Skills development is a key factor in the employability of workers and the sustainability of enterprises.
National skills development policies and systems strive to meet present and future labour market needs for skills and to improve productivity and competitiveness in the sectors which are critical for the achievement of national employment and development goals. Skills policies and systems encompass technical and vocational training, workplace learning, informal learning, learning opportunities in the informal and rural economies and education and training for lifelong learning. The Centre offers a varied menu of training modules pertaining to these elements.
The Entrepreneurship Training Academy offers participants the possibility of becoming certified trainers in some of the key ILO entrepreneurship training packages. Read More
This course discusses the underlying principles, general guidelines and different approaches that can assist national policy-makers, experts and stakeholders, as well as international cooperation agencies in analysing, exploring and identifying adequate financing mechanisms that contribute to building sustainable skills development systems. Read More
This training course will examine the characteristics, methodologies, institutional arrangements and sectoral skills development models needed to adopt a sectoral approach to skills development. Read More
17 September 2018 - 21 September 2018
Enrolment deadline: 20 August 2018
This course discusses underlying principles, general guidelines and different approaches that can assist national policy-makers, experts and stakeholders, as well as international cooperation agencies in analysing, exploring and identifying adequate financing mechanisms that will contribute to building sustainable skills development systems. Read More
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A training activity on the Management of Vocational Training Centres will take place in Turin from 27 November to 1 December 2017. Read More
The Centre at the Inter-Regional Expert Forum on Skills and Migration
The Inter-Regional Expert Forum on Skills and Migration in the South Asia – Middle East Corridor took place in New Delhi on 24-25 July 2017. Read More
“Financing Skills Development” – a new ITCILO Training Course 16 – 20 October 2017, Turin (Italy)
Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) and lifelong learning benefit individuals, employers and society as a whole. Economic principles demand that the costs for services that bring about public and private benefits should be shared between public and private sources of funding. Read More