The Bonny Vocational Centre is an NLNG/Bonny Kingdom partnership project designed to promote vocational and entrepreneurial skills acquisition, development of technical competencies and self-reliance in youths in Bonny community in particular and Rivers State in general.
The Bonny Vocational Centre has trained over a thousand Nigerians in electrical installation; fabrication; welding and pipe work; mechanical fitting; metal machining; painting and decorating; plumbing; timber and trowel vocation; catering and hospitality; business and adminstration.
The centre has also trained, graduated and awarded Advanced Diplma Certificates of the City and Guilds of London Institute to 157 graduates over the past three years in various technical and covational fields of study.
The centre is aiming for possible approval or accreditation of its courses by National Board for Technical Education (NBTE). It also plans a partnership with Rivers State Polytechnic, Bori, to give opportunities to the centre's graduates who want to pursue Higher National Diploma (HND) programmes.