The goal of Vocational Skills Development programme is to provide youth with knowledge, skills and competencies required of jobs, thus empowering the youth to seize employment opportunities or equip them for self-employment.
The program focuses to train youth from economically disadvantaged backgrounds and provide them with employable skills, coupled with access to employment and entrepreneurship opportunities. This expected to facilitate a process where school dropout youth, both boys and girls, lead self-sustained and economically independent lives.
Identification of potential and deserving youth
Offering vocational skills training in identifies trades
Develop competency standards, course curricula, learning material and assessment standards
Orient learners towards self learning and develop skills in communication
Diversify the programme contents and to establish greater relevance to local socio – economic problems.
Establish linkages with job market and provide career opportunities to trainees.