“Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson


Service Delivery


Quality Framework

Quality Framework









The AEGS provide a range of services and activities which have been underpinned and informed by the National Guidance Forum Quality Framework (NGF; 2007).

Some of the key themes include the following:

Informing; Advising; Counselling; Assessing; Teaching and learning; Enabling; Advocating; Networking; Providing Feedback; Managing; Mentoring and Innovating Systems Change

Click on this link below for the report.

Guidance for Life. An Integrated Framework for Lifelong Guidance in Ireland,  (2007) National Guidance Forum Report


NCGE will be working with the National Forum on Guidance and FET guidance providers to further develop quality guidelines for guidance provision.

These guidelines will be informed by the European Lifelong Guidance Policy Network (ELGPN). 

Click on the link below for a summary of report.

ELGPN Tools No.5: Strengthening the Quality Assurance and Evidence-Base for Lifelong Guidance. 


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