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, …

Quarter Million Spent On CVQs

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

Government has spent approximately $250,000 on the development of Caribbean Vocational Qualifications (CVQs) in secondary schools. Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, made this disclosure earlier this week, at the ceremony to award CVQs to over 100 secondary students from across the island, at the Princess Margaret Secondary School, Six Roads, St. Philip. The Minister pointed out …

Vocational Education The Right Path

Deirdre Gittens Top Stories

Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, has described technical and vocational certification, such as Caribbean Vocational Qualifications (CVQ), as the “right pathway for education in Barbados”. He made this comment yesterday while addressing a presentation ceremony for the first group of secondary school students to receive Caribbean Vocational Qualifications (CVQ) in Barbados, at the Princess Margaret Secondary …

CVQs To Be Awarded At Month-End

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Over 100 secondary school students who have achieved full Level 1 Caribbean Vocational Qualifications (CVQs) or Units of Competence will be presented with their CVQ certificates or statements respectively, at an awards ceremony on Monday, October 31, at Princess Margaret Secondary School, Six Roads, St. Philip. The number includes 36 students from The Alleyne School; 26 from Springer Memorial; 18 …