Industrial Training Fund (ITF) Offices In Nigeria And Key Functions Of SIWES



The Industrial Training Fund (ITF) was Established in 1971 in Accordance with Constitution Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria. Industrial Training Fund has operated consistently within the context of its enabling laws Decree 47 of 1971as Amended in the 2011 ITF ACT. The objective for which the Fund was established has been pursued vigorously and efficaciously. In the four decades of its existence, the ITF has not only raised training consciousness in the economy, but has also helped in generating a corps of skilled indigenous manpower which has been manning and managing various sectors of the national economy.

Over the years, pursuant to its statutory responsibility, the ITF has expanded its structures, developed training programmes, reviewed its strategies, operations and services in order to meet the expanding, and changing demands for skilled manpower in the economy. Beginning as a Parastatal “B” in 1971, headed by a Director, the ITF became a Parastatal “A” in 1981, with a Director-General as the Chief Executive under the aegis of the Ministry of Industry. The Fund has a 13 member Governing Council and operates with 10 Departments and 4 Units at the Headquarters, 33 Area Offices, 3 Skills Training Centres, and a Centre for Industrial Training Excellence.

Key Functions Of ITF/SIWES Programs

  • Industry Training Need Identification
  • Development & Implementation of Training Intervention address gaps identified during the Identification of Training Needs.
  • Industry Based Research Activities.
  • In-depth Diagnostic Studies of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises.
  • Productivity and Efficiency Improvement Training (PEIT).
  • Safety Training Industry

Advisory Services and Quality Control



One of the main thrusts of the Fund is to set and regulate standards in companies’ training activities in the following areas:

  • Approving their training plans and programmes.
  • Monitoring in-company training implementation
  • Grants and reimbursement services.
  • Monitoring and evaluation of Company apprentice training.
  • Monitoring of Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES)
  • Process Consulting

Industrial Training Fund (ITF) Offices In Nigeria

S/n Office Contact Address State Email Phone No. Postal Address
1 Headquarters Industrial Training Fund, Along Miango Rd., Jos Plateau dgitf@itf-nigeria.com 073-065297 P.M.B. 2199 Jos, Plateau State

 

ITF Headquarters’ Departments
S/n Departments Email Address
1 Director-General’s Office dgitf@itf.gov.ng
2 Admin and Human Resource Management hrm@itf.gov.ng
3 Finance & Accounts (F&A) finance@itf.gov.ng
4 Information and Comm. Technology ict@itf.gov.ng
5 Research and Curriculum Development rcd@itf.gov.ng
6 Technical and Vocational Skills Training tvst@itf.gov.ng
7 Field Services fieldservices@itf.gov.ng
8 Revenue Inspectorate and Compliance revenue@itf.gov.ng
9 Procurement procurement@itf.gov.ng
10 Business Training Development btd@itf.gov.ng
11 Corporate Planning cpd@itf.gov.ng
12 Public Affairs p-r@itf.gov.ng
13 Internal Audit audit@itf.gov.ng
14 Legal and Council Affair legal-council@itf.gov.ng
15 Servicom and Anti-Corruption servicom@itf.gov.ng

Other ITF Offices In Nigeria

S/n Area Office Contact Address State Email
1 Aba Onyike Street, Off Omoba Road, Ogbor Hill Abia itfaba@itf.gov.ng
2 Abeokuta ITF Close, Opposite Governor’s Office Okemosan, Ogun itfabeokuta@itf.gov.ng
3 Abuja No. 6 Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Off Aguiyi Ironsi Way, Maitama, Opp. PHCN Hq. Federal Capital Territory itfabuja@itf.gov.ng
4 Akure Olu Alabi Road, Off Ilesha Garage, Ondo itfakure@itf.gov.ng
5 Apapa Industrial Training Fund, 19A, Ashanti Road (By Calcutta Crescent) Apapa Lagos itfapapa@itf.gov.ng
6 Awka NO. 3 OKOYE UKWU CLOSE, OFF OKPUNO ROAD, AWKA Anambra itfawka@itf.gov.ng
7 Bauchi ITF BAUCHI AREA OFFICE MURTALA MOHAMMED WAY, OFF CENTRAL BANK ROUND-ABOUT, FED. LOWCOST HOUSING ESTA Bauchi itfbauchi@itf.gov.ng
8 Benin INDUSTRIAL TRAINING FUND, BENIN AREA OFFICE, NO. 180, EKENWAN ROAD, Edo itfbenin@itf.gov.ng
9 Calabar INDUSTRIAL TRAINING FUND, BLOCK G, NORTHERN IND. LAYOUT, MURTALA MOHAMMED HIGHWAY, OPP. SPC JUNCTION Cross Rivers itfcalabar@itf.gov.ng
10 Enugu Kilometer 12/13, Enugu – Abakaliki Express Highway, Emene Industrial Layout, Enugu Enugu itfenugu@itf.gov.ng
11 Gusau Fourth Floor Gidan Mailittafai House, Opposite Kasuwar Kanawa Along Zaria Road . Zamfara itfgusau@itf.gov.ng
12 Ibadan Queen Elizabeth Road Near PHCN Office Agodi Total Garden Oyo itfibadan@itf.gov.ng
13 Ikeja 28 Olorunfunmi Street Oregun,(Behind Phillips Factory) Lagos itfikeja@itf.gov.ng
14 Ilorin Asa Dam Road, Fate Road,Ilorin Kwara itfilorin@itf.gov.ng
15 Isolo NO. 43, OSOLO WAY EKWU AWOLOWO HOUSE, AJAO ESTATE, ISOLO, LAGOS Lagos itfisolo@itf.gov.ng
16 Jos No. 1 Kufang, Miango Road,Opposite Maranatha Bible Church, Kufang Plateau itfjos@itf.gov.ng
17 Kaduna Mogadishu New Layout, Behind NUT- END Well Scheme Office Complex,Kaduna Kaduna itfkaduna@itf.gov.ng
18 Kano Plot 120/124, Kawaji Layout, Off Hadejia Road,. Kano itfkano@itf.gov.ng
19 Katsina Dutsen-ma Road, Opposite Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), Katsina Katsina itfkatsina@itf.gov.ng
20 Lafia lafia,nasarawa Nasarawa itflafia@itf.gov.ng
21 Lagos Island 9th Floor, Elephant House 214, Broad Street, Lagos Island , Lagos. Lagos itflagosisland@itf.gov.ng
22 Lekki 5 Remi Olowude way, 2nd roundabout, Marwa Bus-stop, Lekki Phase 1 Lagos itflekki@itf.gov.ng
23 Lokoja Near Kogi State Secretariat, Lokoja. Kogi itflokoja@itf.gov.ng
24 Maiduguri FIRST FLOOR FED. SEC. COMPLEX, MAIDUGURI Borno itfmaiduguri@itf.gov.ng
25 Makurdi INDUSTRIAL TRAINING FUND, MAKURDI AREA OFFICE Behind PHCN Office, New Otukpo Road Benue itfmarkurdi@itf.gov.ng
26 Minna INDUSTRIAL TRAINING FUND, FIRST FLOOR, AHMADU BELLO HOUSE SHIRORO ROAD, TUNGA MINNA, NIGER STATE Niger itfminna@itf.gov.ng
27 Portharcourt INDUSTRIAL TRAINING FUND FUND, PLOT 101, TRANS AMADI INDUSTRIAL LAYOUT, RIVOC ROAD, PORTHARCOURT Rivers itfp-harcourt@itf.gov.ng
28 Sokoto INDUSTRIAL TRG. FUND SOKOTO AREA OFFICE No. 6 Goronyo Road,Off Ali Akilu Road,Mabera Layout,Sokoto Sokoto itfsokoto@itf.gov.ng
29 Uyo No.6, Esuene Street, Off Abak Road by Federal Housing. Akwa Ibom itfuyo@itf.gov.ng
30 Victoria Island 270, Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, 2nd Floor Water Front Plaza , Victoria Island, Lagos State. Lagos itfvictoriaisland@itf.gov.ng
31 Warri NO. 163 UDU ROAD, , OPP. UBIEBOR FILLING STATION,CLOSE TO OVWIAN GRAMMER SCHOOL WARRI, DELTA STATE Delta itfwarri@itf.gov.ng
32 Yenagoa- Bonny ISAAC BORROW EXPRESSWAY, ETEGWE OPP. TIMIKON FILLING STATION,YENAGOA Bayelsa itfyenagoa@itf.gov.ng
33 Yola No.3 Taura Street, Off Galadima Aminu Way,Behind ABTI Ventures Adamawa itfyola@itf.gov.ng

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    Pls, kindly assist me with the direction on how to get to ITF office @ oregun ikeja, lagos

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