Deputy Minister Karunarathne Paranavithana says a technical education teacher training academy will be set up in Rathmalana in order to enhance the vocational training in Sri Lanka. The government has taken a decision to provide free vocational education in line with the free education.
Measures have been taken to modernise vocational education and new international level training courses will be introduced for the benefit of school leavers. The Deputy Minister made these remarks participating in a programme at the SLBC yesterday.
Joining the programme Chairman of the National Apprenticeship and Training Authority Dr. Saranga Alahapperuma said the government has launched programmes to give vocational training for all school leavers.