Benefitting from CBTF

Benefitting from CBTF

In an effort to respond to the need to build a workforce capable of meeting future needs of companies and industries the Skills of the Future programme launched part The Competency-Based Training Fund (CBTF) as one of its components. The CBTF is a Government of Barbados/ Inter-American Development Bank initiative designed to better equip Barbadian workers with the skills and competencies they need to excel in a rapidly changing world. 

This key component of the Skills for the Future initiative, is sponsored by the Barbados Government with loan funding from the Inter-American Development Bank. Skills for the Future supports the Government’s Human Resource Development Strategy by aiming to improve the

  • Quality and relevance of secondary education
  • Effectiveness of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)

To find out more about the CBTF please visit the official website: www.cbtf.com.bb