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Switzerland renews its declaration on vocational training with the United States

US Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh and Swiss President Guy Parmelin signed the memorandum of understanding. It follows previous cooperation agreements over the past six years. Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. Swiss President Guy Parmelin has approved a declaration of intent aimed at strengthening cooperation with the United States in the field […]

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The ECJ considers that time spent on compulsory vocational training can be working time

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) found that external training required by an employer outside normal working hours can be qualified as ‘working time’ within the meaning of the Working Time Directive. The claimant, an employee, was required to physically attend training at an external location determined by the employer and was subject to the […]

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Cleveland Clinic Professional Autism Training Program

CLEVELAND – Nearly half of 25-year-olds with autism have never held paid employment, according to autism speaks. But research shows that jobs that encourage independence can help reduce autism symptoms. A program at Cleveland Clinic works to prepare students with autism for the job market. Five days a week, Jack Cummings is at work. “I […]

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Vice-President inaugurates “Kausalya Sadanam” – a vocational training center for rural women – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

New Delhi: Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today stressed the need to build an inclusive society that is sensitive to the needs of people with disabilities. He said people with special needs need empathy, not sympathy. Interacting today with staff and trainees at the “Composite Regional Center (CRC) for Skills Development and Rehabilitation of […]

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How the Swiss model of vocational training can create jobs for young people in Kenya

Ideas & Debate How the Swiss model of vocational training can create jobs for young people in Kenya Wednesday, November 10, 2021 National Industrial Training Authority director for industrial training William Mwanza (left) and Hilti Foundation CEO Wallner Werner (centre) at the launch of an apprenticeship project in Nairobi last month. PICTURES | DIANA NGILA […]

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University graduates seeking vocational training

More and more university graduates have turned in recent years, in a context of financial crisis and high unemployment, to the studies offered by vocational training institutes (IEK), hitherto relatively shunned. Research conducted by the Center for Educational Policy Development of the General Confederation of Greek Workers (KANEP-GSEE) has shown that, compared to ten years […]

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TERI expands vocational training for people with disabilities

SAN MARCOS, Nov. 1 – TERI, a San Diego North County-based nonprofit serving people with developmental disabilities, is set to expand its vocational training for people with developmental disabilities at its center professional Tom & Mary Tomlinson on the Charles R. Cono TERI Life Campus in San Marcos. The research-based expanded vocational training, developed by […]

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Government Announces Additional Investment of $200 Million in Technical and Vocational Training

The Ministry of Education reiterated its commitment to technical and vocational training in the country. The ministry announces that it will invest an additional $200 million in technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in the country, as it did in 2020. Last year’s $200 million investment was approved by parliament to support the government’s […]

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‘Why do we rehabilitate vocational training institutions’ | The Guardian Nigeria News

The Nigerian Content Development and Control Board (NCDMB) has explained its investment in the rehabilitation of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions as the centers provide platforms for job creation and empowerment . NCDMB Executive Secretary, Simbi Wabote, who revealed this to Akwa Ibom during the handover of the carpentry and carpentry workshops […]

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Between law school campuses and vocational training — Opinion — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

It is extremely difficult to criticize the precision, timing and genuineness of the purpose of the bill sponsored by Senator Smart Adeyemi representing Kogi West in the 9th Senate titled: ” A bill for an act to amend the law on Legal Education (Consolidation, etc.) by Establishing the Campuses for the Nigerian Law School and […]

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Nasser Vocational Training Center Wins Best Artificial Intelligence in Education Award at GITEX | THE DAILY TRIBUNE

Agencies | dubai The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com His Highness Shaikh Nasser’s Artificial Intelligence Research and Development Center won the Best Artificial Intelligence in Education award at the Gulf and North Korea Information Technology Exhibition and Conference. Middle East (GITEX) in Dubai. The project, presented by the Nasser Vocational Training Center […]

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Expert urges vocational training in South Africa to tackle unemployment

Reports that South Africa now has the highest unemployment rate in the world (34.4%) recently sent shockwaves across the country. According to the latest data published by Stats SA, 7.8 million citizens are out of work – topping the global list of 82 countries monitored by Bloomberg. “I believe the South African facilities management industry […]

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Legislators visit the vocational training center

© Shutterstock Representative Fred Keller U.S. Representative Fred Keller (R-PA) and State Representative Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) recently visited Penn College’s vocational training labs in Williamsport to discuss the future of hand – of qualified work of Pennsylvania. Penn College has educated more than 2,900 students in the industrial, healthcare, and energy sectors. It emphasizes learning. […]

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Vocational training centers will reopen

The virtual reopening of vocational training centers across the country took place yesterday and was chaired by Labor Minister It Samheng and about 200 others. The ministry said it was necessary to reopen the centers in order to train the skilled workforce to work in the current job market. Samheng said that before obtaining the […]

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“UP Government Provided Vocational Training to 26,000 Child Laborers in 4.5 Years” | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: The UP government has provided education and vocational training to 26,933 child laborers over the past 4.5 years, as part of its program to free them from this illegal practice. A government spokesperson said that under the Naya Savera Yojana, implemented by the Ministry of Labor in collaboration with Unicef, the government worked with […]

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The AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the Nasser Vocational Training Center

The AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation (MKF) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Nasser Vocational Training Center (NVTC) to strengthen its partnership in the development of innovations in artificial intelligence and the exchange of experiences between the two entities. The Executive Director, Dr. Abdulla Naser Al Noaimi, signed on behalf of the Nasser Vocational Training […]

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Zain Bahrain signs MoU with Nasser Vocational Training Center to facilitate training, research and innovation

The objective of the agreement is for the parties to cooperate and engage in training, research and innovation activities that will further the achievement of each party’s respective mandates while contributing to the economic growth of Bahrain. Manama: Zain Bahrain, the Kingdom’s leading mobile broadband network operator, recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with […]

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Completion of construction of Chinese-funded vocational training institute in Gwadar, Pakistan

Aerial photo taken on Oct. 1, 2021 shows a view of the Gwadar Technical and Vocational Institute, donated by China, in Gwadar, southwest Pakistan. The institute’s completion ceremony was held in Gwadar on Friday. (Str/Xinhua) ISLAMABAD, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) — The completion ceremony of a vocational training institute donated by China was held Friday in […]

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Records management solution for professional training

With a significant increase in e-learning over the past 18 months, an Australian technology company has developed a solution to help training organizations continue to meet their stringent assessment and compliance requirements. A recent research report from the National Center for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) found that despite COVID-19 restrictions, the number of subjects delivered […]

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TVET institutions will introduce a German-style dual vocational training system by 2022

Technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions across the country will, from 2022, start implementing dual vocational training similar to that underway in Germany. This follows several state-sponsored observation trips to study the German model of TVET, which merges a compulsory work placement with the theoretical training of students in school. The German model […]

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Bipartisan push for skills training focuses on funding and programs

Democrats and Republicans say they are pushing for more job training by seeking federal funding and promoting job opportunities that don’t require a bachelor’s degree. At The Hill’sPerfection for today and tomorrowOn Wednesday, Sen. Mike Braun (R-Ind.) said high schools “need to be where we start teaching life skills.” In an interview with Steve Clemons […]

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Vocational training is essential in India to reduce dependence on jobs in traditional sectors

Today, the idea that to qualify India we must formalize the informal self-learning sector, has gained a lot of traction and it is not hard to see why. The large youth population, which we have often equated with a demographic dividend, needs something tangible to be employable not just in India, but around the world. […]

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Vocational training player Aptech launches its EdTech initiative ProAlley.com

Professionally trained gamer Aptech is investing Rs 17 crore in foraying into the edtech segment with its latest addition to the brand – ProAlley.com. With this, the brand intends to reach a new audience segment – ​​self-paced learners who want to learn and build a career in the growing media and entertainment industry from the […]

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The PIDS study cites the obstacle of young NEETs to vocational training

According to the Philippine Institute of Development Studies (PIDS), financial constraints and poor internet connection are among the major factors preventing young Filipinos from pursuing vocational training. In a study titled “Who are the NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) youth in the Philippines today?”, a research team led by PIDS […]

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Deutsche Aircraft and AERO-Bildung partner to provide professional training for aircraft mechanics

Deutsche Aircraft and AERO-Bildung have signed an agreement to jointly train future aircraft mechanics. Both companies stand out for their long experience in the aerospace industry. This is the first time that Deutsche Aircraft has offered professional training. It is part of an integrated recruitment strategy that supports the growth and ambition of the company. […]

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PosAbilities Academy in Leesburg offers vocational training for children with disabilities | News

Two years after launching a pilot program, a vocational school focused on teaching children with developmental disabilities in Leesburg officially celebrated its grand opening in July. The school – known as PosAbilities Academy – is located on Woodridge Parkway near Lansdowne Resort and was founded by Claudia Skinner who has an 18-year-old daughter named Grace […]

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BACK TO SCHOOL: Volusia Building School; add vocational training | News

Principal Lynn Bruner took on a unique challenge this summer. She was responsible for combining Osceola and Ortona Elementary Schools into the new Beachside Elementary School for the 2021-22 school year. Eventually, Beachside staff and students will once again move from the 1950s-era Osceola campus to the old Ortona campus in Daytona Beach. Next year, […]

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Vocational training agreements and responsibility to reimburse training costs

On January 1, 2021, the Labor Code 2019 with various amendments and innovations aimed at minimizing the burden of administrative procedures for employers as well as better guaranteeing the rights and benefits of employees, entered into force. Correlatively, the provisions relating to apprenticeship, practical training and vocational training agreements are more precise and detailed than […]

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123 youth and female trainees graduated from NRC vocational training program in Hargeisa, Somaliland

The vocational training program aimed to develop the learning skills of displacement-affected youth and women who found themselves in unstable circumstances, with most of them left without any source of income. In addition to providing youth and women interns with vital skills for employment and income generation, the program reduces migration movements and improves peaceful […]

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Vermont retools inmate labor program with job training

MONTPELIER, Vermont (WCAX) — Vermont inmates can work in prison to earn extra money, but the program has encountered a number of hurdles in recent years and has operated in the red. Now officials think they might have a potential fix that could also help address some of the state’s biggest criminal justice issues. While […]

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How Google Singapore helps build in-demand skills

Announcing the opening of 600 additional professional training places for digital marketing and cloud technology, Ben King, Country Director of Google Singapore, also shared details of a new training track, called Data Engineering with Fundamentals of Technology. machine learning. When Google Singapore first launched the Skills Ignition SG program last July, it had one goal. […]

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Vocational training can start in schools

The government is set to launch a pilot project in schools, with vocational training as part of the curriculum from year six. The Ministry of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship has set up a commission to finalize the framework for integrating vocational training into school education as part of the National Education Policy 2020. The committee, […]

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Vocational training startup Kaikeba raises $92M in Series B1

Chinese online professional training startup Kaikeba has raised 600 million RMB (92.4 million USD) in a Series B1 investment. The latest funding builds on a RMB 550 million Series A funding round closed last August by Hillhouse Capital and Gaorong Capital, and will be dedicated to product development and offline expansions. Founded in 2012, Kaikeba’s […]

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Can technical and vocational training fill the void?

Last month’s news that the government is planning a 50% reduced spending on arts subjects for higher education in England was a shock. The proposal that subjects in music, dance, theater and performing arts; Art and design; Media studies; and archeology have been identified as “not among its strategic priorities” seems an unnecessary and damaging […]

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Tutors International explains why a home tutor means parents don’t have to choose

When a young person shows a particular talent for something outside of the regular school curriculum, parents can feel torn between nurturing their talent and ensuring a high quality academic foundation. Elite courses the society, International tutors (TI), say a full-time home tutor is the best way to accommodate professional training without it coming at […]

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Vocational training and education has changed forever due to the pandemic – FE News

A full return to pre-pandemic TVET policy and practice is unlikely, says a new report by @AoC_info published today at the @BritishCouncil #GoingGlobal2021 International Education Conference The report by the British Council and authored by the Association of Colleges outlines how international technical and vocational education and training (TVET) is innovating and changing due to […]

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Vocational training is the answer to modern challenges – Sserwanja

Asadu Sserwanja is the co-founder of the Kyadondo Technical Institute, which provides young people with professional education leading to certification and a diploma. Sserwanja’s decision to establish a professional institute was inspired by his struggle to access higher education. Raised by a mother who struggled to feed her family, Sserwanja found himself stuck after finishing […]

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The global vocational training market is exponential

Dallas, May 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In response to the ongoing global pandemic and its deteriorating impact on employability and business productivity, reliance on skills training is increasing significantly to improve development skills, according to the latest research study from Orbis Research.Several countries supported by the OECD vision highlight the benefits of vocational training […]

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Research on which school model is the best.

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Front Line: Alliances for Skills Training in Difficult Times

As if manufacturers weren’t challenged enough by COVID-19, many are facing shortages of skilled workers to keep their state-of-the-art factories competitive. A 2018 report from Deloitte and the Manufacturing Instituteestimated that the manufacturing industry would have up to 2.4 million jobs to fill by 2028. Last year, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) published a […]

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Students opt for university rather than professional training centers | Education

Phu Yen Vocational Training Center training division head Nguyen Hoang Phong said his school had encountered difficulties for the vocational training program for ninth-graders who failed to pass. enter public high schools because 80% of students were enrolled in continuing education. institutions and only 20 percent of them want to enter its schools. Worse, most […]

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New Education Policy Focuses on ‘Bagless Days’ and Vocational Training | Latest India News

New Delhi The National Education Policy issued by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) offers a wide variety of professional and enriching courses, as well as ‘bag-free’ periods where students focus on vocations. The policy states that students should gain hands-on experience in important vocational trades, such as carpentry, electrical work, metalwork, gardening, or […]

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Reduce the disadvantage of young people from ethnic minorities in access to vocational training

Teenagers from ethnic minorities find it more difficult to access vocational training in Germany than their peers of native descent. The recruitment practices of companies employing apprentices are crucial in this respect. Surprisingly, a new study reveals that employers consider language articulation to be very important. Janina Sohn June 22, 2020 CC0 license, by Pikwizard […]

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Could e-learning represent the future of professional training? – FE News

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic poses significant challenges to all of us, affecting all industries and sectors. Its impact on education has been significant, with near total closures of schools, colleges and universities around the world. Technology training organizations have also been similarly challenged, although some providers, including Wild Code School, have been able to migrate […]

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Before spending more on vocational training, let’s make sure it meets market needs

As lawmakers and students grow weary of the rising cost of higher education, vocational training programs are attracting more attention and funding. But a new report find that these programs are totally out of step with the needs of today’s labor market. To provide a real alternative to higher education, states and schools offering vocational […]

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Schools are not investing enough in vocational training – Baltimore Sun

Talia Richman’s report in the Baltimore Sun yesterday doesn’t surprise me (“Baltimore Schools Vocational Training Programs Fail to Deliver, Report Says,” February 19). Vocational programs have been insufficient for decades. Over the past 40 years that I have run my automotive service and repair business at Columbia, I have found that candidates coming out of […]

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Germany: Foreigners face barriers to vocational training | News | DW

The study, published by the Bertelsmann Foundation on Monday, found that more than half of all “young people without a German passport” fail to secure a place in Germany’s dual vocational education and training system. The so-called dual track system, which also exists in Austria and Switzerland, aims to prepare trainees for non-academic practical work. […]

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Vocational training benefits men more than women, study finds

A new study suggests that a focus on job training rather than college preparatory classes in low-income schools may penalize women. By Seattle Times Staff Reporter A group of researchers wanted to know if high school students in blue-collar neighborhoods would benefit from a focus on job training rather than college preparation. Their study revealed […]

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Why we desperately need to bring vocational training back to schools

An instructor assists a student in a wood fabrication training program in Chicago,… [+] Illinois, USA Photographer: Tim Boyle/Bloomberg Charlie Negron Throughout most of US history, American high school students have systematically learned vocational and vocational skills as well as the three Rs: reading, writing, and arithmetic. Indeed, readers of a certain age are likely […]

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The Minister supports the shift towards greater technical and vocational training

St. George’s, March 18, 2011 (GIS) – A Grenada government minister supports local and regional efforts to expand education for young people to include more technical and vocational subjects. Hon. Glynis Roberts – Minister of Labour, Social Security and Church Affairs – voiced support during her remarks at the opening of a two-day meeting in […]