WRCF signs MoU with RMU to improve skills to meet Industry needs

Nungua, Accra, 1 March 2019. The Western Region Coastal Foundation (WRCF) and the Regional Maritime University (RMU) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on 1 March to work together to develop competent job-ready technical graduates for employment in industry. The MoU was signed by WRCF’s CEO George Owusu and RMU’s Vice Chancellor Prof. Elvis Nyarko, at RMU in Nungua, Accra. The partnership seeks to align the training programmes of technical institutions with the needs of industry through support for standards development; accreditation for selected programmes and improved training facilities; development of a modern curricula, and improved instructor training and industry...


Takoradi Kokompe Welders upgrade skills as part of new CSR Skills Development Programme

Takoradi, W/R - 31 July 2018. 12 welders from Takoradi Kokompe, a local artisanal garage enclave, have started a skills training programme at Takoradi Technical Institute. The programme, which will upgrade the current skills of the artisans towards meeting industry preferred standards, will run from 23 July to 17 August 2018. The local artisans are being sponsored by Greenline Logistics Ltd, an oil sector service provider, as part of its corporate social responsibility initiative, and training is facilitated by the Western Region Coastal Foundation’s (WRCF) seeded dialogue platform, the Technical Centre of Excellence. The Corporate Social Investment – Skills Programme...