Webinars & Workshops

Learn About National and Regional Qualifications Frameworks, Recognition of Prior Learning, Qualifications Management Systems, Quality Assurance, Recognition of Qualifications, Microcredentials, Monitoring and Evaluation from the practitioners and relevant institutions. Presentations and pedagogic videos guide you into this domain. ACQF Peer Learning Webinars and Training Programmes foster knowledge circulation, sharing of good practice and mutual trust. In 2020-2022 ACQF carried out 15 Peer Learning Webinars in which 32 national and regional cases from Africa and 12 from other regions of the world (Europe, Asia, Middle East) were shared and discussed. The 2 "ACQF Training Weeks" (April and September 2022) generated a rich knowledge base reflected in over 50 presentations on all key topics.
Ghana Develops Ecosystem of Comprehensive NQF-RPL-CATS Ghana Develops Ecosystem of Comprehensive NQF-RPL-CATS
Feb 26, 2024 09:30 AM to Mar 01, 2024 03:30 AM

ACQF-II partners with GTEC, CTVET and other relevant institutions to develop the new comprehensive NQF, and the related policies (RPL and CATS). A full week of consultation and dialogue, led by GTEC, for design of the new ecosystem. The final outputs of this participative process are planned for December 2024.

Maputo: Making Qualifications Frameworks operational in a changing world (part III) - Annual Conference Maputo: Making Qualifications Frameworks operational in a changing world (part III) - Annual Conference
Dec 05, 2023 07:00 AM to Dec 06, 2023 03:30 AM Maputo (Mozambique),

The 2023 ACQF annual conference concludes the cycle of the training workshops 2023. The agenda combines panels and interactive sessions, and delves into the themes: lifelong learning, new skills, qualifications and credentials, digitalisation in NQFs, social inclusion. Information on the African Union Year of Education (2024) will be shared.

The Freetown NQF Training Workshop (Part I) The Freetown NQF Training Workshop (Part I)
Nov 26, 2023 09:00 AM to Dec 01, 2023 05:00 PM Freetown, Sierra Leone,

The government of Sierra Leone and the key stakeholders are determined to develop a contextualized and effective National Qualifications Framework (NQF), comprehensive and inclusive of all levels and types of qualifications and able to deliver on the objectives of quality, transparency and portability of skills and qualifications for lifelong learning, employability, social justice, and contributing to the green and digital transformation.

Nairobi: Making National Qualifications Frameworks (NQF) operational in a changing world (part I) Nairobi: Making National Qualifications Frameworks (NQF) operational in a changing world (part I)
Oct 09, 2023 06:00 AM to Oct 11, 2023 02:00 PM Nairobi (Kenya),

Capacity Development and networking programme 2023: programme of 3 workshops - in Nairobi, Accra, Maputo. The training program of the project ACQF-II in 2023 contributes to enhance knowledge and understanding on the development and operationalization of NQFs: moving from initial ideas to policies, and from policies to action. Refer to the Agenda for all details. Start-end: 09.00 - 17.00 East Africa time.

Towards Eswatini RPL Policy and Guidelines: RPL training workshop Towards Eswatini RPL Policy and Guidelines: RPL training workshop
Sep 27, 2023 from 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM Hilton Garden Inn, Mbabane - Eswatini,

This workshop is co-organised by Eswatini Qualifications Authority (EQA) and the ACQF-II project. It gathers representatives from public institutions, education and training community, professional bodies and social partners. The workshop is part of the technical visit to Eswatini, focused on identification and discussion of major features of the future RPL Policy and Guidelines.

Rumo ao QNQ da Guiné-Bissau - Towards NQF in Guiné-Bissau Rumo ao QNQ da Guiné-Bissau - Towards NQF in Guiné-Bissau
Jul 31, 2023 09:00 AM to Aug 04, 2023 05:15 PM Meeting room - Hala Hotel, Bissau,

The 2nd national workshop on the NQF development process takes place from 31/July to 4/August 2023, in Bissau. The workshop gathers the members of the NQF working group and other key stakeholders. The draft NQF Concept document was discussed, agreed and prepared for finalisation. The action plan until June 2024 was agreed, with concrete steps towards the NQF Policy Document.

Inaugural event ACQF-II: 11-13 July 2023, headquarters of the African Union, Addis Inaugural event ACQF-II: 11-13 July 2023, headquarters of the African Union, Addis
Jul 11, 2023 09:30 AM to Jul 13, 2023 04:30 PM

The project ACQF-II supports implementation of the main areas of activity defined in the ACQF Policy Document (final version of 17 November 2022, section 3.4), thereby establishing the basis for sustainable and effective functioning of the ACQF as a policy instrument. The project ACQF-II builds on the policy and technical basis developed by the first phase of the ACQF project (2019-2022). The event is hybrid and multilingual (English-French-Portuguese).