Frequently Asked Questions
VTDI – General Information
The VTDI is a tertiary institution in Jamaica, registered with the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ). While its main campus is located in Kingston, it has two extension sites, one in Mandeville and the other in Montego Bay.
VTDI Offers Standard Programmes
VTDI’s main goal is to train and upgrade practitioners for the Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) system (such as teachers, school administrators, industry practitioners and school leavers etc.). Standard programmes are therefore offered at the Diploma, Degree and Postgraduate levels, inclusive and not limited to the following:
- Postgraduate Diploma in Education and Training;
- Bachelor of Education in Applied Technology;
- Bachelor of Science in Information and Communication Technology;
- Bachelor of Science in Career Development;
- Associate Degree in Draughting and Building Technology;
- Cisco Certified Network Associate
VTDI’s programmes are accredited by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ) and the National Council on Technical and Vocational Education and Training (NCTVET).
VTDI Offers Customized Courses/Training
In addition to the foregoing, the VTDI develops and delivers customized training interventions in response to the needs of the local industry as well as the TVET System.
VTDI Offers Short Courses
The VTDI also develops and offers short courses for the general public in a variety of areas.