The employability partnership with the United States African Development Programme (USADF) is targeted at equipping 3,000 Lagos residents, between the ages of 18-35years with industry relevant skills, annually, for a period of five years.
The Employability Support Project seeks to curb the problem of unemployment in Lagos state by increasing the pool of skilled manpower in the state by putting young Lagosian through vocational training programme in order to improve their chances of getting a job. The Vocational trainings are sponsored by the Lagos state government in partnership with various organizations.
Industry relevant skills will be provided in trades that cut across key sectors of the economy, including but not limited to; Construction, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Beauty, Hospitality, Entertainment, Agriculture, Renewable Energy, Technology and Creative.
The project is managed by LSETF and relevant partners, while the training sessions are administered through a large network of competent and certified Vocational Training Centres.Table of Content
The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) was established by The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund Law 2016 to provide financial support to residents of Lagos State, for job, wealth creation and to tackle unemployment. The Fund will operate with an initial capital of N25Billion contributed over four years by the Lagos State Government, but will also raise additional funding from various sources including donor partners, development agencies, corporate organizations and individuals. LSETF will focus on promoting entrepreneurship by improving access to finance, strengthenin... read more
The Employability Support Project presents a good opportunity for unemployed youths in Lagos State to empower themselves, start a career in their chosen field and drastically improve their prospects at securing jobs. The programme also aims to place successful trainees in jobs after training has been completed.
Requirement – LSETF/USADF Employability Programme 2020?
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