The State Award for Best Training Companies Fit for Future 2022 has been announced. Companies can apply until 1 March 2022 with their good practice examples in the following categories:

  • Apprenticeship marketing and recruitment
  • Apprenticeship practice
  • Digital learning and training
  • + Special prize Explainer videos by and for apprentices

All details on the Austrian National Award and the submission options can be found at: www.ibw.at/fitforfuture

The EuroSkills 2021 in Graz ended on 26 September with a great overall result for the Austrian team.

A total of 33 medals (11 in gold, 12 in silver and 10 in bronze) as well as four "Medals for Excellence" underline the extraordinary achievements of the 54 participants and the excellent work done in vocational education and training.

ReferNet Austria congratulates!!!

More info and all details: https://euroskills2021.com/

Cedefop and the OECD are organizing a joint symposium on "Apprenticeships for greener economies and societies" taking place from 21-22 October 2021. The virtual event focuses on the challenges / opportunities in the transition to a "green economy / society" for apprenticeship training and their implications for politics. More information