|FRAMVEGIS CENTER FOR LIFELONG LEARNING (ICELAND)
Framvegis Centre for Lifelong Learning is a private educational company and VET provider specialized in educational courses for people working in health and social care, the public sector, secretaries and unemployed. The centre is located in the capital area of Reykjavík where most of the learners come from, but a growing number of learners all over the country attend online distance courses provided by the centre. Framvegis works closely with local comprehensive secondary schools and the labour market. Framvegis works in collaboration with the Directorate of Labour in Iceland developed and executed a four week program for unemployed men, aged 55-65, which was very successful. The centre has also developed a four week program for young unemployed men, aged 18-25, which will start off this spring. The centre is working on enabling the unemployed to attend a number of courses Framvegis is offering.