The goals and purposes of the institute are including:
♦ Development of a set of competency-based curricular for both the provincial and urban areas of the country.
♦ Provision of training in the management, administration, and operation of a national TVET system.
♦ Integration of existing fragmented in instructor-training courses into a national teacher education and staff development program.
♦ Designing and manufacturing a supply of appropriate learning resources.
♦ Research into trends and policies in TVET in the region and the recommendation on the future direction of TVET thus ensuring that there is a flexible and suitable TVET system the meet the needs of the labor market.