Departments
DEPARTMENT OF SKILLS ACQUSITION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
The Department is headed by a Director and is made up of two divisions namely:
  • Skills Acquisition Division
  • Entrepreneurship and Empowerment Division

FUNCTIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT
Functions of the department include:
  • Sensitize and mobilize 200, 000 young graduates for skill acquisition annually
  • Facilitate the training and mentoring of 100, 000 young graduates in skill acquisition and entrepreneurship development for self-reliance annually
  • Promote public-private partnership for entrepreneurship development and self-reliance amongst Nigerian youths
  • Promote documentation and sharing of best practices on youth empowerment in Nigeria
  • Support evidence-driven advocacy efforts for favorable policies on youth empowerment in Nigeria
  • Sensitization and mobilization of corps members for enrollment into the skill acquisition and entrepreneurship development program
  • Development of a standard curriculum for the in-camp skill acqusition exercise
  • Identification of organizations at state level to provide training and mentoring in specific skills sets
  • Attachment of the corps members to the various organizations for skill acquisition and entrepreneurship development
  • On-going monitoring and supervision of trainee corps members
  • Facilitate access to available funding opportunities

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