A realistic and practical
on-the-job training experience for students
We work with vocational training institutions and private sector companies to make On-Job-Training a more realistic and practical experience for graduates.
What is Cooperative
Vocational Training ?

Public vocational training centres in Sri Lanka currently face the challenge to educate and train effectively a workforce that possesses the competencies needed by the labour market. Most graduates are concerned that their on-the-job training (OJT) experience does not allow them to practice what they had learned in the respective courses in vocational training centres. This mismatch has consequences on the employability of students who possess NVQ qualification.

Cooperative vocational training tries to minimize this mismatch by encouraging the active participation of private sector companies in the training process. Close cooperation between TVET institutions and industry will ensure required skills and competencies demanded by industry will be taken into consideration when developing cooperative training. Cooperative training allows trainees to develop the appropriate attitude and aptitude required by the respective occupation and improves their understanding of company structures.

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STATISTICS

260+

Trainees
Enrolled

18+

Private Sector Companies Involved

300+

Teachers & Lecturers Trained

OUR IMPACT + SUCCESS
STORIES

Graduates who successfully complete on-the-job training and received employment in the private sector through our interventions symbolize the success of our efforts to harmonize theoretical training they receive in vocational training centres with the practical knowledge required for employment in the private sector companies in Sri Lanka.

We want to celebrate their journey, their commitment, and their passion by dedicating our success stories wall.

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Gihan Lavindu
Developer at SureCore (Pvt) Ltd
Nalinda Madusanka
Coder @ SureCore (Pvt) Ltd
Wanayalani
Sewing Machine Technician at MAS Vaanavil
WHERE WE WORK

Vocational Training in Sri Lanka projects works with Sri Lanka German Training Institute (SLGTI), Sri Lanka German Technical Training Institute (CGTTI), and vocational training institutes and private sector companies in Western, Southern, Eastern, North Central, and Northern Provinces.

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Vocational Sign Language Glossary

CARPENTRY SIGN LANGUAGE APP GLOSSARY

We believe in inclusive vocational training. These 3 apps will help differently-abled youth working in carpentry, sewing and ICT industries to communicate better.

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Cooperative Vocational Training:
Empowering Sri Lankan Youth with practical knowledge!