Skill “G” Nigeria Limited has emerged as a driving force in transforming Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) and fostering innovation in Nigeria and beyond. For over two decades, the company has been unwavering in its commitment to promoting Science and Technology Education, enhancing educational infrastructures across sectors, including schools and hospitals, and bridging the knowledge and skill gap in science, mathematics, engineering, technical, and vocational education. Through the provision of state-of-the-art instructional materials and practical training, Skill “G” is revolutionizing the educational landscape in the country.
A notable aspect of Skill “G” Nigeria’s impact is its extensive range of educational kits and equipment supplied to educational institutions. These resources cater to diverse education levels, from primary to tertiary, with a specific focus on enriching the learning experience in science, mathematics, and technical subjects. Empowering both students and educators, their offerings include Primary mathematics and science kits, junior and senior secondary science kits (Physics, Chemistry & Biology), and technology engineering training equipment, all designed to facilitate hands-on learning opportunities.
Skill G TVET Innovation: The Impact
In addition to equipping schools, Skill “G” Nigeria has established nine skill acquisition centers across the nation. These centers serve as catalysts to make technical and vocational education more appealing and rewarding. By providing cutting-edge training facilities, seasoned instructors, and globally recognized teaching methodologies, Skill “G” is playing a pivotal role in advancing national development through the nurturing of a well-equipped and skilled workforce.
Skill “G” Nigeria’s dedication to continual improvement is evident through their diligent project monitoring and evaluation initiatives. By systematically assessing project effectiveness and identifying areas for enhancement, Skill “G” ensures that their solutions remain up-to-date, relevant, and consistently high-quality, thus maximizing their impact.
Furthermore, the company has set up an Education Resource Centre, a cornerstone in their pursuit of excellence. This center serves as a hub for training, retraining, and capacity building for teachers, lecturers, technicians, and education officers. Emphasizing hands-on training and the introduction of innovative teaching and learning methodologies, the Education Resource Centre significantly elevates the quality of education in the institutions they serve. Additionally, as a research and development institute, the center contributes to future career development and groundbreaking discoveries in the realm of education.
Skill “G” Nigeria’s influence transcends national borders, positioning them as a prominent regional leader in technology training and educational scientific installations in West Africa. Their endeavors are fortified by a team of internationally recognized researchers and academic experts, ensuring that their projects adhere to the highest standards and align with global best practices.
The TETFund Skill ‘G’ add-ons (SKAD) training program celebrated the successful conclusion of its 8th batch today.
SKAD 8 focused on equipping 32 lecturers and technologists from TETFund-sponsored universities across Nigeria with the skills necessary for the operation and maintenance of equipment provided to their institutions by TETFund. The primary emphasis was on Science Education and Training (SET).
The 7th edition of TETFund Skill ‘G’ Add-Ons (SKAD) program begins today.
In this 7th edition, SKAD has expanded its reach to a hybrid of universities and polytechnics, signaling a shift from previous editions, which exclusively catered to lecturers and technologists in polytechnics; and ushering in a new wave of batches, specifically catering to members of Academia from Universities.
Skill ‘G’ Add-Ons (SKAD), in partnership with TETFund has successfully concluded its 6th batch, on the 15th September, 2023, marking yet another milestone in its mission to bolster the technical proficiencies of lecturers and technologists in Nigerian tertiary institutions.
The TETFund Skill G Add-ons (SKAD) capacity-building initiative is back with its 5th batch of training, and it’s bigger and better than ever before.
SKAD’s primary focus is on equipping these professionals with the expertise needed to effectively utilize and maintain equipment provided to their institutions by the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund).