Successful completion of the ToT for Berger Training Programme

A 5-day Training of Trainers for Berger Training Programme has recently been conducted by international consultant Mr. Graham Charles Wellsted and Project Officer of Sudokkho Mr. Tasfin Aziz. The Training Programme took place from 29 October to 02 November 2017 at Amin Technical Training Centre premises. A total of six instructors have been trained and…

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon visits Sudokkho programme

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, the Foreign Office Minister for the Commonwealth and the United Nations paid visit to Bangladesh to reinforce UK-Bangladesh relations in early August. On 7 August 2017, he visited one of our industry-based readymade garments factories in Dhaka. He was accompanied by his private secretary Helen Walker-Fleming and Tom Wintle, Deputy Director:Policy, 2018 Commonwealth…

Sudokkho partnered with 11 new private training providers

In response to an expression of interest (EoI) published in February 2017, a total of 43 institutions applied to partner with Sudokkho as private training providers (PTP) for both readymade and/or construction skills training. A three members’ committee including a representative from the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) initially screened the applications and recommended 22…

David Cameron visits one of the IBT partners of Sudokkho

Former British prime minister, David Cameron, during his short visit to Bangladesh last week, visited a readymade garments factory that is partnered with Sudokkho. Mr Cameron went to Urmi Garments Ltd in Tejgaon, Dhaka on 27 April 2017 to see one of Sudokkho’s industry-based training projects. Sudokkho provides technical assistance to develop the in-factory training…

Swiss parliamentary delegation’s visit to Sudokkho

On 3 April 2017, a Swiss parliamentary delegation, led by Ms Margret Kiener Nellen, Swiss National Council Member, who were in Dhaka to attend the Inter-Parliamentary Union meetings, visited a readymade garments factory in Dhaka EPZ. The delegation of nine members was accompanied by Ms Beate K Elsässer, Director of Cooperation and Deputy Head of…

Brainstorming Meeting on Industry Based Training System in Construction Sector

On 28 November 2016, Sudokkho organised a brainstorming meeting with its stakeholders representing the government, development partners, industry-input supplies, industry-contractors, industry-developers, and skills training providers to explore points of access for Sudokkho to promote Industry Based Training (IBT) systems within the construction sector. It is very crucial to understand the situation on the ground within…

Capacity Building Workshop on Skills Development in the Construction Sector

Construction Industry Skills Council (CISC) and Sudokkho in cooperation with the NSDC Secretariat organised a ‘Capacity Building Workshop on Skills Development in the Construction Sector’ on 3 November 2016. Distinguished guests from NSDC Secretariat, Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Bangladesh Technical Education Board (BTEB), development partners and associations of the Construction Industry Skills Council (CISC)…

Strengthening the association between Sudokkho and CISC

Sudokkho has been trying to build the capacity of the Construction Industry Skills Councils (CISC) from 2014 and got its registration in February 2016. To strengthen the CISC, Sudokkho has supported to develop a business plan. To carry out the current activities of CISC, a signing ceremony on the scope of cooperation between Sudokkho and…

MoU signing between employer and private training provider

With the technical assistance of Sudokkho, Montage Training and Certification arranged a meeting between the industry employers and Montage management on 26 October 2016 at their training centre in Tongi. The meeting ended with the signing of a MoU between RISDA Bangladesh and Montage Training and Certification (MTC) agreeing to recruit 200 house wiring electricians…

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