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2021/2022 school placement out: Free TVET kicks off in April

The Ministry of Education has reported that the free Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) drive presented by the public authority has been operationalized this academic year.

Thus, all certified Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) applicants who decide to seek after TVET at any administration endorsed senior secondary school (SHS), senior high specialized school (SHTS), or any TVET organization will partake in every one of the advantages of the free SHS drive.

In preparation for the media in Accra last Friday, the FSHS National Coordinator, William Darkwah, asked all guardians and security guards to guarantee that their youngsters and wards keen on the TVET program were urged to choose TVET schools if they somehow managed to do self-position.

Additionally, he reminded guardians to guarantee that their kids who picked TVET schools were urged to seek after the TVET program to get every one of the advantages of the TVET area.

Mr Darkwah said that 186 TVET organizations, reasonably and decisively situated the nation over, were prepared to run the let loose TVET framework to the Certificate II level.

He made sense that all TVET-giving organizations which used to be under 19 services had now been re-adjusted to the Ghana TVET Service under the Ministry of Education and remembered for this scholastic year's (April 2022) Computerized Schools Selection and Placement System (CSSPS) for the JHS graduates.


An aggregate of 571,892 competitors composed the 2021/2022 BECE, after which 555,353 up-and-comers qualified to seek additional instruction at the second-cycle level.

Out of the qualified number, 367,811 were consequently positioned in their schools of decision, leaving simply 187,542 to do self-arrangement.

The 187,542 are supposed to follow the set down interaction to do the self-situation inside the most limited conceivable time before the framework is closed down or shut.

"The enormous speculation made by the public authority starting around 2018 validates the significance the public authority appends to the TVET area," the FSHS Coordinator said.

Patching up the area

On July 5, 2018, the Government of Ghana marked an agreement with PC Education Africa Ventures Ghana Limited for the overhauling and modernization of professional schooling in Ghana.

That was trailed by the authority grass cutting for the beginning of the undertaking at the grounds of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) at East Legon on December 19, 2019, by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

As a feature of the infrastructural project, the Head Office of the NVTI, ten local testing workplaces, 35 organizations, including the OICG Accra, five casual apprenticeship workplaces and 35 foundations the nation over have been overhauled and retooled.

Parts of the infrastructural overhaul of the establishments incorporate homeroom blocks, ICT focuses, organization blocks, studios, male and female quarters, the establishment of studio hardware and educational plan advancement for coaches and mentors for NVTI foundations in CBT.

Exchange Areas

Mr Darkwah referenced a portion of the areas of study (exchange regions TVET foundations) in the TVET area as Agricultural Mechanization Technology, Building Construction Technology, Auto Body Repairs, Architectural Draughting, Wood Construction Technology, Hospitality and Catering Management, Cosmetology, Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical Machine Rewinding, General Textiles, Heavy Duty and Diesel Mechanics, Industrial Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering Craft Practice and Motor Vehicle Engineering.

The rests are Creative Art Technology, Plumbing and Gas Fitting Technology, Printing, Electronic Engineering, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Mechanics, Small Engines Repairs, Welding and Fabrication Technology, Information Technology, Computer Hardware Technology and Technical Drawing,


The Government of President Akufo-Addo, with the understanding of office in 2017, chose to adjust all TVET organizations in the country.

The reason for the arrangement was to, among others, give proper administration and the board structure for a bound together public TVET framework and direction of the educational plan, preparing of mentors/facilitators, linkage with industry, passage prerequisites, preparing offices, method of conveyance, evaluation, accreditation framework and employability of graduates by synchronizing all current regulations connecting with abilities drafting in the country.

It has, from that point forward, set up different lawful and other needful measures to guarantee that the TVET area turns into the main port of requiring all understudies and guardians because of the possibilities in the area, as well as the advantages the whole nation stands to acquire from the site whenever bought in well.

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Accra BECE FSHS TVET William Darkwah


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