|About||Europass is an EU-wide service working to make sure your skills, abilities and qualifications are understood across Europe.|
Europass aims to help you successfully develop your career, gaining employment in different countries, access education and training across Europe and showcase your skills and qualifications by using the European Skills Passport.
The Irish Europass centre is hosted by Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI). Every European country has a NEC. (http://www.cedefop.europa.eu/EN/Index.aspx)
Europass documents are free and available for everyone.
Europass presents 5 key documents in an electronic portfolio - to help employers, education and training colleges or institutions make sense of what you have studied or any training you have completed, see the value of your experiences in the workplace and throughout life.
The Europass CV is a standard CV format used across Europe. Get yourself noticed and your skills and competence understood by using this clear format to outline your achievements to date.
The Europass Mobility is your personal record of any organised periods of time spent in another European Country for the purpose of learning or training- your Mobility Experience.
The Europass Language Passport is the ideal accompaniment to any job application that needs evidence of your language aptitudes.
The Europass Certificate Supplement is provided to people who hold a vocational education and training award. It gives additional information about the award so that people outside your country can easily understand what you have learned and can do.
The Europass Diploma Supplement is issued to graduates of higher education institutions along with the parchment and transcript of results. It helps explain your achievement outside your own country.
Let Europass Show what you know!
European Skills Passport consists of an electronic portfolio of five documents as follows:
1. Europass Curriculum Vitae (CV)
2. Europass Language Passport
3. Europass Mobility
4. Europass Certificate Supplement
5. Europass Diploma Supplement