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Below are links to tools recommended by the Educational Research Institute.


Intended for:

  • Candidates for validation
  • Career counsellors
  • Employers

My Portfolio is a simple to use, online tool for collecting evidence supporting the possession of one’s knowledge, skills and social competence.

Every user may upload their diplomas, certificates, pictures, works, etc. – to put is shortly: any evidence of their learning outcomes.

Intended for:

  • Awarding bodies (AB)
  • Market entities which would like to submit a qualification to the Integrated Qualifications System (IQS)

The Catalogue of Validation Methods consists of two parts:

  • informative – presenting selected validation methods and exemplary techniques,
  • instructional – with information designed to assist in selection of the right method.

Intended for:

Entities operating under the Integrated Qualifications System (IQS) or intending to become active under the system, including the following:

  • awarding bodies (AB) – as a source of inspiration for designing validation,
  • entities submitting qualifications to the IQS – as an aid in determining requirements applicable to validation,
  • external quality assurance entities (EQAE) – as a source of examples of evaluation-related activities.

The Database of Good Practices is a collection of examples for:

  • the performance of validation of learning outcomes,
  • ensuring the quality of the qualification awarding process.



Learn more about the process of incorporating qualifications into the IQS.


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