St. Simon Peter’s Vocational Training Center UREPP Application 2023

St. Simon Peter’s Vocational Training Center UREPP Application 2023

St. Simon Peter’s Vocational Training Center together with the Uganda Refugees Employment Promotion Project (UREPP) call for applications from refugees from Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement of ages (18-35), to take up Vocational and Entrepreneurial skills training in:

1. Building and Construction

2. Hair Dressing and Cosmetology

3. Motorcycle Repair

4. Tailoring

5. Catering & Hospitality Management

6. Welding and Metal fabrication

7. Solar power systems


• Three (3) passport size photographs

• Proof of completion of Primary Education or its equivalent

• Stamped RWC Recommendation letter

• Attestation Card/Refugee Card

Applications will be received from 16th October to 27th October 2023, 8:00am to 4:00pm and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a potential interview and then training. Upon completion of training, participants will be subjected to a DIT assessment to qualify for the DIT certificate. Female candidates who will successfully complete motorcycle repair training are guaranteed employment.

Candidates should pick application forms from, and submit them to the UREPP Focal Person Mr. Malesh Ambrose (+256 779 804402, +256 756931984) at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kiryandongo.

Miss. Nanyanzi Lilian: (Project Assistant, UREPP)+256 775 781 701

Mr. Alikira Richard: (Principal St. Simon Peter’s V.T.C) +256 778 855 589

Mr. Concerned Wyclif: (Project Assistant, UREPP) V.T.C) +256 784 988 195

Miss. Aurelia Atukwatse: (Project Assistant, UREPP) +256 786 947178

About St. Simon Peter’s Vocational Training Center

St. Simon Peter’s vocational training centre is a private vocational training institute that offers practical technical courses. It was was founded in 1986 by the missionaries of Africa working under Hoima Catholic Diocese and registered with the Ministry of Education Science Technology and Sports, with number PTS/S/56 and with Examination Centers for Uganda Business and Technical Examination Board, and Uganda Vocational Qualification Framework, number UT084 and UVQF/024 respectively.