Gwamile Vocational and Commercial Training Institute

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Gwamile VOCTIM is a public vocational institute in Swaziland under the Ministry of Education and Training. It offers Certificates and Diplomas in vocational training.Gwamile VOCTIM was founded in 1987 through a technical cooperation between German Technical Cooperation Agency and the Swaziland Government, and has become a major player in vocational training in Swaziland.

VISION
To set the standard for quality delivery of vocational skills training.

MISSION STATEMENT
To provide quality vocational skills training for self-reliance, for socio-economic development, and global competitiveness.

CORE VALUES:

  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Excellence in teaching
  • Service to others

GWAMILE VOCTIM DEPARTMENTS & PROGRAMMES

1. AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

  • Certificate in Motor Vehicle Systems - 1 Year
  • Entry Requirements: Three (3) Credits, two (2) of which must be Mathematics and Science and a pass in English Language at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E16400.00 (Boarder), E11400.00 (Non-Boarder)
  • Certificate in Vehicle body Repairs - 1 Year
  • Entry Requirements: Three (3) Credits, two (2) of which must be Mathematics and Science and a pass in English Language at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E16400.00 (Boarder), E11400.00 (Non-Boarder)
  • Diploma in Motor Vehicle Systems - 1 Year
  • Entry Requirements: Certificate in Automotive Systems or similar course.
    Fees: E32450.00 (Boarder), E22500.00 (Non-Boarder)
  • Diploma in Vehicle body Repairs - 1 Year
  • Entry Requirements: Certificate in Automotive Systems or similar course.
    Fees: E32450.00 (Boarder), E22500.00 (Non-Boarder)
Career Opportunities
  • Vehicle Mechanic
  • Painting Technician
  • Panel Beating Technician
  • Bodyshop Estimator
  • Machine Tool Setter
2. BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION DEPARTMENT
  • Diploma in Bricklaying & Plastering - 2 Year
  • Entry Requirements: Any three (3) Credits at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E32450.00 (Boarder), E22500.00 (Non-Boarder)
  • Diploma in Plumbing
  • Entry Requirements: Any three (3) Credits at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E32450.00 (Boarder), E22500.00 (Non-Boarder)
Career Opportunities
  • Building Technician
  • Assistant Quantity Surveyor
  • Assistant Surveyor
  • Junior Architect
  • Site Foremen
  • Drainlayer
  • Plumber
  • Pipe Fitter
  • Steam Fitter
3. COMMERCIAL DEPARTMENT
  • Diploma in Business and Finance Accounting - 2 Years
  • Entry Requirements: Three (3) Credits including Accounts, Business Studies, Maths or Economics and a pass in English Language at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E32450 (Boarder), E22500 (Non-Boarder)
  • Diploma in Secretarial Studies - 2 Years
  • Entry Requirements: Three (3) Credits including Accounts, Business Studies, Maths or Economics and a pass in English Language at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E32450.00 (Boarder), E22500.00 (Non-Boarder)
Career Opportunities
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Project Accountant
  • Billing Clerk
  • Business Officer
  • Company Secretary
  • Receptionist
  • Personal Assistant
  • Office Administration
  • Business Communication
4. MACHANICAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT
  • Diploma in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering - 3 Years
  • Entry Requirements:Three (3) credits, two (2) of which must be Mathematics and Physical Science and three (3) passes including English at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E48000.00 (Boarder), E33650.00 (Non-Boarder)
Career Opportunities
  • Artisans – (Welder/Fabricator, Fitter, Machinist, Boilermaker, Draughtsman)
5. ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT
  • Diploma in Electrical Installation - 2 Years
  • Entry Requirements:Three (3) credits, two (2) of which must be Mathematics and Physical Science and three (3) passes including English at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E32450.00 (Boarder), E22500.00 (Non-Boarder)
Career Opportunities
  • Electrician
  • Electrical Engineering Technician
  • Electronics Engineering Technician
  • Electronics Assembler
  • Refrigeration/ Air-Conditioning Technician
6. WOODWORK DEPARTMENT
  • Diploma in Carpentry & Joinery - 2 Years
  • Entry Requirements: Any three (3) Credits at SGCSE/IGCSE level or Equivalent.
    Fees: E32450.00 (Boarder), E22500.00 (Non-Boarder)
Career Opportunities
  • Carpenter
  • Bench Joiner
  • Shopfitting Joiner
  • Wood Machiner
OTHER FEES
Exam Fees for City & Guilds - E 4 000.00
Protective Clothing - E 1 000.00
Books and Stationery - E 2 000.00