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Funding for young people

3FPT was set up by the government. It helps young women and men to pay for their training.

You can apply for a voucher to train for a job. Applicants must be between 16 and 35 years of age. Training is available in the following areas:

  • information technology and communication; here you will learn how phones work, for example
  • mechanics
  • skilled trades
  • sport
  • culture
  • tourism
  • horticulture
  • poultry farming
  • farming
  • construction
  • logistics.

3FPT has offices in the following places:

  • Dakar
  • Diourbel
  • Saint-Louis
  • Tambacounda
  • Ziguinchor.

Contact

3FPT

Fonds de Financement de la Formation Professionnelle et Technique (3FPT)
Immeuble FARA 1, Point E 2
Rue Fatick x Rond-Point
Piscine
Olympique
45855 Dakar

Funding for young people

3FPT was set up by the government. It helps young women and men to pay for their training.

You can apply for a voucher to train for a job. Applicants must be between 16 and 35 years of age. Training is available in the following areas:

  • information technology and communication; here you will learn how phones work, for example
  • mechanics
  • skilled trades
  • sport
  • culture
  • tourism
  • horticulture
  • poultry farming
  • farming
  • construction
  • logistics.

3FPT has offices in the following places:

  • Dakar
  • Diourbel
  • Saint-Louis
  • Tambacounda
  • Ziguinchor.

Contact

3FPT

Fonds de Financement de la Formation Professionnelle et Technique (3FPT)
Immeuble FARA 1, Point E 2
Rue Fatick x Rond-Point
Piscine
Olympique
45855 Dakar

Important details

Age: 16 to 35

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