Czech National Training Fund
The National Training Fund was founded by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (MoLSA) in 1994 aimed to develop human resources, support lifelong learning, employment and social development in the Czech Republic. The Guidance Services Support Unit (GSSU) was established within the NVF in 2006 and its main activities are research focussed on guidance services provided by PES, adult, further and higher education institutions. GSSU closely co-operates with the MoLSA and other bodies involved in provision of guidance services, supports research and innovation, publication activities focusing on educational and vocational guidance, organises information events and specialized events, participates in conception work related to the development of the Czech guidance system. GSSU is an active member of the Association of School Educational Counsellors and the Association of University Guidance Counsellors. Both of the associations aim to improve counsellors initial and further education.
Staff involved in the NICE Network: