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National Council for Technical, Vocational and Other Academic Awards, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology

UNEVOC Centre (National Body) since 1994

The Council provides accreditation, validation, examination and certification services for all Technical and Vocational as well as Teacher Training programmes in the country. The programmes range from the National Vocational Certificate to the Higher National Diploma level for TVET; and the Teachers Certificate for Primary Education to the higher Teachers Certificate. It works with institutions, professional bodies, employers and other stake holders to ensure that the training provided and the qualifications awarded by Council reflect the needs of the job market. It establishes a clear and well articulated framework of accredited qualifications, supports the development of credible national occupational standards. It also improves policy through support to research and development.

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National Council for Technical, Vocational and Other Academic Awards, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (NCTVA)

Sierra Leone


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Head of UNEVOC Centre
Mohamed A. Jalloh

UNEVOC Coordinator
Mohamed A. Jalloh

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12 September 2018
UNEVOC Latin American Network Strengthens Ties
During its annual REDITEC meeting in Brazil, the National Council of the Federal Network of Vocational, Scientific, and Technological Education Institutions (Conif), jointly with UNESCO-UNEVOC, organized a UNEVOC Network cluster meeting for Latin America.
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