Mauritius Institute of
Training & Development

(Awarding Body)

The Mauritius Institute of Training and Development (MITD), a body corporate established under Act 12 of 2009 has taken over the activities of the ex-Industrial and Vocational Training Board (ex-IVTB) and part of the ex-Technical School Management Trust Fund (ex-TSMTF) as from 16 November 2009. The MITD operates under the aegis of the Ministry of Education and Human Resources.

The objectives of MITD are:
  • to promote excellence in technical, vocational education and training;
  • to promote research and enhance knowledge in technical, vocational education and training;
  • to increase access to technical, vocational education and training through the setting up of training centres;
  • to promote exchange programmes and courses with other institutions in technical, vocational education and training;
  • and to assist in the apprenticeship of persons who are, or will be, employed in commercial, technical and vocational fields.
Certificates issued by MITD are recognised in Mauritius & world-wide

The MITD certificate is a National Certificate recognised by employers in Mauritius. The MITD is also working in collaboration with the National Empowerment Foundation (NEF) for placement of trainees abroad under the project 'Migration Circulaire Trainees possessing MITD Certificates have the opportunities to work abroad, e.g. in Canada, France, etc.

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