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Vocational guidance

Involves helping individuals to learn about opportunities for education, training and work and facilitating their career planning. It includes vocational orientation and counselling and may be given in schools, training centres, or undertaken in specialised offices or institutions.
Source: NCVER 2013, Australia
Advice and direction given to people to enable them to make informed choice about the kind of working life for which they are suited and which matches their aspirations.
Source: Ministry of Labour 2005, Jordan

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