2016-05 RP-Singapore
May 16, 2016

CPSC, MFA Singapore, ITE Hold Annual TVET Program for Principals, Leaders

In recognition of the long-standing partnership of the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs-Government of Singapore and the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) on TVET training for principals and…
2016-04 PACUIT
May 02, 2016

3rd Joint CPSC-PACUIT-TUP Conference Gathers 320 Industrial Technology Advocates in Philippines

On its third collaborative venture, the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) teamed up with the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities of Industrial Technology (PACUIT), Inc. and the Technological University of the…
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…
2016-02 ICP-NEPAL
Feb 29, 2016

TVET for Sustainable Development: Main Theme of In-Country Program in Nepal

Following a recent regional program on TVET for Sustainable Development in neighboring country India, Nepal also hosted a similar program under the guidance of the Colombo Plan Staff College and Council for Technical Education…
2016-02 NITTR-Chandigarh
Feb 23, 2016

3-in-1 Program on Skills Development for Poverty Alleviation hosted by CPSC, NITTTR Chandigarh

The Colombo Plan Staff College and the National Institute for Teacher's Technical Training and Research (NITTTR) Chandigarh, India joined hands in organizing three programs in one consolidated engagement namely: (1) Regional…
2016-02 CHMSC-Workshop
Feb 15, 2016

CPSC-CHMSC Teams up for ICT, Blended Learning Workshop in Negros Island, Philippines

As a demonstration of their common commitment and productive partnership in forwarding TVET institutional development, the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) and the Carlos Hilado Memorial State College (CHMSC) held a…


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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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