Aliko Dangote Foundation – VDMA Technical Training Programme 2020
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Aliko Dangote Foundation – VDMA Technical Training Programme 2020

You can now apply for the ongoing VDMA Technical Training Programme 2020 at Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF).

About Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF)

Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) – The newly built-up facility at the Dangote Academy in Obajana provides perfect conditions for technical training with modern classrooms, highly-qualified trainers, sophisticated learning tools, and state-of-the-art training equipment – mostly provided by German companies. The training centre also functions as a central meeting place and venue for Nigerian and German companies.

Please go through the requirements below before applying for this training.

Title: Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) – VDMA Technical Training Programme

  • The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF)-VDMA Technical Training Programme is a collaboration between the Aliko Dangote Foundation, the VDMA (Mechanical Engineering Industry Association), and its Foundation for young talent in Mechanical Engineering (Nachwuchsstiftung Maschinenbau – NWS).
  • The initiative offers high-quality education and training to young Nigerians who seek to acquire skills in Mechanical and Electrical Technology. The training programme is based on the German model of dual-track vocational training.
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The Programme

Duration will be a minimum of 18 months

  • Comprises various theoretical and practical training as well as exposure to industrial work experience in various plants of the Dangote Group
  • Includes continuous assessment processes and appraisals
  • Focuses on two core disciplines:
    • Mechanical Programme
    • Electrical Programme
Advantages of Training of VDMA Technical Training Programme 2020
  • Combines Nigerian requirements with German expertise and technology know-how
  • Includes theoretical as well as practical modules at companies
  • Instructions by Nigerian educators and trainers trained and qualified in collaboration with German companies
  • High-standard facilities with modern equipment, learning tools and appropriate accommodation for the trainees
  • Benefit from NWS’ long-standing experiences in industry-ready vocational training

What are the critera?

  • Admission age bracket: 16 – 24 years
  • Educational background: 5 credits in O’ Level Sciences
  • Possession of one of the following certificates: WAEC (SSCE), NABTEB(NTC), NECO (SSCE)
  • School Testimonials
How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

You can click here for more information

Application Deadline  

9th November, 2020


  • Candidates can only submit a single application
  • Only electronic applications will be considered
  • Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Kindly ensure that email addresses and phone numbers are active and valid
  • Admission is subject to passing an aptitude test and oral nterview
  • Trainees are not Dangote employees and the taining is not a pre-employment programme

Enquiries: All Enquiries relating to the Technical Training Programme should be sent to: [email protected]

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