SJPI Classes Cancelled For Graduation

bgis Notice

The Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) has advised that all classes scheduled for this Saturday, November 11, have been cancelled. The cancellation is to facilitate the graduation ceremony for the SJPI’s Class of 2017, which will be held at the Wildey, St. Michael institution on that day at 6:00 p.m. The SJPI regrets any inconvenience caused. See also: …

SJPI Students To Graduate On Saturday

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The first cohort of students will graduate from the renamed Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) this Saturday, November 11, during the institute’s Graduation and Awards Ceremony at its Wildey, St. Michael auditorium at 6:00 p.m. The 48-year-old institution, formerly known as the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic, was renamed on October 19, by Minister of Education, Science, Technology and …

SJPP Memorial Lecture Now October 19

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The new date for the 13th Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) Memorial Lecture is Thursday, October 19. Dr. Ian Marshall, lecturer at the University of the West Indies, School of Education, Cave Hill Campus, will deliver the lecture entitled: Re-conceptualising Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Barbados and the Caribbean for the 21st Century. It takes place in …

Polytechnic Reflects On Its Origins

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

A week of activities to commemorate the 48th Anniversary of the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP), and the life and times of National Hero, The Right Excellent Samuel Jackman Prescod, got under way today with a church service at the Wildey, St. Michael institution. Under the theme: Reconceptualising SJPP, God’s Plan, the programme comprised praise and worship, Bible reading, musical …

SJPP Week Of Activities Sept 25-29

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) will host a week of activities next week from Monday, September 25 to Friday, September 29. Under the theme “Reconceptualizing SJPP, God’s Plan”, this year’s celebration will commence with a church service on Monday, September 25, at 10:00 a.m. in the SJPP’s Auditorium, Wildey, St. Michael. On Tuesday, September 26, there will be a …

SJPP Students Receive Scholarships

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Three students from the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) are this year’s recipients of the National Ozone Depleting Substance (ODS) Phase Out Support Scholarship. They are Jerrad Roach; Rachad Goring and Ryan Felicien, second-year students in the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (RAC) diploma programme. The students were awarded in a brief ceremony today at the Ministry of Environment and Drainage, …

SJPP Lecture & Alumni Launch

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Re-conceptualizing Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Barbados and the Caribbean for the 21st Century is the topic of the 13th Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) Memorial Lecture, which comes off on Thursday, September 28. Dr. Ian Marshall, lecturer at the University of the West Indies, School of Continuing Education, Cave Hill Campus, will deliver the lecture in the …

SJPP Extends Deadline To April 7

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) has extended its late applications deadline for several of its programmes and courses until Friday, April 7. The programmes and courses are: Animal Husbandry; Crop Husbandry; Landscaping & Horticulture; Agriculture 1; Maritime Operations; Small Engine Repairs; Vehicle Body Repairs 1; Marine Diesel Engineering; Welding Engineering 1; Painting & Decorating; Cabinet & Furniture Making 1; …

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, …

SJPP Open House March 16-17

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) will host an Open House at its Wildey, St. Michael campus on Thursday, March 16, and Friday, March 17, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Students from all secondary schools are expected to tour the facilities and learn more about its programmes and various courses.  Each division will participate by showcasing students’ work, staging …