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Skills development

Parent term: Skills

1 child term

The acquisition of practical competencies, know-how and attitudes necessary to perform a trade or occupation in the labour market.
Source: EU Commission 2012, Europe
(also called Skill formation) The development of work-related skills or competencies through vocational education and training.
Source: NCVER 2013, Australia
The development of skills or competencies which are relevant to the workforce.
Source: UNEVOC/NCVER 2009, Global
The process through which learners and workers are systematically provided with learning required as qualifications for a job or range of jobs in a given occupation area.
Source: TESDA 2010, Philippines

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