Minister Karim Opens New Technology Campus
Senator the Honourable Fazal Karim, Minister of Tertiary Education and Skills Training (MTEST) paid homage to many former Caroni workers at the formal opening ceremony of the National Energy Skills Centre (NESC) Woodford Lodge Technology Campus on Friday May 23, 2014. During his feature address to the assembled stakeholders, Minister Karim singled out the former workers who he had invited to attend and made reference to the fact that previously Woodford Lodge was the Transport and Engineering Department of Caroni 1975 Ltd and employed approximately 250 people. Since the facility will be used to train and develop students and working professionals in the automotive and heavy equipment maintenance industries under NESC,
Karim Launches Job Recruitment Website For Students
Senator the Honourable Fazal Karim, Minister of Tertiary Education and Skills Training (MTEST) has launched the first tertiary education job recruitment website in Trinidad and Tobago at an event at the Youth Training and Employment Partnership Programme’s (YTEPP) head office in Chaguanas. The YTEPP e-Employment Services website will allow trainees of the organization to upload their resumes to a “digital skills bank” atjobs.ytepp.gov.tt. They will be able to get their log in information through YTEPP. Employers can access the site and also have the option to post details of their job vacancies.