Skill Development/ Workforce Development/ Technical & Vocational Education

Semiotics has solid experience in skills and workforce development gained through conducting/carrying out various assignments/projects sponsored by national and international agencies. Work profile comprises of assessment of quality and capacity of technical and vocational training system, marketability of skills taught in institutes, demand and supply situation and deficit within, skill gap analysis, skills profiling, designing and developing training curricula, modules and training materials. Our track in this practice area include the following assignments:

Selected Projects of Skill Development/ Workforce Development/ Technical & Vocational Education

Project Name Client
Assessment of Outcomes/Impact of Community Trainings Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF)
Assessment of Training Needs – Revitalizing TVET Institutions Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Capacity Building Support Initiative Care International
Development and Introduction of Technical Training for Workers of Small Scale Industries PSIC / GEMCO Netherlands
DigiSkills - Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Project IGNITE
Educational Contents of Middle Level Skills Ministry of Education
Fact Finding Study on Demand and Supply of Technical and Vocational Manpower- Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Feasibility Study to Evaluate Need/Benefits for Introduction of training in Certain Discipline in selected Polytechnics Institutions in Pakistan Ministry of Science & Technology
Impact Assessment of Neelum & Jhelum Valleys Community Development Project (NJVCDP) United Nation Development Program (UNDP)
Integrated HRD Approach in the SAARC Region: An Assessment of Collective Training Needs SAARC
Investment in Vocational Education and Skill Development in South Asia SAARC
Labour Market Survey Asian Development Bank
Marketable Skills in NWFP and Balochistan Ministry of Women Development
National Vocational Training Project World Bank
Need Assessment & Improvement of TEVT System in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Directorate General Technical Education and Manpower Training
Need Assessment & Improvement of TEVT System in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Innovation for Poverty Reduction Project/SDC
Tracer Study on Impact of ADB’s Assistance for Technical Education Project Asian Development Bank
Workforce/Job Market Assessment for Workforce Development Program in KP & FATA FATA Institutional Strengthening Project