of Youth- Wednesday 5th, 2020 – 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
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.