Trainees on the course will be taught how to plan, manufacture and install a variety of cupboards and cabinets for the kitchen and other areas. Some of the operations covered in the module include:
- Planning cupboard layout
- Preparing materials for cupboard construction
- Lathe turning cupboard components
- Assembling cupboards
- Finishing Cupboards
- Performing preventative maintenance on carpentry tools, equipment and machinery.
Latest Course Information
Feb 11, 2013Duration:4 Months
Day(s):Monday - Friday
Time:8:00am - 4:00pm
Frequently Asked Questions
Below are a few FAQs pertaining to this programme or course:
- Is there a fee for attending Skills Training Programmes (STP)?
Barbadians do not have to pay any tuition fees to attend the Board’s Skills Training programme. Tuition is free of charge. In addition the Board provides all students with a stipend which will assist with expenses including lunch and transportation costs. Non-Barbadian students with the requisite visa are required to pay tuition fees.
- What is the duration of the programme?
Classes vary from three to nine months, depending on the trade.
- Do I get a certificate at the end of the course?
Yes, once you qualify. Trainees must obtain a minimum grade of 3 out of a scale of 1-5 for each unit in the module to be certified.
This course is held at the following training centre(s):
C. Lomer Alleyne Skills Training Centre
The CLA centre is where most of the Board’s Evening programmes are held. It is known for its Agricultural and Engineering programmes. CLA is the BVTB’s largest centre and it continues to be expanded.
Thanks to the Skills Training and the Barbados Vocational Training Board, I have acquired the skills to earn an income both in a company and on my own. If you are going to work for someone – choose your own boss – and if you are going to work for yourself, prepare to work hard, long hours.
Advanced Electrical Services Inc.