INFQE - The National Institute for Training of Education Staff is a public institution, endowed with legal personality and administrative, financial and patrimonial autonomy.
INFQ is a organ of oversight and supervision of the Ministry of Education (MED), and is also a Public Institute of the Social Sector. Its purpose is to manage and implement policies aimed at teacher education, as well as creating strategies to support teachers in the classroom.
In the genesis of its creation is the extinct National Directorate of Training of Teaching Staff, which was concerned with the politics of the initial, continuous formation and the requalification and overcoming of the teachers in the different levels of education.
The National Institute for Training of Education Staff aims to manage and implement policies aimed at the professional training of teachers, as well as creating strategies that aim to support teachers in the classroom.
The National Institute for the Training of Education Staff has as its mission the organization, coordination, execution and monitoring of the training policies of trainers, teachers, technicians and specialists in the administration of education.