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2017-10-20 09:55:10

Train the Trainer Program

The ‘Train the Trainer Program’ to empower persons with disability was held from 20 to 22 September for private sector institutions, field officers of National Apprentice and Industrial Training Authority (NAITA) and Vocational Training Authority (VTA). The Policy Development Office of the Prime Minister’s Office has established a Sub-Committee on Vocational and Technical Training focusing on Persons with Disability to enable vocational training schools to absorb more PwDs in the near term, the committee recommended conducting a Train the Trainer program under a pilot scheme. Over 35 participants from various districts took part and were benefitted through this three-day program.