This page provides an overview on the functionalities and options available for KA120 - Erasmus accreditation in the fields of Vocational education and training, School education and Adult education in Beneficiary module.
Erasmus accreditation is a tool for organisations in vocational education and training (VET), school education and adult education that want to open up to cross-border exchange and cooperation. Award of the Erasmus accreditation confirms that the applicant has set up a plan to implement high quality mobility activities as part of a wider effort to develop their organisation. This plan is called an Erasmus Plan and it is a key part of the application for Erasmus accreditation.
For a quick overview of navigation and basic functionalities in Beneficiary module, please view the eLearning video.
An email notification is sent to the contact persons of the accredited organisation, informing them of the availability of the accreditation in Beneficiary module. See Notifications to project contacts.
Once an accreditation becomes available in Beneficiary module, it can be opened by clicking on the View icon in the list of granted projects.
For information regarding the options and functionalities of the project list, please see Project list.
When opening a KA120 accreditation, the Accreditation details screen opens, consisting of:
Once an accreditation is awarded, it will be available in the Beneficiary module.Accreditations in Beneficiary module can be in one of the following statuses:
Accreditations may be subject to observations or suspensions in certain circumstances. Detailed information on the validity and remedial measures, such as suspension and observation measures for the different accreditations, is available in the programme guides (Erasmus+/European Solidarity Corps). The observation or suspension period will continue until the National Agency determines that the conditions and quality requirements are once again fulfilled, and that the risk of low performance has been addressed by the accredited organisation.
It is also possible for an accreditation to be terminated at any time, such as if the organisation ceases to exist, or by mutual agreement between the National Agency and the accredited organisation. The National Agency may also terminate an accreditation in cases of continued failure to comply with instructions and deadlines, very low performance, or repeated or significant violations of the Program's rules. In such cases, the status of the accreditation will change to Terminated. Please consult the programme guides (Erasmus+/European Solidarity Corps) for additional information.
When selecting Details from the content menu, the general information regarding the accreditation is displayed. You find information on the Programme, Key Action, Action type, Call, Accreditation Code, Accreditation field, Accreditation type, Status, Validity start and end date as well as the National Agency. All information is read-only.
Selecting Organisations from the content menu opens the list of Organisations for the accreditation. You only have the option to View the organisation details by clicking on the blue view icon. You are not able to delete or edit the organisation information. It is also not possible to add organisations. The Create button is inactive.
Only the accreditation owner organisation is listed.
For general information regarding the organisations screen, please see the page Participant organisations in projects.
Changes to the organisation details such as name, legal address etc. must be done in the Organisation Registration system.
Selecting Contacts from the content menu opens the list of Contacts. The contact marked as Erasmus coordinator as well as the Legal representative are displayed.
You only have the option to View the contact details by clicking on the blue view icon. You are not able to delete or edit the contact information. It is also not possible to add additional contacts. The Create button is inactive. For changes to the accreditation contacts, contact the National Agency for an amendment.
For general information regarding the contacts screen, please see the page Contacts in projects.
The duration of the Erasmus Plan does not have to cover the entire programming period until 2027, it can cover a period from two to five years. When an accreditation is awarded and becomes available in Beneficiary module, the contacts of the accredited organisation can access the accreditation details, including the Erasmus Plan with the relevant objectives and details. All information is read-only.
The National Agency will periodically request Accreditation Progress Reports and may request Erasmus Plan updates as part of the report to make sure the plan is and stays up to date. If important changes happen in the organisation, the accredited organisation can also request an update to the Erasmus Plan by contacting the National Agency with their request. The National Agency will decide if an update to the plan is required.
Selecting Erasmus plan from the content menu opens the Erasmus Plan screen, containing the Erasmus Plan Objectives. All information in this screen is read-only. Following information is available:
Use the Version drop-down to access (a) previous version(s) of the Erasmus Plan, where applicable. The screen will update and display the objectives as per selected version.
A new Erasmus Plan version will only be available after it has been finalised in the National Agencies project management system, for example as a result of an Accreditation Progress Report.
When you expand an objective, the Status, Start and End date, Title, Explanation, Timing and Measuring Progress information associated with this objective is displayed. All information is read-only.
Tooltips are available when you hover your mouse over Title, Explanation, Timing and Measuring Progress in the objective details.
An objective can be in one of the following statuses:
From the Reports and updates section of the accreditation it will be possible to complete and submit the Accreditation Progress Report, if requested by the National Agency. See: