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Section highlightHouses into homes This report details findings to emerge from the evaluation during the first six months of delivery (April to September 2012).
Written Statement - Update on tobacco policy »Standardised packaging of tobacco products and Sub Committees on The Smoke-free Premises etc. (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2012.Learn more »
Living Longer: Ageing Well
- ‘Enterprise Troopers’ set to storm Wales’ primary schools
- “Wales is leading the way on Sustainable Procurement” – Jane Hutt
- Living Longer: Ageing Well
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- Business and economy
- Children and young people
- Culture and sport
- Education and skills
- Environment and countryside
- Equality and diversity
- Health and social care
- Housing and community
- Improving public services
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Section highlightAccess to information
The Welsh Government has followed the principles of openness in government for many years. Find out how you can make a freedom of information request or see requests that have already been made.
Sky lanterns: environmental and risk assessment »To establish an evidence base to help any future policy decisions on sky lanterns and helium balloons.Learn more »
- Higher Education (Wales) Bill: Technical consultation
- Renting Homes White Paper
- Continuity and Change - Refreshing the Relationship between Welsh Government and the Third Sector in Wales
- Strategic Environmental Assessment: Environmental Report, Rural Development Plan for Wales 2014-2020
- The draft School Governors’ Annual Reports (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2013
- The future of agricultural statistical data collection methods in Wales
Featured consultation »Implementing the Domestic Fire Safety (Wales) Measure 2011
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Section highlightFurther and Higher Education (Governance and Information) (Wales) Bill 2013
Removes a number of technical restrictions and controls on colleges without changing the principal powers of colleges to provide further, higher and secondary education.
Legislative programme 2012 - 2013 »
Addressing the Assembly in the Senedd today, the First Minister, Carwyn Jones, detailed the eight bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the second year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightCommunity Infrastructure Levy
Local authorities can charge a Community Infrastructure Levy on new developments to support the infrastructure needed.
2nd Supplementary Budget 2012-13 »
Proposes a number of changes to the 1st Supplementary Budget for 2012-13, which was published on 26 June 2012.Learn more »
All publications produced by the CQFW can be downloaded here.
If there is anything that you require that is not available on the website please contact the CQFW team on firstname.lastname@example.org.
A document about European vocational education and training initiatives.
There are a number of initiatives and developments taking place across Europe to help you to transfer your work skills, or to continue your education or training in other countries.
The CQFW Handbook formalises the approach for developing a credit and qualification system and has been endorsed through the CQFW Common Accord Forum (CCAF).
Qualifications are different in different countries. However there are some clear stages people move through in education, training and work that are common to most countries. This makes it possible to draw broad comparisons, rather than direct equivalences, between qualifications and their levels ...
The European Qualifications Framework (EQF) is a reference framework that links the qualifications of different countries together.
Industry, commerce and sector Skills Councils, which represent employers, have been heavily involved in developing new qualifications to make sure they are fit for their intended purpose. Some qualifications are based on national occupational standards. An essential piece of the vocational qualific ...
An essential piece of the vocational qualifications reform programme is the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF), part of the wider Credit and Qualifications Framework for Wales. The leaflet included provides information on the Qualifications and Credit Framework for employers.
The Credit and Qualifications Framework for Wales (CQFW) allows employers to compare all types of qualifications. Credit is a way of recognising all types of learning achieved - whether the learning is in college, the workplace, or in the community (for example, evening classese). The leaflet inclu ...
Vocational qualifications in Wales, England and Northern Ireland come under the Qualifications and credit framework (QCF). They give you the opportunity to get the qualifications you need in a way the suits you. They are designed with the help of employers, so you will be gaining the skills and kno ...
Standard paragraphs, that can be accessed via the downloadable document, relate to the Credit and Qualifications Framework for Wales (CQFW) and the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). Organisations can use these standard texts in their own promotional material. Organisations can choose the p ...
This Diagram provides information related to the higher education qualification levels in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Credit is a currency for learning which can be used to compare learning and qualifications.
The CQFW was introduced in 2003 as a fully inclusive learning framework.
This booklet describes, in general, what credit is and how it can be used in Wales.