basic entrepreneurship and skills training programme


The Basic Entrepreneurship and Skill Training Program BEST , is designed to meet the current unemployment situation in Nigeria.

Due to global technological progress, which has resulted in a high level of unemployment, restlessness, competition, and a demand for quality individuals with an entrepreneurial mindset. The goal of the Basic Entrepreneurship and Skill Training Program (BEST) is to prepare young unemployed Nigerians to work for themselves, employ others, and be marketable wherever they go. The training program, which will take place in Technical and Vocational Centers around the country, is designed to give participants the skills they need to succeed as entrepreneurs or intrapreneurs.

The training program will last for a period of 6 months.

Program Objectives

The program’s main goals are to provide knowledge, skills, attitudes, and resources in entrepreneurship and skill training in Vocational and Technical education. The training will best meet the Nigerian economy by developing and impacting a positive attitude toward self-employment, as well as judicious use of materials and time in class and on the field.

The BEST Training programme is targeted to train and immediately engage 774,000 selected unemployed Nigerians for carefully selected projects and employments.

Training Benefits

All Selected trainees will receive a monthly stipend of ₦30,000 paid by the Financing Business for Job and Wealth Creation FBJWC subject to achieving planned results for each month.

The Basic Entrepreneurship and Skills Training BEST Program is targeted to train and immediately engage 774,000 selected unemployed Nigerians for carefully selected projects and employments .


The training program is open to all Nigerian citizens and residents between the age of 18 and 35

How to Apply

Submission of application closes on 21st January 2022

Click here to apply

For more details visit official website

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  1. Ogan Magdalene

    Good evening, have candidate been short listed for the program, because I applied but not heard any information about this site. Thanks

  2. gbemisola faith adeyanju

    in the first place i got to realized this site is somehow strange when they shifted the closing date for registration all the way from January 21st to Feb 21st .i knew it they have target by asking applicant to pay some of 300 through pay-stack instead of remit a . same-time i have not seen anywhere federal government programmed involved money during registration period but i believe which ever way we are going to prevail .all the necessary step is been taking already to the appropriate unit in the federal government unit

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