By Providence Emmanuel
LAGOS—THE Lagos State Employment Trust Fund, LSETF, has announced plans to engage members of selected communities on vocational training to improve skills and employable manpower.
Communities billed to benefit from the programme include; Isheri Olowora, Ojodu Berger, Agric-Ikorodu and Lagos Island from August 10 to 19, 2018.
In a statement, LSETF said that its representatives would be going on a tour to radio stations and communities to educate them about the importance of vocational skills in giving young and vulnerable youths.
The free vocational training provides a free four to eight weeks vocational training to Lagos residents who are either unemployed or underemployed and also works towards placing successful trainees in jobs after training. Already, a good number of trainees have been placed in jobs and large organizations have indicated interest in hiring trained and certified candidates from the programme.