Qualification standards for employment in the core public administration

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Qualification standards by occupational group or classification

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Qualification standards in relation to official languages

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Definitions related to qualification standards

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Foreign credential recognition and qualification standards

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Alternatives to education for qualification standards

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Legislative basis for qualification standards

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