The objective of this orientation workshop was to orient the relevant staff of the partner Training Service Providers about the Training Implementation Manual of Uttoron project to ensure quality implementation of training and compliance with financial and reporting requirements. Total nine representatives from two partner TSPs namely UCEP Bangladesh and TMSS participated in this event. During the event, Uttoron staff oriented the participants on different aspect of the trainings such as trainee enrollment, training delivery, monitoring and reporting requirements. Roles and responsibilities of the TSPs and the project were also discussed and clarified. During the event the participants were also oriented on the financial and administrative regulations and code of conduct.
Uttoron-Skills for better life is a skills development project that supports the youths by providing training on trades which are currently in demand in the industry and facilitate job placement for the training participants. It is funded by Chevron under its Bangladesh Partnership Initiative (BPI) and implemented by Swisscontact. After successfully providing skills training to over 1400 trainees and placing 70% of them in employment, Chevron extended the project for another three years (2019-2022) to continue this development momentum. In phase-II, Uttoron will be working in 25 Unions, 3 Municipalities and 1 City Corporation in Habiganj, Moulavibazar and Sylhet. In addition to Sylhet division, the project will also be working in Dhaka region in the second phase.