Validation of prior learning in the Nordic region

– Connecting People and Policies


This policy brief has been developed by the Nordic Networkof Adult Learning (NVL) in order to highlight the results already achieved in the field of validation in the Nordic region, and to point out further actions needed for the implementation of the European Council recommendation.

The knowledge base for the policy brief has been created by the NVLs Nordic Expert Network on Validation. To learn more about the Nordic cooperation in the field of validation, please, visit the network’s website:

You will find the following language versions of the policy brief: Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Icelandic and Finnish.