Thailand Professional Qualification Institute
TPQI E–Training System
Nowadays, the use of information technology and digital content has gained widespread popularity and able to reach people at all levels. Therefore, the development of the details of the unit of competency according to occupational standards and professional qualifications which enable professionals and interested parties to study on their own through electronic media and digital content should be continuously developed in parallel with the promotion of professional qualification systems through other means to enhance the quality of workforce to be equipped with competencies which reflect the real need of business sector and to provide the opportunity to elevate to higher professional qualifications and to compete internationally; thus, resulting in the development of a comprehensive and sustainable professional qualification system which is widely recognized and acceptable.
Therefore, TPQI has developed a system for testing the level of competence according to occupational standards and professional qualifications through electronic media and digital content or E-Training. According to the New Growth Engine Strategy, 22 occupational sectors from the targeted industry have been selected from 49 occupational sectors in fiscal year 2013 – 2017 which is in line with Thailand 4.0 policy to promote quality lifelong learning and to develop new avenue for learning, in both formal and informal education.This initiative is a driving mechanism which provide opportunity for professionals to elevate to higher professional levels and attain higher income; thus, reduce social disparities and increase the country’s competitiveness according to National Strategy and Development Plan.
*** There are currently 191 courses and 41,135 members in the system. ***