Framework translation in Croatian

Europski kvalifikacijski okvir za zanimanje timaritelj

Do you speak Croatian? Thanks to our awesome voluntary translators, you can now also use the framework in your own language. Just like the other translations, the document is available in the Resources section of this website.

Framework translation in Portuguese

Bases Europeias para Qualificação como Tratador Profissional

New translations are being added continuously! We hope that Portuguese-speaking zoo professionals and aspiring zookeepers will also find it useful to have their own version of the framework. Not sure how to use it? Some helpful guidance is now available as well! Download the Portuguese translations in the Resources section of this website.

Framework translation in Czech

Evropský kvalifikační rámec profesionálních zookeeperů

All Czech zoos and zookeepers now also have access to the framework in their own language. To download the Czech version of the framework, go to the Resources section of this website.

Structura de calificare europeana pentru meseria de ingrijitor animale din gradini zoologice

Romanian zookeepers, we have now also translated the framework for you! To download the Romanian version of the framework, go to the Resources section of this website.

Europos zoologijos sodų gyvūnų prižiūrėtojų gebėjimų pagrindų ugdymas

More good news for zoos and zookeepers in Lithuania: the framework is now also available in the Lithuanian language! You can download the Lithuanian version of the framework in the Resources section of our website.

Opis Kwalifikacji Zawodowych po Polsku

Good news for zoos and zookeepers in Poland: the framework is now also available in Polish! You can find the Polish translation of the framework in the Resources section of our website.

EPZQF poster 2018

Join the herd, spread the word!

Do you also think that the European Professional Zookeeper Qualification Framework could use a bit more promotion, for example at your zoo or school? Or maybe even at your local government? We’ve made that very easy: just print out this poster and put it up in a nice spot. On the fridge in your keeper […]

EPZQF needs you!

Call for testers

Do you want to improve training for zookeepers? We’re looking for testers to give feedback on the online modules our team have been busy creating. All you need is a phone, tablet, or computer with internet access and some time to review the material (we’ll have a few different versions available for you to test […]

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Andy Beer from Sparsholt College on the EPZQF project

Andy Beer, Director of Zoo Management Studies at EPZQF partner Sparsholt College, discusses the development of the framework and the perceived benefits for Sparsholt College.

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How zookeepers will benefit from the framework at Zagreb Zoo

Davorka Maljković, vice director of EPZQF project partner Zagreb Zoo (Croatia), talks about the value of the European Professional Zookeeper Qualification Framework for her zoo and its keepers.