Providing the necessary international skills for industry technicians

‘’We are providing the necessary international skills for industry technicians, ‘’says Welding Training and Technology Center.
Welding skill is used in important industries like wind, solar and hydro power constructions and many others like bridges, sky high buildings and automotive industries.
Fantahun Yemane, director for welding training says there is a skill gap among many Ethiopian technicians who use welding throughout the nation.
TVT Institute is working to upgrade the skills of technicians, competent enough in international level.
The Center is certified from the International Institute of Welding (IIW) for its lab, training center and certification center which found qualified after serious quality checkups by IIW members.
The Institute has been training many technicians from different industries in four training modules, namely:
– Manual Metal Arc (MMA) Welding,
– Metal Active Gas (MAG)/Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding,
– Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
– Oxy-acetylene welding.
Melese Merid, a trainer from Horizon Addis Tyre and Yeshiwas Deresie atrainer from Kombolcha Metalks which are a member of Medroc Investment Group, told that even though they had many years of experience, they lacked important skills.
‘’we have got good skill that can help me and my company,’’ Meles said.
There are skillful trainers in the Center, they added.