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Europass has a number of benefits associated with it, the principal ones being:

  • It will help citizens to convey their qualifications and competences in an effective way
  • It provides a comprehensive tool for users based on an accessible electronic format
  • It enables people with diverse backgrounds and experiences to gain access to opportunities for learning and employment throughout Europe, particularly by helping people to move between countries or across employment sectors
  • It will promote strong links between education and training, business and industry, ensuring the continuing relevance and adequate appreciation of competences and qualifications
  • Europass is an open system that supports European policy developments related to the transparency of competences and qualifications