Industrial Training Fund

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  • Formulate policies and guidelines on SIWES for distribution to all the SIWES participating bodies, institutions and companies involved in the scheme;
  • Regularly organize orientation programmes for students prior to their attachment;
  • Receive and process all prescribed forms from the Institutions and Supervising Agencies, i.e. National Universities Commission (NUC) for the universities; National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) for the polytechnics and National Board for Colleges of Education (NCCE) for the Colleges of education
  • Supervise students on Industrial Attachment;
  • Disburse supervisory and student allowances;
  • Organize biennial SIWES National Conference and Annual SIWES Review Meeting;
  • Provide insurance cover for students on attachment;
  • Provide logistics and materials necessary for effective administration of the scheme;
  • Ensure the visitation (tours) of ITF officers to the Supervising Agencies, Institutions, Employers and students on attachment;
  • Provide information on companies for attachment and assist in the industrial placement of students.
  • Continuously review and carry out research into the operation of the SIWES.
  • Vet and process students’ logbooks and ITF form 8.