Skills for the Future Barbados Conference 2014:

Build, Innovate, Transform

January 26-28, 2014

About BIT Barbados 2014

Lisa Cummins, Barbados Coalition of Service Industries
Donald Grant, Barbados Port Inc.

Imagine a globally competitive Barbados which is synonymous with premium goods and services. This vision is at the heart of Skills for the Future Barbados Conference 2014: "Build, Innovate, Transform".

Discover a platform for developing synergies and sharing best practices in modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) systems to keep your work force equipped for the demands of the 21st century market place.

Walk away with an action plan that will drive training and increase your organization’s productivity. Plus, gain access to local training grant resources to execute your plan! Read more >


A Skills for Future Project

A Ganar

A Ganar: Kickstarting Youth

A sports-based youth employability program for at- risk youth in Latin America and the Caribbean that has benefited 12,000 youth aged 16-24. Read More


Competency-Based Training Fund

Support for an Employer-Driven Training System

The Competency-Based Training Fund (CBTF) is a key component of the Skills for the Future Program which is sponsored by the Government of Barbados via Inter-American Development Bank loan funding. Its objective is to support a better alignment of the supply of training with market demand. Read More