Glossary Term

Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)

Technical and vocational education training (TVET) is designed mainly to provide learners with the practical skills, know-how, and understanding necessary for direct entry into a particular occupation or trade (or class of occupations or trades). Successful completion of such programs normally leads to a labor market-relevant vocational qualification recognized by the national competent authorities, e.g. Ministry of Education, employers' associations, etc.