Project Category
Institutional Capacity Building Services
Project Title
Ghana: Establishment of the Industrial Skills Development Centre
Name of Client
Stichting for Technical Education in Ghana
Start/ End Date
Dec 2005 - Dec 2006
Project Description

The objective of this project was to support the Stichting for Technical Education in Ghana to develop an engineering curriculum and associated delivery materials for a new technical college, and to train trainers in Ghana to deliver the curriculum.

Project deliverables:

  • Carrying out a functional analysis of technical skills requirements in Ghana
  • Identifying a curriculum to meet industry needs
  • Preparing equipment lists for delivering the technical curriculum
  • Preparing curricular support materials for delivering the curriculum
  • Training the trainers in Ghana who will deliver the curriculum by offering the SQA qualification – the Certificate in Training Practice
  • Providing development and quality assurance support for the delivery of the curriculum
  • Investigating the possibility of working with a Scottish college to deliver the curriculum to achieve international recognition. 
  • Project management
  • Identification and analysi. of training needs
  • Equipment and resources specifications produced
  • Training of trainers
  • Development of certification system.