Registration Opens For Seafarers Safety Training & Certification

Division of Youth– Government is continuing its’ efforts of creating employment for youth, as it embarks on the second phase of a Standards for Training Certification and Watch Keeping.

The training falls under the Division of Youth as it embarks on the recruitment and Certification of twenty five young men and women.

It will be held from March 8th – March 16th2020, in Trinidad and Tobago.

“The training focuses on a number of areas particularly addressing the issue of youth unemployment”, said Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Youth, Norman Gilbert.

This follows a successful first phase where twenty-five young men were trained.

“Registration is now open for persons within the Marine industry”, Mr. Gilbert added.

The Permanent Secretary says all arrangement have being made with the training institution in Trinidad, to facilitate the process.

Funding for the program is provided through the United Nations’ Development Program and the Government of Grenada.