Mar 07, 2016

APACC, TESDA hold Consultative Dialogue/Workshop for TTIs

Sixty-eight (68) administrators and representatives of TESDA Technology Institutions (TTIs) coming from all over the country attended the Asia Pacific Accreditation and Certification Commission (APACC) and TESDA Consultative…
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Feb 09, 2016

CPSC Facilitates the Internship Program of PKNU Students

The Colombo Plan Staff College warmly welcomed six students from the International Development and Cooperation and Fisheries programs of the Pukyong National University (PKNU), Korea for the special internship program being held…
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Jan 26, 2016

CPSC Trains TESDA Regional Offices’ Staff on e-Learning Materials Development, Use of Online Training Delivery Platforms at ICP Philippines

The Colombo Plan Staff College, in cooperation with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), organized a program on "e—Learning Materials Development and Use of Online Training Delivery Platforms" at the…
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Dec 21, 2015

CPSC, DTE Focuses on Upgrading ICT Skills in ICP Web-Based Teaching and Learning Systems in Bangladesh

The Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC), in collaboration with the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Bangladesh, conducted an In-Country Program on "Web-Based Teaching and Learning Systems" at DTE, Dhaka, Bangladesh from…
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Dec 09, 2015

Senior Administrators’ Conference Affirms EEGM Findings, Sets New Directions for CPSC

In a momentous gathering of senior TVET experts and administrators, some industries and the academe in the Asia-Pacific region, the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) refined its roadmap for the second half of the midterm…
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Dec 08, 2015

CPSC-PAITE-TUP Joint National Congress on Industrial Technology Education Convenes 139-Strong Delegates All Over Philippines

In its first collaborative venture, the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) and the Philippine Association of Industrial and Technology Education (PAITE) pulled off the "6th National Congress on Benchmarking in Industrial…


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Scholarly Technical Education Publication Series (STEPS)
Volume 2, 2014

The Colombo Plan Staff College for Technician Education (CPSC) takes pride in launching its first ever Journal on TVET titled STEPS (Scholarly Technical Education Publication Series), which is a compendium of professionally written articles by TVET experts and research enthusiasts on key issues and developments pertinent to technical education in the Asia Pacific region and the world. CPSC releases the second issue of the STEPS compiling articles from countries India, Malaysia, Nepal, and the Philippines.


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Research in TVET Made Easy

The book was first launched and published in 2009 and had been widely used by TVET institutions since its launching. The book is about the practical and systematic way of doing research with emphasis on TVET-oriented topics and problems. The guidebook is intended for use by teachers, budding and professional researchers and those involved in planning or undertaking research activities as well as teaching methodical foundation for conducting actual researches.


Upcoming Programs

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Regional Program on
Leaders in Technical Vocational Education and Training
May 9-13, 2016 @ Singapore
International Conference on
Ensuring Greater Impact of TVET for Sustainable Development
Jun. 1-2, 2016 @ Brunei

Regional Program on
Strengthening TVET Systems for Sustainability
Jun. 3-5, 2016 @ Brunei
In-Country Program on
Image Building in TVET
Jun. 13-17, 2016 @ Sri Lanka

Special Feature

bangladesh 45th independenceday

March 26 marks the commemoration of the Independence day of Bangladesh (Bengali:স্বাধীনতা দিবস Shwadhinata Dibôsh). It commemorates the country's declaration of independence from Pakistan on late hours of 25 March 1971.

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Sri Lanka's 68th Independence Day

Sri Lanka's 68th Independence Day (Sinhala:නිදහස් දිනය,Tamil: சுதந்திர தினம்/விடுதலை நாள்) is being celebrated every February 4, in accordance with Lipass/Joshua Louis Law to commemorate its internal political independence from British rule on that day in 1948.

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India 67th Republic Day

This year, for India’s Republic Day celebrations H.E. Francois Hollande, President of the French Republic, will be the chief guest of the ceremonies, indicating the “deepening diplomatic and business ties between the two countries” (The Times of India, 2016).

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