Professionalization of the Public Service in Ukraine: Adaptation of Public Servants’ Training to the European Standards
Keywords:training of public servants, public service, self-government officials, professional competence.
The article reviews issues in formation of the institute of public service in Ukraine and the existing national
system of training, re-training and qualification improvement of public servants, also the conceptual and practical
approaches of its reform. Terms of “professionalism”, “qualification”, and “competence” are discussed. The
need for introduction in Ukraine the national standards of public servants’ professional training, based on the
European standards, is substantiated.