TVET Vital To Workforce Survival

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Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo, has espoused the view that technical and vocational training will be the key contributor to workplace survival. She made this observation on Thursday while addressing the graduation ceremony for the Competency-Based Training Fund’s (CBTF) graduation ceremony at Hilton Barbados Resort. Emphasising that any country or organisation …

Over 700 To Graduate Under CBTF

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More than 700 Barbadians are set to graduate next month with certification in National or Caribbean Vocational Qualifications provided under the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Council. This is when the Competency-Based Training Fund Management Unit (CMU), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (METI), and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), hosts its second …

Call For More CBTF Public Sector Involvement

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The fourth cycle in the competitive process for grant funding from the Competency-Based Training Fund (CBTF) has been launched, and with it comes a call for more public sector involvement. The appeal came following an information workshop on June 15 at the Savannah Hotel, Hastings, which was attended by over 60 participants, and was aimed at better preparing applicants. Consultant …

CBTF Grant Funding Workshop

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As a precursor to its Fourth Call for Proposals, the Competency-based Training Fund (CBTF) will host an Information Workshop on Wednesday, June 15, at the Savannah Beach Hotel, Hastings, Christ Church. The workshop, which runs from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., is aimed at equipping prospective applicants for funding, namely training providers and employers, with the tools required for submitting …