Law amending the law on vocational education and higher education (further education system) for adults
(Certification of training elements as part of a public management training at diploma level and the establishment of a certificeringsråd)
WE, MARGRETHE the SECOND, by the grace of God Queen of Denmark, do indeed:
The Danish Parliament has adopted and we know Our consent confirmed the following law:
The law on vocational education and higher education (further education system) for adults, see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 1051 of 29. August 2007, as amended by section 40 of Act No. 207 of 31. March 2008, is amended as follows:
1. Under section 20 shall be inserted:
» section 20 (a). The Minister may order one or more diplomas in management lay down rules to the effect that the programme elements that are implemented as part of a public management training at diploma level and certified, in accordance with article 3. paragraphs 2 and 3, replace the modules of the diploma programme.
(2). The Minister of education shall set up an independent Council to oversee the certification of training elements as part of a public management training at diploma level. The Council, acting on the recommendation of a technical expert Committee decision on the certification of an educational element. Decisions by the Council shall take, may be brought before the Minister of education, when the complaint relates to legal questions. The Council oversees the certified educational elements.
(3). The Minister may, in accordance with the negotiation with the Minister of Finance set rules on certification, the Council and the specialised committees of experts, including on the composition of the Council and the specialised committees of experts, secretariat services to the Council, the Council's treatment of applications for certification, criteria for certification and fee for processing the application for certification. '
The law will enter into force on 15. June 2009.
Given at Christiansborg Palace, on 12. June 2009 Under Our Royal hand and Seal MARGRETHE r./Bertel Haarder