Federal Agencies Involved in IC-VPET and SFUVET

The following federal agencies include international cooperation in vocational and professional education and training (IC-VPET) activities in their strategic guidelines and objectives. Their IC-VPET activities are supported by the Swiss Federal University for Vocational Education and Training (SFUVET). SFUVET is an administrative entity of the EAER and also serves as a competence centre for VPET development. Its main activities include training VPET actors, VPET research and international cooperation.

EAER: State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI)
International cooperation in education and professional qualifications, International cooperation in vocational and professional education and training

EAER: State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)
Economic Cooperation and Development
Market-oriented skills

FDJP: State Secretariat for Migration (SEM)
International cooperation
Trainee programmes (german)