ERIC Number: ED373148
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Institute of Technical Education Annual Report 92/93.
Institute of Technical Education (Singapore).
This annual report of the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) that was established in April 1992 in Singapore begins with the Chairman's Statement (Tay Eng Soon). It describes developments that have taken place to consolidate ITE's training framework: full-time institutional training, apprenticeship, and continuing education and training. The report includes a list of the Board of Governors, Directorate, and technical institutes and their training managers. "A Corporate Overview" describes these functions of ITE: full-time institutional training, training with industry, continuing education and training, skills certification, consultancy services, and research. A calendar of significant events follows. A review of operations highlights these achievements: 6,910 trainees completed their training, intake for apprenticeship increased 13 percent, the industry-based training courses had an intake of 1.977 participants, the continuing skills training courses recorded an intake of 20,158, the continuing education classes attracted 16,432 participants, the National Technical Certificate system was restructured, ITE cooperated with Germany in technical training, external committees were formed to promote technical training, skills training was undertaken in support of regionalization training scheme, and technical assistance to the Philippines was provided. Other sections describe trainees, courses, the training environment, industry support, staff, and community relations. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of Technical Education (Singapore).