Ogun Technical Colleges Offer Vocational Training For Elderly - EDU-BIZNEWS


Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Ogun Technical Colleges Offer Vocational Training For Elderly

Ogun State Government, Science and Technical Colleges are now offering short term vocational training programmes  for  elderly willing to acquire skills or upgrade themselves

The Special Adviser to the Governor on Technical Education, Prof. Joseph Odemuyiwa who disclosed this in Abeokuta to newsmen, said the present administration was not paying lip service to skill acquisition of its citizens.

The Technical Education boss reiterated government's resolve to provide enabling environment for artisans, craftsmen and technicians across the State to provide services and make maximum profit

He  added that both young and old should be acquitted with new trend in acquiring vocational skills.

Prof. Odemuyiwa advised parents to encourage their wards to learn at least a trade in a modern way in addition to their academic certificates, in order not to be dependent on white collar jobs.

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