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SCHOOL MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

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A school management training took place from 17th to 20th March 2014 in Dodowa. The German facilitator Inke Hase and the Ghanaian expert Dr. Ahmed Jinapor conducted a work shop for heads, principals and administrators of the 17 pilot schools participating in the activities of the Ghana Skills Development Initiative. Ahmed Jinapor was involved

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CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT TRADE ASSOCIATIONS (TA)

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Maintenance Management Workshop for TA Training Coordinators of Trade Associations  The Ghana Skills Development Initiative (GSDI) organized a 3-days Maintenance Workshop for Training Coordinators of the selected Trade Associations in the three regions Volta, Greater Accra and Northern region. The main objective of the training focused on the

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CAPACITY BUILDING TVET SCHOOL MANAGEMENT

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Workshop Management and Maintenance  The modernized Apprenticeship Training concept integrates training of apprentices at the Training Providers. To meet the standards set in the Occupational Standards and broken down in the Unit Specifications, Training Providers (TP) have to facilitate learning on maintenance principals and major elements. They

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SKILLS UPGRADING WORKSHOP – GARMENT, HO

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Workshop to refresh and enhance knowledge and skills of Garment Teachers of the respective Training Providers (TP) from 26th of May to 6th of June 2014   GSDI organized this training in order to equip the teachers for the future training courses held to improve the employability of apprentices. The Workshop took place at the premises of Ho

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CBT TRAINING OF TRAINERS (TOT) ON GENERIC SUBJECTS

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The Ghana Skills Development Initiative (GSDI) in collaboration with the Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET) is organising two times a 2 days capacity building workshop for generic teachers from the seventeen selected Training Providers within the project’s scope. This is in preparation towards the implementation

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TRAINING FOR SELECTED MCPS OF GNTDA

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The Ghana Skills Development Initiative (GSDI) will be organizing a Familiarization Training Programme for selected MCPs who are members of the Ghana National Tailors and Dressmakers Association (GNTDA), in the Northern Region, specifically Tamale. The main objective of the training programme is to introduce participants to the various

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CBT SPREAD OUT IN GENERIC SKILLS

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Ghana’s harmonized Competency Based Training (CBT), has arrived in Generic skills as well.     34 teachers/facilitators of Mathematics, Science, ICT, Entrepreneurship and English skills participated in two training sessions in Accra, at Tema Technical Institute and at Accra Girls Vocational Training Center. The trainings were facilitated by a

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WORKSHOP FOR THE GARMENT SECTOR IN TAMALE

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Introduction of “COOPERATIVE APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING CONCEPT” to Master Craftspersons (MCPs) and teachers in the Northern Region, Tamale Part of GSDI's core mandate is to improve the employability rate of apprentices in the informal sector. To fulfill this requirement, GSDI organized two 2-day training programmes from the 19th-22nd August 2014,

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MONITORING AND EVALUATION

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Review and Development of Tools and Instruments An intensive review of GSDI’s Monitoring took place from 1st to 12th September 2014. The review was facilitated by Mrs. Doris Weidemann-Butscher from Germany. Besides the establishment of Monitoring instruments for all three intervention levels (Macro/Meso/Micro) the main focus was directed towards

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EMPLOYEE WELLBEING PROGRAMME

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Employee Wellbeing Programme workshop held by GIZ and partners on peer education for Trade Associations from the 2nd to 4th September 2014  in Tamale   INTRODUCTION This training workshop was organised by GIZ and partners from 2nd September to 4th September 2014 at Gariba Lodge in Tamale. The training workshop was attended by members of

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