What is it?

Introduction to the course

On this course, participants learn how to contribute to the development of inclusive vocational training systems and programmes designed to overcome the barriers faced by disadvantaged groups and individuals. This e-learning training is organized in close collaboration with the ILO's Employment Department, its Skills and Employability Branch, and Humanity & Inclusion - Handicap International. It is intended for those who are motivated to learn how to improve the outreach, quality and relevance of vocational training for all.

Target audiences

Policymakers and technical advisors of ministries of employment/labour and education; members of skills councils, national TVET authorities and similar institutions; representatives of workers' and employers' organizations involved in skills development; experts and technical staff working in the field of TVET planning and in CSOs and NGOs working with vulnerable groups; specialized institutions from the public, private and not-for-profit sectors that are working on gender issues, informality and the integration of persons with disabilities.


This course provides practical guidance for assessing and building inclusive TVET and skills development systems catered to a range of groups and individuals, such as women, persons with disabilities, people living in rural areas, migrant workers, and people working in the informal sector.