Antigua and Barbuda
Project Category
TVET Systems Services
Project Title
Antigua and Barbuda: Strengthening Technical and Vocational Education
Name of Client
Government of Antigua and Barbuda
Start/ End Date
Dec 2005 - Dec 2007
Project Description

SQA supported delivery of Antigua and Barbuda's strategy to strengthen their vocational education provision.

The project deliverables were:

  • Establishment of a National Training Agency/Council
  • Development of a regional accredited new or revised TVET curriculum
  • Improvement in the delivery of the curriculum and overall improvement in student performance
  • Improved instructional linkages between Youth Skills Training project and Government, private sector, trade unions, and educational colleges in the region
  • Provision of long term technical trainer
  • Capacity Building of local TVET staff – Headquarters and Training Providers
  • Technical Assistance in economic and social development
  • Development of Institutional Capacities
  • Staff / Teacher training
  • Curricula, operational and administrative structures development
  • Development of National systems of quality assurance
  • Monitoring, reviewing and evaluation
  • National Qualifications Design
  • Labour Market Research Strategies to support qualifications development
  • Policy Development