National Handcraft Training Centre

Education +268 76646292 / 79101226 Ezulwini

OUR SERVICES

The National Handcraft Training Centre is situated at the Ezulwini valley next to Codec. The college lies in the valley close to the hotels: Royal Villas, Lugogo Sun, Royal Swazi Hotel and Casino and now the five star hotel that is still under construction. The training center was started with the cooperation between the Republic of China on Taiwan (R.O.C) and the Kingdom of Swaziland in 1973. At the time it was known as the Ezulwini Development Center.

NHTC DEPARTMENTS & PROGRAMMES
1. METALWORK DEPARTMENT

  • Health and Safety
  • Arc and Gas welding
  • Graphics Software (AutoCAD)
  • Small Engine Repair
  • Window Frames and Burglar Proofing
Career Opportunities
  • Iron Worker
  • Pipe Welder
  • Mechanic, Fitter, Rigger
  • Sheet Metal Worker
  • Machine Tool Setter
2. FINE ARTS DEPARTMENT
  • Ceramics
  • Painting & Drawing
  • Wood and Stone Carving
Career Opportunities
  • Studio Production Ceramist
  • Ceramic Designer
  • Craft Person
  • Work in Art Galleries as Curators
  • Carpenter
3. ELECTRICAL & PLUMBING DEPARTMENT
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
Career Opportunities
  • Electrician/Electrical Technician
  • Electrical wireman
  • Plumber
4. COMPUTER DEPARTMENT
  • Information Technology - 6 Months
Career Opportunities
  • Computer Technician
  • Secretariat
  • Data entry officer
  • Typist
5. COURSES OFFERED UNDER THE OUTREACH PROGRAM
  • Sewing - Level 1 and Level 2
  • Metalwork - Grade 3
  • Electrical Domestics - Grade 3
  • Plumbing Installation – Grade 3
COURSE FEES

Currently the course fees will be based on the particular needs for each department as the cost of training materials differs from each department. This will be communicated to those aspiring prospective students.

APPLICATION FORMS
Application forms are available from September for February intake

ACCOMODATION
Hostels are available but space is limited for both males and females. Hostel fees will be communicated to those interested for boarding.