Profile of NAPTIN

Posted: November 28, 2014 at 9:49 pm   /   Uncategorized

The National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN) was established in March 2009 following the objectives of the Electric Power Sector Reform (EPSR) Act of 2005. The main objectives of NAPTIN is to serve as the focal point for the human resource development or workforce capacity building for the power sector as well as the […]

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NAPTIN Trains 545 Nigerian, Ghanaian Electricity Workers

Posted: March 10, 2018 at 12:53 pm   /   Government, NAPTIN

The National Power Training Institute of Nigeria, NAPTIN, seems to be getting back its groove as the Institute commences the training of workers, as part of its programme to train 545 electricity employees from Nigeria and Ghana. The Acting Director-General, NAPTIN, Ahmed Nagode, said 300 TCN personnel and many others from power utility members of […]

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NAPTIN Partners Tech Firm to Promote Renewable Energy

Posted: March 9, 2017 at 9:47 pm   /   Government, NAPTIN

In spite of the recession in the country, the management of the National Power Training Institute of Nigeria, NAPTIN, is not relenting in providing the critically needed manpower for the expansion of the power sector. The agency has just announced a new partnership with a local technology firm, Tido Tech International for the setting up […]

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French Agency partners NAPTIN for Human Resource Development

Posted: June 20, 2015 at 7:24 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NAPTIN, Photo

Agence Francaise Development (AFD), has expressed serious desire in partnering with the National Power Training Institute, NAPTIN, to raise the institute’s capacity to achieve its corporate mandate of developing the critical manpower for the power sector in Nigeria. Specifically the French agency wants to integrate into the training needs of the privatized power sector key […]

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182 Pass-out of NAPTIN’s Skills Development Program, 10 Get Automatic Employment

Posted: March 25, 2015 at 5:24 pm   /   Government, NAPTIN, Photo

Who said hard work does not pay? Ask the 10 best graduating students of the National Power Training Institute of Nigeria, NAPTIN, who on Tuesday, 24th March passed out of the SURE-P/TVET sponsored Graduate Skills Development Programme (NGSDP), clinching both graduation certificates as well as automatic employment letters, courtesy of a major stakeholder in Coal […]

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NEBO Commissions West Africa’s 1st Solar-Wind Demonstration Power Plant

Posted: March 5, 2015 at 8:24 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NAPTIN, Photo

The Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo has commissioned the 25KW Hybrid Solar PV- Wind demonstration power plant at the National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN) Regional Training Centre (RTC), Kainji, New Bussa, Niger State. The demonstration power plant is the outcome of the Nigeria-Germany Energy Partnership under the Nigeria Energy Support Programme (NESP), a developmental […]

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Posted: December 2, 2014 at 5:15 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NAPTIN, Photo

MINISTER OFFERS AUTOMATIC EMPLOYMENT & CASH TO BEST STUDENTS Monday, 1st December, 2014 will remain a day 285 young Nigerians will not forget in a hurry, as it was the day they all graduated from the NAPTIN Graduate Skills Development Programme, 2013/2014 Session organised by the National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN). The Honourable […]

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Posted: November 22, 2014 at 11:51 am   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NAPTIN

As the stage is set for the flag-off ceremony of The National Power- Sector Apprenticeship Scheme, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, the Power Minister has said that the initiative was conceived as a matter of necessity, as the scheme will help bridge the technical gap of its workforce. Speaking to newsmen today as part  of pre-event  activities, […]

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