The academic tutor guides people in their training paths, especially during work experience schemes (internship, apprenticeship…) to make them qualify and to encourage their employability. The tutoring activity depends on the type of school (university, college, VET, higher education…), the type of training (technical, vocational…) and the type of trainees (young people, employees, unemployed).

Over Europe, all professional training centers have to improve the interconnexion between teachers and professionals for a real improvement of the global quality. Various experiences, projects, initiatives and results should be shared to design a Qualification Profiles at EU level.