Apply For Skill-UP Artisans SUPA 2024

Apply For Skill-UP Artisans SUPA 2024

Skill-UP Artisans (SUPA) is a transformative initiative by the Federal Government and the Industrial Training Fund (ITF). We are committed to up-skilling, licensing, and empowering 10 million artisans in Nigeria.

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR as part of the Renewed Hope Agenda of his administration, is committed to creating gainful employment for the teeming youth. President Tinubu's vision for economic development and poverty reduction in Nigeria includes supporting artisans and promoting industrial development through a strong workforce of skilled individuals.

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SUPA is a comprehensive initiative aimed at aiding quality service delivery through the certification and licensing of artisans to promote the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises. The programme ensures the availability of a skilled workforce for domestic industries, thereby reducing labour import dependency.

This programme is targeted at empowering 10 million hard-working Nigerians in two years. This initiative reflects the government's commitment towards promoting economic development and improving the standard of living for its citizens across all industries.


1. To identify, register and categorise artisans across the different sectors of the economy.

2. To provide comprehensive Industry 4.0 compliant and certified training programs including health and safety programmes for various trades such as carpentry, masonry, plumbing, electrical work, and many more.

3. To enable artisans access essential tools, equipment and funds to expand their trades.

4. To ensure Nigerian artisans are certified, licensed and operate using standardise: methods and practices.

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5. To enhance employment opportunities for artisans in local and international markets.

How to apply :

Interested applicants should apply via https://supa.itf.gov.ng/start-registration

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