The National Authority of Qualifications and Quality Assurance for Education and Training (QQA) was launched in realization of Bahrain’s Economic Vision 2030, particularly, the National Education Reform Project. This Project aims to contribute to the sustainable development through the fundamental improvement of the Bahraini education sector that starts with the promotion and enhancement of the human capital’s educational and vocational skills.
Decree No. (83) of the year 2012 was issued with respect to the organization of the National Authority of Qualifications and Quality Assurance for Education and Training (NAQQAET), to reflect the new mandates and scope of work entrusted to the Authority. This Authority is attached to the Council of Ministers and will be supervised by the Minister chairing the board.
The Vocational Review Unit (VRU) seeks to ensure that the quality of vocational provision is at a level required by employers and that it provides the range and level of skills required by a dynamic economy. Following an extensive period of pilot and development work, the VRU commenced its first review cycle in September 2008.
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