Department of Employment Skills & Training Centre


Mr Mohammed Shameer


The Technology Employment Skills Training Center at Tavua College aims to develop both long and short term plans for the future development of TEST in alignment to the Ministry and Government’s plan.

The TVET center was renamed Technology & Employment Skills Training (TEST) in 2013 as part of a strategy to change the mindset of the public about Technical & Vocational Education and Training (TVET) and had been in existence in Tavua College since _____.

Tavua College TEST Centre ensures that it provides employability skills training to meet the needs of the local and global market. It advocates TEST as the master key to address youth unemployment and to empower young people to have decent and gainful employment.

TEST not only holds the master key but it is also referred to as the engine room for economical and sustainable developments for our nation.

The Tavua College TEST Center ensures that ordinary Fijians in the vincity of Tavua to get the education and training that provides skills to compete in today’s competitive technical job market.

The Tavua College TEST Center provides inviting and stimulating learning environments for both personal and professional development.

The quality of programmes offered at Tavua College TEST Center has accreditation from the Fiji Higher Education Commission and is most affordable.

Department Members


Sitting (L-R): Mr. Mohammed Shameer, Mr. Eroni Taoi
Standing (L-R): Mrs. Mereoni Waqabaca, Mrs. Salagi Singh

The entry requirement is a minimum qualification of Year 10/Form 4 level or with no formal qualification but have relevant work experience.

In support of the government’s educational programs and services the Tavua College TEST Centre offers comprehensive student development services to all who seek to better their lives through education. In an atmosphere of shared values, we encourage creativity, innovation, and resourcefulness among our students. With a commitment to excellence, the the Center creates a positive, student-centered environment. The College empowers individuals by enabling them to learn and to develop throughout their lifetimes.