Northern Technical College (NORTEC) will be conducting Short Intensive Skills Development Programmes of 3 – 15 days duration from 15th April 2013 to 3rd May 2013. The target group includes corporate and individual clients in the Mining, Agricultural, Industrial, Hospitality, Informal and Government sectors. These courses have been tailored to enhance practical hands on skills of the trainees. The college conducts post training evaluation. Our institution is registered in grade one by TEVETA. It is also registered with the Engineering Institute of Zambia (EIZ)
Northern Technical College (NORTEC) was established as an Engineering Skills Training Institution by a private charity in 1959. It was initially administered by a Board of Governors, the Commission of Technical Education and Vocation Training, the Department of Technical Education and Vocation Training, in that order and now by a Management Board as provided for by the TEVET Act No. 13 of 1998. The Board is appointed by the Minister of Science Technology and Vocational Training (MSTVT).
NORTEC provides high quality Technical Education, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training (TEVET) at certificate, diploma and higher levels; effectively and efficiently, to continuously meet training needs of the clients in collaboration with stakeholder.
NORTEC is recognized by clients and stake holders as the leader in the provision of Technical Education, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training (TEVET)
The following values are core to all decisions and actions we take:
Innovation: We promote the exploration of new ideas and principle
Excellence: We endure to provide quality teaching and learning
Efficiency: We encourage continuous professional and institutional improvement
Integrity: We are guided by the fundamental principles of honesty, responsibility, reliability and equity in all our endeavours