Comparability of qualification levels The higher education sector has three levels (no more information about levels is stated)
Use of learning outcomes in HE & CE There is a growing emphasis on learning outcomes in Latvia although the term is not widely used and there is not a systematic approach yet
National legislation on EQF levels 5-8 National register of occupational standards - the Draft Vocational Education Law is designed to provide more flexible learning outcomes adequate to the labor market needs. It also states the corresponding EQF levels at the national level.
Level of implementation of NQF A referencing committee will be set up in Sept 2009. By then also the referencing process shall start. Draft referencing report is expected by early 2011
Recognition of prior learning not mentioned
e-Learning implementation 2 EDEN members, no EADL members
Openness to virtual mobility WHO minimal usage, no data and barriers reported