Dual VET has a long-standing tradition in the Donor Committee’s four member countries. During recent years, this topic has gained broad international interest. Thanks to their practice-oriented and labor market relevant training, young people with a dual VET background are particularly successful in entering the world of employment. Accordingly, dual VET is regarded as an important reason for the low youth unemployment rate in Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein, and Switzerland.
The DC dVET study at hand presents the core elements of the dual systems of Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein and Switzerland. It provides information on the following topics: