How to apply for col-skills for work initiative

In-country partners of Commonwealth of Learning including the national desks and focal points for Skills for Work initiative in Commonwealth nations have been requested to nominate eligible applicants for the Skills for Work Initiative.  An open call for application was launched in March 2021 to allow citizens of Commonwealth Member States to express their interest to avail of the certification program under the initiative.  Please contact your national desk and focal points for Skills for Work Initiative to learn more about your country-specific guidelines for submission of application.


If you wish to apply for Commonwealth of Learning Skills for Work Initiative, please click on your country below for expressing your interest to be considered.

TIMELINE OF Skills for work initiative FOR 2021

1st cohort

Period : 1 April 2021 – 30 September 2021 (6 months)

2nd Cohort

1 October 2021 – 31 March 2022 (6 months)