This online Handbook provides information to support the delivery of quality guidance services in the FET Sector. The DES FET Strategy clearly outlines in - Section 10 Guidance - the DES  commitment to the development of an FET Guidance Service which is fit for purpose and developed to address the needs of all those attending or wishing to attend an FET programme.The content of this Handbook will develop in line with the national discussions and agreements on the development of the FET Guidance Service, and to provide useful resources to those managing and providing guidance in an FET context. This Handbook is intended to be used by qualified guidance counsellors.

The content of the Handbook is organised into sections, accessed by clicking on the 4 graphics accross/below

Leading the Guidance Service

Delivering the Guidance Service

Policy and Practice Guidelines

and the European Dimension