BEC 2004 Craft Apprenticeship Programme



NASSAU, The Bahamas – Electrical Fitter (South Andros Operations) Kevin Seymour receives the 2006 International City & Guilds Gold Medal, from the London-based company, during the Bahamas Electricity Corporation Craft Apprenticeship Training Programme graduation and prize-giving ceremony, on November 15, 2007.  Mr. Seymour was a participant in the 2004 Craft Apprenticeship Programme.  Pictured, from left, are BEC General Manager Kevin Basden, City & Guilds’ International Relations Officer Martin Newman, Mr. Seymour and BEC Chairman Frederick Gottlieb.  City and Guilds is one of the leading International Awarding bodies for work-related qualifications.  It has been in existence for more than 130 years and provides more than 60 established international vocational qualifications.  Annually, more that 1.5 million people enroll in its programmes and approximately 1.3 million certificates are awarded on a yearly basis.  (Photo: Patrick Hanna)