First e-Competence Assessment certificates handed out

Like in the Curriculum Profile development in the European Commission e-leadership initiative ‘European Guidelines and Quality Labels for new Curricula Fostering e-Leadership Skills’ EXIN also bases the e-Competence Assessment ( on the e-Competence Framework (e-CF) (, a method that describes the professional skills of IT professionals in 40 sections at different levels. The framework is intended for providers and consumers of ICT services, ICT professionals and their managers, HR departments, the public sector and educational institutions. Through this framework, transparency is promoted in the international ICT labour market. In the coming years EXIN will release more e-CF related services on the market.