News : Another 93 Assistant Tea Technicians are ready for Quality Tea Production

24 December 2021

CTCF Nepal and its implementing partner F-SKILL Pvt. Ltd. have completed 2nd phase training of Assistant Tea Technician (Level 1) training based on the curriculum of CTEVT on 24th Dec 2021 in five different five districts: Jhapa, Dhankuta, Sankhuwasabha, Terathum and Lalitpur with support of Dakchyata, funded by European Union and Managed by British Council under the skill development for quality tea production project.  CTCF provided training to 93 trainees in different 5 training venues from Ilam, Jhapa, Dhankuta, Sunsari, Tehrathum, Sankhuwasabha, Solukhumbu, Khotang, Lalitpur, Nuwakot, Baglung, Ramechhap, Syagja districts. Formal closing program was organized inviting representatives of local government, local tea stakeholders.  The training has been organizing the training in 3 phases for the first time in Nepal. CTCF Nepal is also planning to conduct third phase training in Ilam and Pachthar Districts covering Ilam, Pachthar and Taplejung Districts.  

The training program has been conducted for 430 hours. During training, participants have been provided additional training on entrepreneurship and enterprise development, occupational safety and health, life skill training. Trainees will be provided with skill certification after the skill test from National Skill Testing Board (NSTB). All costs associated with the skill test will be bear by the CTCF Nepal.