Our Functions

The functions of the Agency are to:

  • Advise and assist government in the field of human resource development;
  • Coordinate national human resources planning and utilisation, and development of human resources in both the public and private sectors;
  • Provide a forum for consultation of stakeholders on matters related to human resources development;
  • Promote a culture of training and development and lifelong learning in individuals and organisations;
  • Initiate research in the field of human resource development;
  • Design and implement strategies for effective development of human resources;
  • Manage and administer the government of Seychelles’ scholarships scheme and tertiary training fund;
  • Promote initiatives for the provision of training to meet the human resources needs of the country; and
  • Facilitate internship, secondment and placement in public and private organisations for graduates having completed tertiary education locally or overseas.