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November 09, 2015
BTVI and C.I. Gibson dual enrollment program motivates high school students

NASSAU, Bahamas --- Daniel Smith is determined to not become a grim statistic. He is making an effort to change his outlook on life and specifically education. The 16-year-old is one of 11 senior students from C. I. Gibson Senior High School, chosen to participate in a dual enrollment program at The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institution (BTVI).

The 10 boys and one girl are being exposed to...

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July 27, 2016
BTVI signs agreement with LJM Maritime Academy

In a world where the view of technical education is shifting, the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institution (BTVI) and LJM Maritime Academy (LJMMA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for further training and skill development of their students and faculty.

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March 05, 2017
From apprentice to employee

David Barry was a student of the painting and decorating program in 1969, back when the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) was known as Nassau Technical Centre. He went on to become an apprentice, and today is an employee who says he has had more highs than lows.
"This is the only job I know. I grew up here," said Barry, who retired as an employee of the Ministry of Education in 201...

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BTVI Information Technology instructor, Kevin McCartney student, Saveion Stubbs while in the IT lab
July 04, 2017
BTVI Information Technology instructor, Kevin McCartney student, Saveion Stubbs while in the IT lab

Following a recent curriculum review, the Information Technology (IT) department of The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) will now be offering a set of new and optimized programs come fall 2017...

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Public Works Minister says contractors bill is a work in progress
November 24, 2008
Public Works Minister says contractors bill is a work in progress

The Ministry of Public Works and Transport is in the process of drafting legislation for a Contractors Bill, Minister of Public Works and Transport the Hon. Neko C. Grant said as he addressed the recent closing sessions of the Bahamas Contractors Association’s Contractor I Seminar Series

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ILO monitoring National Training Programme
September 14, 2009
ILO monitoring National Training Programme

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) and countries throughout the region are monitoring the National Training Programme to see if it should become a model for countries who hope to combine social with labour development

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ILO Representatives Review National Empowerment Training Program
October 26, 2009
ILO Representatives Review National Empowerment Training Program

Representatives from the International Labour Organization (ILO) are in The Bahamas to meet with stakeholders of the National Empowerment Training Program, an initiative launched by the Government to help displaced workers learn new trades.

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October 27, 2009
ILO Representatives Examining the Progress of the National Training Program

NASSAU, Bahamas -- International Labour Organization (ILO) representatives visited The College of The Bahamas on Tuesday to find out how the classes for the Government’s National Empowerment Training Program are progressing.

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Event
BTVI Hair Design Fashion Show
BTVI Hair Design & Fashion Show

Sunday 14th June 2009

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute's Cosmetology and Fashion Dept presents “Spice 2009: A Practical Interpretation of Cosmetic Expression.”

Held at the Crystal Palace Ballroom at 4 pm.

Tickets $20, at door $25.

For more information, contact 242-502-6300
Email: searsk@btvi.org.bs


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Education Minister Congratulates BTVI
January 29, 2010
Education Minister Congratulates BTVI

Minister of Education Desmond Bannister said he was impressed by the campus, students and staff after a recent visit to the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI).

“The right direction for BTVI is the achievement of accreditation status so that students can feel confident that the training they receive at BTVI meets

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