BVTB Application Dates Extended

Julie Carrington Ministry News

Members of the public still have a few more days to sign up for the skills training courses offered by the Barbados Vocational Training Board (BVTB). The deadline for the receipt of applications has been extended to Friday, June 9.  Interested persons may sign up for masonry, carpentry, joinery, steel bending, skidsteer loader, heavy duty (backhoe), and tractor operations, at …

BVTB Offices To Close Thursday

Malissa Brathwaite Ministry News

The offices and training centres of the Barbados Vocational Training Board (BVTB) will be closed this Thursday, April 27, to facilitate a staff development workshop. Regular business operations will resume on Tuesday, May 2, following the public holidays on Friday, April 28, and Monday, May 1. The BVTB apologises for any inconvenience caused. malissa.brathwaite@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE BVTB Application …

BVTB Graduates Awarded CVQs

Malissa Brathwaite Ministry News

The Barbados Vocational Training Board (BVTB) has awarded a number of first-time Caribbean Vocational Qualifications (CVQs) to 186 new graduates. Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour, Yolande Howard, made this disclosure recently, while delivering the feature address at the Board’s Graduation Ceremony, at the Lester Vaughn School. She outlined the newly-certified areas of study as: Food Preparation and Cookery, …

Deadline Extended For TVET Forum

Malissa Brathwaite Notice

The deadline for nominations for the International TVET Youth Forum has been extended until tomorrow, Friday, March 24. The two-day forum will take place on October 14 and 15 in the United Arab Emirates, during WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017. Expenses will be covered for the successful participant to attend the event. Young persons between the ages of 18 and 24, …