The Pilot Training Institute is the first training institute established by the National Vocational Training Institute (NVTI) in 1970, after the enactment of the National Vocational Training Act, ACT 351. The institute was to provide both formal and informal training and retraining in employable skills to the youth and any other person desiring a skill.
The vision is to raise the level of training to meet the manpower requirements as being dictated by the demands of the modern technological world.
The Pilot Training Institute exists to provide competency – based vocational skills training through apprenticeship and retraining, including entrepreneurial skills to meet industrial demands, promoting self-employment in the formal sector and upgrade the skills and competences of the people in the informal sector to meet the acceptable standards.
The following programmes are being offered currently at the Institute:
- Building Construction
- Building Draughtmanship
- Carpentry and Joinery
- General Electrical Installations
- Industrial Maintenance
- Mechanical Engineering and Craft Practice
- Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning
- Welding and Fabrication
Mathematics, English Language, Entrepreneurial Skills, ICT and/or Integrated Science are mandatory
P. O. BOX AN 8137, Accra North