TECHNICAL VOCATIONAL EDUCATION & TRAINING

TVET Education

Technical, Vocational Education Training provides relevant practical skills, attitudes, knowledge and understanding relating to the skills need in various sectors of the formal an informal economic and social life of Papua New Guinea.

A wide range of courses are offered in the Techinal and Business Colleges and 133 Vocational Training Centres through out the country from full- time courses for those who have completed Grades 8, 10 and 12. Extension courses for apprenticeship training and short courses to provide further opportunities for the general community and those already in the workforce.

Courses are developed in close consultation with key stakeholders including the National Apprenticeship and Trade Testing Board, National Training Council, Industry, Provincial Governments and the community. (All courses are accredited through the National Qualifications Framework(NQF).

There are career pathways from schools to TVET to employment, and for some further higher education and training.

There is an increasing awareness of the need for relevant skills training that will enable people to be self reliant and sustain productive life at home or pursue employment opportunities.

TVET: A technical vocational education and training system aimed at increasing opportunities for personal and industry demands.

Business/Technical Colleges

College Phone Number Email
NPI 472 2555/1508 polytech.acad.director@gmail.com
POM Tech/Coll 325 4311/7165 pomtech@ymail.com
POM B/Coll 325 1776/2233 pombuscolprincipal@gmail.com
Mt. Hagen T/Coll 542 1133 michaelsapau@gmail.com
Goroka T/Coll 532 1039 lutogos@gmail.com
Madang T/Coll 422 2877/3508 mainopatrol@gmail.c0m
Kokopo B/Coll 928 8154/9695 KokopoBiz@education.gov.pg
WNB B/Coll 70030932 fpcolada@gmail.com
Buka T/Coll 72542898 joseph.buboi@abg.gov.pg
Don Bosco Simbu T/Coll 72324399 dbkumgi@gmail.com
Southern Highlands T/Coll 71974787 donwaniel@gmail.com