The Qualifications Framework Secretariat (QFS), set up by EDB in June 2009, serves as its executive arm to develop, implement and promote the QF.   The major functions and responsibilities of the QFS are summarized in the following:

  • assisting EDB in the development of the infrastructure of QF, with a view to building a more effective platform for life-long learning;
  • implementing the QF in various industries and sectors; and
  • enhancing the recognition of QF and QF-recognised qualifications locally and internationally.