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To be a leading institution in the provision of quality and accessible demand driven training in the region.


To provide quality technical and vocational teacher training and tailor made programmes in a cost effective manner in both the formal and informal sectors to enhance individual and national development.


The Technical And Vocational Teachers College (TVTC) was established in 1975.  Its main purpose was to provide teacher education in order to service training institutions.

Since its establishment, the Technical And Vocational Teachers College has produced craft men and women, technicians, Technologists and Teachers who today are contributing to the development of the Zambian economy.

In January 2000 TVTC was established as a management board through the Technical Education Vocation and Entrepreneurship Training Act No. 13 of 1998. The college is an affiliate of the University of Zambia(UNZA) and CopperBelt University(CBU) . All college diplomas are underwritten by University of Zambia . While all degree programmes are underwritten by the copperbelt university.

TVTC - Luanshya TVTC Premises Location

The college is located in Luanshya town, a copper mining town on the Copperbelt province of Zambia. The college premises are along Shala Road, off Buntungwa Avenue. It houses the administrative offices, Training Departments and the student hostels.TVTC - LuanshyaTVTC Premises

Courses Offered

The Technical And Vocational Teachers' College offers an extensive range of courses (Full Time and Short Courses) in the following fields:

  • Bachelor of Business Studies Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of Design & Technology Teacher Education
  • Technical Teacher’s Diploma
  • Commercial Secondary Teachers Diploma
  • Design and Technology Teachers Diploma
  • Guidance,Counselling and Placement Diploma

Short - time courses include the following :


  • Teaching Methodology (Phases 1,2 and 3)
  • Counseling Techniques (Phases 1 and 2)
  • Human Resource Management (Phases 1 and 2)
  • Secretarial and Office Management

Contact Details For The Technical and Vocational Teachers' College (TVTC)

Private Bag 7,
Tel: +260 2 510528/ +260 2 512828
Fax: +260 2 512408
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