Second batch SYDA trainees preparing for NVTI examination.
Sunyani, February 22, 2023
Six (6) candidates of the Sunyani Youth Development Association (SYDA) trainees sat for first mock examination conducted by management of the Association.
The practical mock is part of preparation for them to write the National Vocational Training Institute (NVTI) grade (1) exams in March this year.
The candidates from the fashion department (Sewing and smock weaving) are second batch of trainees of the SYDA Integrated Sewing Project.
According to management, this is the first mock out of at least three mock examinations aimed at adequately preparing the candidates for the external NVTI exam.
This is to help improve their understanding and boost their confidence level, Nana Akomea Sakyi, SYDA secretary said.
A total of 46 trainees of the Association including first batch trainees from the head craft department graduated in the year 2021.
In 2022, the Association’s Master Craftsmen (trainers) were prepared for the Proficiency one (1) of the NVTI examination and all those who took part had distinction.
Mr. Atta Akoto Senior, President of SYDA expressed satisfaction in the performance of the trainees and was optimistic they would do well in the external exams due to their seriousness towards the training.