Business Development

The Business Development Department is a highly cross functional team responsible for initiating, creating, developing and implementing growth opportunities amongst multiple organizations with the intent of reaching new markets and forming new partnerships with other agencies and/or organizations.

Customised Training

Customized training provides our corporate clients the opportunity to train, retrain and upskill their employees. The goal of the training is to:

  • Introduce new technology
  • Retrain to increase productivity
  • Upskill workers to adjust to changing technology
  • Introduce new skills set
  • Promote career laddering opportunities to existing workers
NESC's Business Development Unit

The training may be conducted at NESC’s campuses and or on companies’ work site. We provide a combination of strategic analysis and business-to-business relationship management leading to the generation of revenue from customized training solutions specific to client needs.

Our staff is trained and equipped to assist in identifying knowledge skills gaps among the technical and administrative staff of our client organizations.

Sponsored Training.

Companies have partnered with the NESC to provide sponsored training to members of the public in various fence-line communities within Trinidad and Tobago. Participants are exposed to both theoretical and practical training in industry-specific programmes. The main focus is to develop a pool of competent tradesmen to supply the workforce requirement for our multi-sector economy.

Hatian students training at NESC

Workforce Assessments

The NESC's Workforce assessment initiative offers formal certification to skilled but uncertified individuals using the prior learning assessment and recognition. This process involves the assessment of competencies acquired through formal, non-formal and informal learning and lead to the award of a trade/occupational and/or professional certification

The system focuses on three main areas:

  • Knowledge
  • Skills
  • Attitude

A gap analysis can be completed for each person assessed leading to ward further training and development.

Regional and International Affairs

The department is responsible for maintaining and strengthening relations with local, regional and international partners and developing strategies with civil society and other agencies in Trinidad and Tobago to advance the NESC’s agenda to improve effectiveness in meeting common goals.

These objectives are realized through joint programmes, participation in annual meetings and exchange of best practices. The NESC has partnered with prominent organizations for short-term and long term projects including collaboration in curriculum development, scholarships, employment and apprenticeship opportunities.

Our Local and Regional Clients

BG Trinidad and Tobago Limited
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Ministry of Education
National Energy Corporation
Point Lisas Industrial Port Development Company Limited (PLlPDECO)
Regional Corporations
Rollers Inc' Nigeria Limited
University of Trinidad and Tobago
University of the West Indies
QESS Services Company Limited (Nigeria)