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December 23, 2014
Welding Programmes receive holiday donation from Shipyard

In the spirit of giving and looking to improve Bahamian opportunities to work in the Grand Bahama Shipyard (GBS), over two thousand pounds of welding electrodes were given to various welding programmes in Grand Bahama...

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BTVI and Baha Mar Form Training Partnership
May 18, 2021
BTVI and Baha Mar Form Training Partnership

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) and Baha Mar recently partnered to provide customized training to technical employees of the resort.

The disciplines included welding, carpentry, painting, electrical and plumbing. From learning about safe welding procedures and proper lighting and cutting techniques, to work ethics and safe work practices, the course ran for 16 contact hou...

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September 24, 2015
Essential freedom: Being open to growth

In 1941, in his early 70s, after an extraordinary career and a dozen years before his death at 84, the brilliant French artist Henri Matisse underwent surgery

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NTA€™s 18 Assessors and Four Staff Successfully Complete Skill Courses
March 31, 2021
NTA’s 18 Assessors and Four Staff Successfully Complete Skill Courses

The National Training Agency (NTA) recognized several trainees, training providers and assessors for successfully completing certificate courses. The event was held March 30, 2021 at NTA on Gladstone Road and Munnings Drive. The NTA, offers certificate programmes to young Bahamians throughout the country.

During the ceremony, 18 staff members, training providers and assessors who successfully ...

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Revitalizing Park Empowers Men
March 08, 2021
Revitalizing Park Empowers Men

As Jahman Delancy plasters the gazebo and concession stand at the historic Southern Recreation Grounds, the government’s redevelopment project is also helping to restore the 26-year-old’s dignity along with that of other young men in the Over-the-Hill community.

“I have to pay rent and put food on the table, so I’m really, really, highly grateful for the opportunity to have this job. I...

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BTVI Freeport Students Achieve City and Guilds€™ Certification
February 22, 2021
BTVI Freeport Students Achieve City and Guilds’ Certification

Seven Hutchison Ports FCP apprentices recently passed the City and Guilds Level 3 Principles of Engineering Maintenance, Installation and Commissioning diploma offered through the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI).

Students would have studied subjects such as Physics, Advanced Math, Advanced Science, Fabrication and Hydraulics, and Welding. The diploma is the equivalent of an a...

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August 06, 2015
Emancipation is still coming

Emancipation -- what is it? Is it really true that everyone wants to be free? Gladys Manuel once said, "Persons desire only to be free within their chains". This is right on. Freedom is a bastardized and all-too-often a misused concept.

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