation of a European Framework for Quality and Effective Apprenticeships in 2018. After drawing initial conclusions on what has been achieved thus far, it goes on to explore future challenges including with regard to the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic.