DEFINITION 1: Any organisation or individual providing education or training services.
COMMENT: education and training providers may be organisations specifically set up for this purpose, or they may be other, such as employers, who provide training as a part of their business activities. Training providers also include independent individuals who offer services.
SOURCE: Terminology of European education and training policy-a selection of 100 key terms 2008, CEDEFOP, Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, EU.
DEFINITION 2: Organisation that provides education/training , either as a main or ancillary objective. This can be a public educational institution as well as a private enterprise, non-governmental organization or non-educational public body.
SOURCE: Adapted from UIS Glossary, UIS-UNESCO.