Training of MoLSA’s Business Center and Incubator Personnel
BIP’s main partner in Iraq, the ALOLA Org in cooperation with MOLSA Vocational Training and Labor Directorate, have started the process of qualifying Incubator and Business Centers in all Iraq. The General Manager of ALOLA Org. was at the opening ceremony for BPD workshops in Karbala on 21-24/11/2022.
All participants will complete two stages of training to become qualified to work for Business Centers and Incubators.
Manager of Vocational Training Directorate in Karbala Eng Adnan Alamiri gave a speech on the opening day. He told “Incubator Centers are very important for all kinds of projects, especially projects with long time loans and follow up. We need train more and more personnel who can use the BIP tools and methodology.
18 participants from 15 Employment and Loan Departments from all Iraq joined the training which was given by Dr. Hussein Tahir, BIP’s expert trainer, and Fadil Aljabry, the Mentor Trainer from Karbala VTC. Mentor Trainer Rasha Tariq and Jafar Johi gave a summary about Incubator Centers and roles.
Four days training covered how to develop a business idea, where all participants, including the three from Baghdad Incubator Center- MoLSA were involved. Many types of trainings are used in the workshop, and all the participants were happy with the trainings and the exercises they were given.
The results of the evaluation showed that all participants were satisfied with the topics covered and the training in general, giving an overall score of 5.7 out of a possible 6. They gave 5.7 to the trainer and 5.00 to how it was organized.
As follow up an Excel report was delivered to the participants to register all activity they shall do in the next period until February. They asked BIP and ALOLA to give good feedback to the stakeholders in the Ministry to go forward and implement the training for new groups and training participants.