Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Ministry announces registration dates for URP Women’s Programme

The Works and Transport Ministry wishes to advise the general public of the registration dates for the Unemployment Relief Programme's (URP) Women’s Programme for the month of July and August 2017. 

The URP provides short term employment to citizens of Trinidad and Tobago.  The programme is also designed to enhance the entrepreneurial skills of individuals and community groups and to assist in the delivery of small-scale projects in various communities.  

The Women’s Programme provides training for women while they are employed in areas such as crafts, furnishings, cleaning, painting, community work, geriatric care and beautification of surroundings.  Training courses last for six weeks with working hours of 9.00am to 2.00pm.  The programme caters specifically to women and the working hours are designed to facilitate other commitments.

Persons applying for placement through the URP Employment and Women’s Programme must:

  • Be 18 years or older at the date of registration
  • Be unemployed
  • Possess a valid Trinidad and Tobago identification card

The region address and days are as follows:

Region #6 Guaico Tamana Rd, Guaico Sangre Grande July 24th, 2017

Region #2 (U.R.P Head Office) Autorama Bldg, El Socorro Road, San Juan July 25th, 2017

Region #3 Uriah Butler Highway, Mt. Hope July 26th, 2017

Region #9 #1 12th Street Techier Village, Point Fortin July 27th 2017

Region #10 (Penal & Fyzabad) #6 Clarke Road, Penal July 28th, 2017

Region #7 10-14 King Street, Princes Town July 31st, 2017

Region #1 Cor. Jerry Street, Diego Martin Main Road August 2nd, 2017

Region #4 #102 Connell Street, Tunapuna August 3rd, 2017

 Region #5 #101 Tumpuna Road, Arima August 4th, 2017

Region #8 #125 Southern Main Road, Marabella August 7th, 2017

Region #11 11 Railway Road, Couva August 8th, 2017

Region #12 Success Street, Chaguanas August 9th, 2017

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