Skills Needs Assessment Questionnaire

Please note that this is not an eligibility questionnaire.

(i) Complete the questionnaire below
(ii) Print your completed questionnaire by clicking the PRINT button at the end of the questionnaire
(iii) Attach the hard copy of the completed questionnaire that was printed from this website to your completed Letter of Interest and Proof of Registration documents
(iv) Submit the documents to the GSI Hub in Chaguanas. The address is located in the Contact section of the website.
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Useful Definitions:

Term Definition
Coalition A temporary alliance of firms, entrepreneurs, and/or business associations for the collaborative design and implementation of a proposed skills solution
Contract The legal agreement signed by the parties and all the attached documents listed in any appendices
Contracting Authority The individual or entity that has the legal authority to enter into contractual agreements on behalf of the Ministry of Planning and Development
Entrepreneur An individual who runs a small business
Non-technical Training Training to develop skills that are broadly applicable across job titles and industries. These skills encompass a person’s ability to relate with others, as well as his/her ability to optimize job performance
Signing Authority The individual or entity that has the legal authority to enter into contractual agreements on behalf of the participating firm, participating coalition, or training provider
Skills Solution A comprehensive training plan that addresses identified skills gaps within a given workforce, and which targets specific business needs
Technical Training Training to develop skills in specific Information Technology (IT) areas such as programming and design, operating systems, mobile application development tools, information security, Web development design, operating systems and databases etc.
Training Provider Training providers may include training centers, education institutions, universities, community colleges etc. They may be public or private entities