Trinidad and Tobago
UNEVOC Cluster: Caribbean
UNEVOC Network Member since: 2019
Type: Uni/Research

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National Training Agency (NTA)


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Description

Established in 1999, the National Training Agency (NTA) serves as the single, national institution with full responsibility and authority for the planning, co-coordinating and regulation of technical and vocational education and training in Trinidad and... <show more>


Mission

To be a key facilitator for the development of a highly skilled, enterprising and globally competitive workforce, in support of the sustainable economic and social development of Trinidad and Tobago. Moreover, NTA aims to regulate and harmonise the quality,... <show more>


Objectives

The objectives of the NTA are to

  • Strengthen the national TVET landscape and programmes through close collaboration with key stakeholders to increase industry relevance, student access and portability of qualifications,
  • Become a str... <show more>

Regular Tasks

  • Formulate relevant TVET policies and plans,
  • Establish management mechanisms for TVET development,
  • Conduct labour market research,
  • Set national occupational standards of competence,
  • Develop National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs)
  • Su... <show more>


Contact

Head:

PAULINE WHITEMAN



Coordinator:

Dr. Patrice Parris Searles
Function: Manager, Research, Planning and Development
Department: Research, Planning and Development
E-Mail: *****
Tel: *****
Tel (mobile): *****
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Address:
National Training Agency (NTA)
Research, Planning and Development
140-142 Mulchan Seuchan Road
501345 Chaguanas
Trinidad and Tobago

(local time now ~07:12 - not accounting for daylight saving time)


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page date 2012-06-26

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