EDHF Common Education Framework – Harmonisation of Dental Hygiene education in Europe
This new Special Ineterst Group which will meet for the first time at ADEE 2016 in Barcelona will be chaired by the EDHF.
Aims and Objectives
This new SIG hosted by the European Dental Hygienists Federation (EDHF) who adopted the resolution Professional Profile and Competences of Dental Hygienists in Europe in Dublin, September 2015. This was the first step in the process of developing a Common Education Framework, CEF, with the purpose to harmonise Dental Hygienist Education in Europe to a common set of knowledge, skills and competences.
The SIG will outline a project plan for developing a CEF on higher vocational or university level according to the European Qualification Framework for Lifelong Learning, EQF level 6, and the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System, minimum 180 ECTS credits.
2016 Meeting Barcelona Spain
The speaisl interest group held its first meeting at the ADEE annual meeting Barcaleona Spain on Thusrday 25th August.
You can acces a report on the SIG meeting here or download the presnetation from this link.