2019 NAPTINs PROCUREMENT ADVERT

NAPTIN BAGS GOLDEN EUROPE AWARD FOR QUALITY AND COMMERCIAL PRESTIGE

The National  Power Training Institute of Nigeria(NAPTIN, has been presented with the Golden Europe Award for Quality and Commercial Prestige by the France based Association Otherways Management and Consulting.

The Institute was given the prestigious Award at the Intercontinental Hotel in Berlin Germany on Monday the 15th of July 2019.The Award ceremony attracted several Private Companies, Business Enterprises and Government Agencies from five Continents of the world.

The President /Chief Executive Officer of the Association Otherways Management and Consulting Mr.Charbel S. Tabet, while addressing participants and guests during the presentation ceremony, said "exceptional products quality and unique performance have uploaded your firm into becoming one of the exclusive authorised quality firms from all the five continents.

Charbel also stressed that the "Awarded Companies here  tonight in Berlin, are true Ambassadors of quality in the world wide Business Community and it is for this reason that Otherways has the pleasure to honour the successful companies at this ceremony".

Speaking further, he said "tonight  you are writing your story in the Book of Business History, a book which talks about dedication, talent and innovation".

While commenting about the Award given to NAPTIN, the Director General of the Institute, Ahmed Bolaji Nagode,who was represented at the ceremony by the Deputy Director Public Affairs of NAPTIN, Lawal Umar Muhammad, described the Award as another milestone achievement of the institute that is being acknowledged even beyond the shores of African Continent.Adding that the Award will spur him on, to work harder in order to record more achievements and that it is a clear recognition of NAPTIN'S role in Capacity Building beyond Nigeria and Africa as a whole.

ECOWAS certification of Sustainable Energy Skills (ESCES) - Off grid Solar PV technician Level 1

This scheme is currently covering only technicians/professionals of off-grid solar PV systems,but will gradually be extended to other clean technology professionals. The regional certification scheme is designed to test the competencies of candidates. Candidates who will demonstrate the requisite skills, abilities, and knowledge typically required in installing and maintaining off-grid solar PV systems in this competency-based examination will be awarded the credentials of the Regional Certification Body ( RCB) . The paramount process for getting certified is illustrated in the figure below.
The stages of the competency-based examination are practical and written as illustrated in figure below. An applicant can only be certified after passing the written and practical examination. The examinations are designed to assess the competencies of the candidates based on the JTA.


TARGETED COMPETENCIES

List of competencies covered by the ESCES Scheme for off-grid solar PV technicians/professionals:
• Working Safely with Photovoltaic Systems
• Understanding Solar Energy and PV Systems Basics
• Understanding PV System Design
• Installing Mechanical and Electrical PV Components
• Installing Cables,Connectors and Protective Devices
• Completinng System Installation,Testing and Commissioning
• Conducting Maintenance and Troubleshooting Activities

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT
In brief,it requires that an applicant must be at least 18 years of age:
• with at least two (2) years of practice as a solar technician; or
• with at least two (2) years of practice as an electrician; or
• Applicants holding Diploma,Bachelor,Master degree and beyond in fields of engineering,or architecture are also eligible for programme.
• NB: It is recommended that all applicants review sample examinations that can be found here
Written Examination: http:/www.ecreee.org/certification
Practical Examination: https://youtu.be/xEvPEdBkKYM

DATES AND PLACE OF EXAMINATION
Deadline for submission of application: 21st September 2019
Date of written examination: 23rd September 2019 at National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN),Abuja
Date of the practical exam: 24-26th September 2019 at NAPTIN,Abuja,Nigeria

APPLICATION
Apply on our Training Portal and also
• Please fill the regional certification application form and submit online at Application Form or
• Download this Form ,fill & email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or submit it at the exam centre.

NB: The registration fee is 80,000 Naira.

APPLICATION MUST BE DONE ON NAPTIN PORTAL AND ON THE ECREE APPLICATION FORM

Click below to Download the Brochure for more details

NIGERIA-ECOWAS CERTIFICATION - NAPTIN BROCHURE

 

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