Online learning

Building Personal Competence Development Plans (PCDP) with Individual study paths


This course is a 1 week module taught in Finland and can be combined with other modules.

  • Introduction to the Personal Competence Development Plans (PCDP) of Finnish VET
  • Assessing competence: Recognition of prior learning and accreditation of competence
  • VET teachers drafting the Personal Competence Development Plans (PCDP), case studies
  • Demonstration and assessment of competence at the workplace
  • Workplace Instructor training for on-the-job partners
  • Student guidance and counselling process cross the professional sectors
  • Introduction to TAKK Student Services
  • Start-kit for building high quality VET student services

Learning Outcome

The participant has created an understanding on the meaning and structure of the individual study planning in Finnish VET system and can draw up a development plan to  to his or her home organisation practices in student services.

Target Group

VET Managers and Teachers


Tampere Adult Education Centre TAKK

One of the top providers of vocational adult education services and competence for the labour market. TAKK’s strengths are competence-based education, individual student guidance, strong working life connections and customer-driven solutions.

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