PLIRC Document Database

The PLIRC Document Database is an initiative of the Prior Learning International Research Centre (PLIRC) at Thompson Rivers University. Intended for scholars, practitioners, and policy-makers, the database provides a free, full-text resource of research-related documents in the area of prior learning assessment and recognition.

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CAPLA RPL Boot Camp

CAPLA’s recognition of prior learning (RPL) Boot Camp on October 14th and 15th is for the brave, strong and disruptive innovator who wants to improve the way we acknowledge learning in Canada! … more

Prior Learning Assessment

PLA resources allows students to earn credit toward a course or program offered by a post-secondary institution if they can demonstrate, through a systematic and valid assessment process, that the learning is equivalent to that which normally would be acquired through conventional study at the post-secondary level.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of prior learning is an educational response to the need to widen
participation in education and training for economic advancement and social inclusion. See recent scholarly articles in Google Scholar.

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