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Eligibility Criteria/Checklist for Selection of Entrepreneurship Development Centres under the AGSMEIS
Remarks (Yes or No)
a) Must be duly registered with Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) or
b) Be a Public-Sector Institution.
Must have been in existence for a minimum of three (3) years with evidence of past trainees.
Must have qualified faculty in the functional areas listed on the attached.
Must have at least 5 workshops and 5 classrooms well equipped for training.
Must provide training modules with a robust curriculum which should include vocational, skill acquisition and entrepreneurship training.
Must demonstrate with proof, track record of mentoring and training Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).
Must have at least 2 years audited financial records.
Provide tax Identification number and Bank Verification Number (BVN) of the Entrepreneurship Development Centre (EDC) and its promoters.
Provide evidence of tax payments
Provide a minimum of 3 months training for start-up businesses in the identified functional areas on the attached list, however, existing businesses could be less.
N/B: This checklist is subject to review by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) from time to time.
Functional Training Areas for Entrepreneurship Development Centres under AGSMEIS
1. Agriculture & Agro- allied Processing
2. Art &Entertainment
3. Automobile Services
4. Fashion and Dressmaking
5. Catering & Event Management
6. Courier & Delivery Services
7. Creative Industry
8. Apparels and Textiles
10. Cottage Industry
15. Health Services
16. Welding and fabrication
17. Animal Husbandry
18. Cosmetics, Beauty and Makeup Artistry
19. Electrical and Electronics
20. POP and Tiling
23. Kerbs and Electric Pole making
24. General Management (applies to all disciplines)