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Vocational Training Corporation
مؤسسة التدريب المهني (VTC)

UNEVOC Centre (National Body) since 1995

The Vocational Training Corporation (VTC) in Jordan is a government corporation. Training is the core business of VTC. It offers training programs at the basic working levels (semi-skilled / skilled / craftsman) and is currently working in collaboration with the Al-Balqaa Applied University to implement nine training programs at the level of technical diploma(comprehensive test, community college diploma) and the parallel technical diploma from VTC. In addition, VTC conducts several specialized training programs according to the requirements of the private sector. VTC also offers model skill centers of Excellence:

1- Pharmaceutical manufacturers

2- Renewable Energy and Energy efficiency

3- Water and Environment

As the VTC expanded the provision of its services in all governorates of the Kingdom to serve industrial and population gatherings and civil society institutions, it changed its training patterns based on training in the workplace to provide trainees with the performance skills necessary to practice work.

There are 35 VTC institutes in all governorates, and the number of training sites is (43) sites.


Entrepreneurship and excellence in providing vocational training services, classification of workers and workplaces, and support for small and medium enterprises according to the needs of the labor market.


1.) Train and prepare a qualified and competitive workforce in various vocational specializations and raise their efficiency based on the needs of the labor market through design, implementation and evaluation of training programs according to the highest quality standards in partnership with employers and civil society associations.

2.) Training in the field of training of trainers and supervisors

3.) Training in the field of occupational safety and health

4.) Classify the vocational workers and practitioners,and workplaces according to certified national vocational standards

5.) Provide for establishment and development of small and medium enterprises

Regular tasks

The vocational training programs delivered by the VTC are classified into three types:

- Vocational Programs:these programs are connected with basic work levels as stipulated in the standard classifications of occupations and job description manuals and they include:

1. Craftsman Level:

2. Skilled Level:

3. Semi –skilled Level:

- Technical Upgrading:

- Short Term Training Programs:

- Training Programs for the Associate Degree (Diploma) in Corperation

Trainining in the field of occupational safety and health.

Provide for establishment and development of small and medium enterprises

Focus and interest

Work area

Which of the following fields is the UNEVOC Centre working on?
Sharing knowledge about TVET
  Secondary focus
Developing knowledge
  Secondary focus
Developing and building capacities
  Secondary focus


Who are the beneficiaries of the UNEVOC Centre's work?
  Secondary focus
  Secondary focus
Policy makers
  Secondary focus
Private sector
  Secondary focus

Engagement interest

What is the highest level of engagement the Centre is interested in in the following fields?
Greening of TVET institutions and skills
   Interested to learn
  Interested to contribute
OER and Online Learning
Interested to lead
Equity of access in TVET
Interested to lead
Gender equality in TVET
Interested to lead
Fostering entrepreneurship
Interested to lead
Industry 4.0 / Smart production
   Interested to learn

Activity interest

Which types of activities is the UNEVOC Centre most interested in?
Capacity development projects
Highly interested
Policy oriented projects
Highly interested
Knowledge development
Highly interested
Workshops and conferences
  Moderately interested

Regional collaboration interest

What are the UNEVOC Centre's collaboration interests?
Within my cluster
Highly interested
With Africa
  Moderately interested
With the Arab States
Highly interested
With Asia and the Pacific
  Moderately interested
With Europe, CIS and North America
  Moderately interested
With Latin America and the Caribbean    Not interested


مؤسسة التدريب المهني (VTC)
obied bin aws - rawnaq district
jordan- amman -8th circle near ministry of public works and housing
00962 amman


local time now: ~08:54 ±1 hour daylight saving time

Head of UNEVOC Centre
Engineer Ziad Obeidat

UNEVOC Coordinator
Engineer Ziad Obeidat

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13 November 2014
Jordanian delegation visits UNESCO-UNEVOC
UNESCO-UNEVOC welcomed a delegation from Jordan including representatives of two UNEVOC Centres in Jordan to its premises on 10 November 2014. The delegation came to Bonn with the aim of learning more about UNESCO-UNEVOC, and in particular the UNEVOC Network.
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