Details for Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute
Type of Organization
Type of Education
Sign Up Date to PRME
10 Jul 2017
Current Sharing Information on Progress Report Submission
Letter of Commitment (2017)
Achievements Curriculum Integration in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
1). Added cross course links to sustainability including cases and assignments related to "best practice".
2). Added guest speakers on sustainability both for in class work and campus wide speakers series.
3). Developed a community service month that includes faculty and student involvement in a variety of initiatives. One example is participating in reading week with a local elementary school and supporting scholarships for Ranfurly Home for Children. These are activities that help students understand the value of community development and sustainability.
Achievements Research Development in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
1). Working to partner with companies on a variety of projects including solar energy. This exercise will include the launch of an Associate's degree in solar energy.
2). Including specific companies in the institution's speakers series to highlight best practice in local firms including the Grand Bahamas Ship Yard.