Accreditation of an education or training provider
DEFINITION: Process of quality assurance through which of an education accredited status is granted to an education or training provider training provider, showing it has been approved
by the relevant legislative or professional authorities by having met predetermined standards.
SOURCE: Cedefop, 2008c, based on Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials, 2003.
Glossary: quality in education and training. CEDEFOP, Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2011.