MUST - Construction: Level II

Construction: Level II

MuST Level II Trainees are exposed to specialised skilled worker training in the Construction Sector. Trainees work independently for a period of nine (9) months based on National Occupational Standards. They spend four (4) days per week on Construction sites and one day they retreat to an off-site Centre where they undergo Life Skills, Construction Calculation, Technical Drawing and Construction Technology.

Construction training covers 5 Occupational Skills Areas which trainees are allowed to select one:

  • Electrical Installation
  • Welding
  • Plumbing
  • Carpentry
  • Masonry

The Ministry of Education provides each registered Construction MuST Trainee with the following:

  • A daily stipend of $100.00
  • A Meal and a Drink
  • Basic Tools and Equipment
  • Basic Personal Protective Equipment
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Supervisory Management and Assessment Services by Technology Instructors/Assessors

Course Duration: Nine (9) months, Full-Time.

Registration Fee: TT$100.00 (non-refundable)

Programme Fee: Government Funded (Free for Citizens of Trinidad and Tobago).

Entry Requirements:

  • Completion of a Level I Construction Programme or Eighteen (18) months experience in relevant skill area is preferred.
  • National/ Resident of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Between 17 and 50 years of age.
  • Copy of Identification Card
  • Copy of Birth Certificate
  • 2 Passport sized Photos
  • Bank Account number
  • NIS number

Certification upon successful completion: Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ) Level II.

Locations/Class Time:

  • Chaguanas Technology Centre
  • Laventille Technology Centre
  • O'Meara Technology Centre
  • Ste. Madeleine Technology Centre
  • Tobago Technology Centre

Click here for contact information for the above centres