Monday, July 26, 2021

Departments

There are four core Departments and several subsidiary Units. The Department of Energy is still in its development stage and activities related to innovation are done under the Tobago Information Technology Limited.  The Division also oversees the operations of the Tobago Hospitality and Tourism Institute (THTI).  

Department of Education

Student Support Services

The Student Support Services Unit is a vital part of comprehensive school programme success. It offers prevention, intervention, transition and follow-up services for students and families. Direct Services are...

Examinations Unit

The Examinations Unit is responsible for coordinating the registration and administration of national, regional and international examinations...

Multicultural Education Unit

The Multicultural Education Unit, through its varied programmes and activities, impacts the lives of children and young people in Tobago from early childhood to tertiary level education. These initiatives build capacity and hone skills in ...

School Nutrition Unit

The School Nutrition Unit is responsible for identifying, monitoring and evaluating the nutritional needs of students. It also coordinates the preparation and distribution of...

Sport In Education Unit

The Sport in Education Unit is mandated to facilitate the participation of primary schools in national sporting programmes and competitions. The Unit also...

DATAS

The Department of Advanced Training and Advisory Services (DATAS) facilitates the Human Capital Development Policy for Tobago through the Tobago House of Assembly’s...

Research Unit

The Research Unit satisfies the decision-making and information needs of policymakers, administrators, educators and other stakeholders, by providing them with research-based data and infor...

Curriculum and Planning and Development Unit

The primary function of the Curriculum Planning and Development Unit (CPDU) is to manage the curriculum...

School Supervision and Management Unit

The School Supervision and Management Unit is recognized as a key player in upholding the faithful implementation and institutionalization ...

Department of Innovation

Tobago Information Technology Limited

The Innovation Centre has been developed as a means of a startup and growth of technologically intensive, knowledge-based businesses, and for facilitating the links between the research and industrial communities. It was designed as an incubating base for private sector ventures; as a training base for persons with new innovating skills; and as an experimental zone for new technologies and have been proven to be a useful vehicle for research industry interactions and emphasizing new and emerging technologies.

Department of Energy

Energy Resources

The Tobago House of Assembly developed an Energy Resource Department in October 2019. The Tobago House of Assembly developed an Energy Resource Department in October 2019.  This Department assesses how renewable energy can best be utilized in Tobago to reduce consumer cost and reduce our environmental footprint.  While there are many renewable energy technology consumers on the island, it is projected that this form of energy will formally penetrate Tobago’s market in 2020 and beyond. Public awareness plans and renewable energy sensitivity initiatives are therefore currently being developed.

Tobago Library Services

Tobago Library Services

The Tobago Library Services is the premier provider of library and information services in Tobago. It is responsible for the management of three (3) public libraries, Library Media Centres in all secondary schools and library services in some primary schools through its School Library Services Unit. It is also responsible for the management and support of the Tobago Archives.

General Administration Units

Transportation Unit

The Transportation Unit facilitates the movement of staff members of the Division of Education, Innovation and Energy as well as equipment and other resources...

Occupation Safety and Health Unit

The Unit is focused on improving the knowledge and understanding of OSH regulations and improve the safety culture at the Division...

Project Implementation Unit

The Project Implementation Unit (PIU) is a team of technical Officers who plan, set project targets, monitor and evaluate repair works, and maintain and ensure standards...

Procurement Unit

The Procurement Unit is responsible for managing the acquisition of goods and services for the Division, Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) centres, primary schools, secondary schools and trade centres...

Human Resources Unit

The Human Resource Management (HRM) Unit is responsible for ensuring that the Division has the staff complement required for its effective functioning. The Unit theref...

Information and Communication Technology Unit

The Information & Communication Technology (ICT) Unit manages the technological development of the Division. The Unit services all other Units of the Division, Tobago Library Services, all schools (ECCE...