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Industry Consultation on the Draft Specification of Competency Standards for Elderly Care Service Industry (Community Care and Support)

The Draft Specification of Competency Standards for Elderly Care Service Industry (Community Care and Support) prepared by the Elderly Care Service Industry Training Advisory Committee (ITAC) is now ready for industry consultation. The consultation will last for two months from 7 January to 6 March 2021. The Elderly Care Service ITAC will hold an online briefing and consultation session on 20 January 2021 to gather views from stakeholders on the Draft.

The Draft Elderly Care Service Industry Specification of Competency Standards (Community Care and Support) consists of five main parts:

(in Chinese only)
(1) PEST scan (scanning of political, economic, social and technological factors) Download
(2) New and revised Units of Competency (UoCs) Download
(3) Major functional areas and associated UoCs Download
(4) Grouping of UoCs to UoC Clusters for future reference in the development of training programmes, job competency specifications, Recognition of Prior Learning, etc. Download
(5) The Vocational Qualifications Pathway (VQP) including a roadmap for progression with major job positions and the respective competencies Download
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If you have any other comments on the Draft Elderly Care Service Industry Specification of Competency Standards (Community Care and Support), please submit them to the Qualifications Framework Secretariat via the following channels:

E-mail: evatam@hkqf.hk
Fax: 3106 2035
Post: Units 901-903, 9/F, Sunlight Tower, 248 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong


Online Briefing and Consultation Session on the Draft Elderly Care Service Industry Specification of Competency Standards (Community Care and Support)

Date: 20 January 2021 (Wednesday)
Time: 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Mode: Online ZOOM meeting (login information will be sent to successfully registered participants later)
Medium: Cantonese

Programme Rundown (in Chinese only)

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