National seminar was held on March 26, 2015 at Tomsk State University, Russia

A seminar on the project "Expanding the quality 'spirit' of VET (Q & VET)" was held on March 26, 2015 at Tomsk State University.  32 people participated in the seminar, including managers, teachers and leaders from 23 universities, VET professional colleges, working in the sphere of higher and additional professional education from 9 regions of Russia. The aim of the workshop was to discuss and evaluate the draft guidelines on the organization of quality initiatives developed by the project participants and to make recommendations for its improvement and dissemination. The participants of the discussion noted that this guide offers managers real guidelines to promote a culture of quality, involvement and participation of teachers in quality initiatives and it can give a real support to the leaders who are interested in the introduction of a complete system of quality management. The received results of the discussion will be used to complete the development of the guidelines, as well as for its further dissemination and active use.