VALIDATION OF PRIOR LEARNING

Intended for people 23 years and older with a minimum of three years’ work experience.

VALIDATION OF PRIOR LEARNING

The evaluation process

1

Presentation and interview

The process presented along with what documents need to be submitted. Skills and knowledge reviewed with a career counselor.

2

Registration and interview

Skills and knowledge recorded with regard to learning objectives and the situation assessed in a conversation with the assessor.

3

Results and advice

What courses can be evaluated and what courses need to be taken in school? Study opportunities explored with the help of a consultant.

Tækniskólinn's study program

General studies for those who have taken a real skills assessment or are aiming for it but lack general subjects. Only available if enough people sign up.

Fjölbraut Breiðholti

Selected theoretical courses that are useful in both vocational and academic study programs. Studies that can, for example, be useful for real skills assessment students.

Screening lists

Screening lists are the first step towards real skills assessment. You are asked about certain basics in the relevant profession. The results are sent by email and can then be included in a conversation with the career counselor if you wish.

 Only available in Icelandic.

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Validation of prior learning on offer

The validation of prior learning is regularly reviewed in the following disciplines. Next to projects for 2021, there are links to more information. General vocational skills, academic subjects, travel worker, sales representative and service subjects are widely available and it is best to investigate the matter at the nearest lifelong learning center. There may also be co-operation between centers in other sectors.
Bakaraiðn
Bílgreinar
Blikksmíði
Búfræði
Fagnám í verslun og þjónustu
Framreiðsla
Hljóðvinnsla
Húsasmíði
Málaraiðn
Málmsuða
Matartækni
Matvælagreinar
Múraraiðn
Netagerð
Pípulagnir
Prent- og miðlunargreinar
Rafiðngreinar
Rennismíði
Sjúkraliðabraut
Skipstjórn
Stálsmíði
Tölvubraut
Vélstjórn
Vélvirkjun

Barþjónar – Ferðaþjónn – Fiskvinnsla og fiskeldi – Fulltrúar í opinberum stofnunum – Garð- og skógarplöntubraut – Hársnyrtiiðn – Hestabraut – Kjötiðn – Skógur og náttúra – Skrúðgarðyrkja – Slátrun – Starf í matvælaiðnaði – Tanntæknar – Tækniþjónusta – Upplýsinga- og fjölmiðlabraut – Skrifstofubraut – Viðburðalýsing – Ylrækt – Þernur

General vocational skills

Our ability to study or work often turns out to be greater than it seems at first.

Information on validation of prior learning