NPC Adhoc Staff Training Date – The National Population Commission (NPC) has fixed a new date for the LGA Level Training of NPC Adhoc Staff Enumerators and Supervisors. According to NPC, the new Training Date for Enumerators and Supervisors Adhoc Staff Training starts from 15th March 2023 to 21st March 2023 which is approximately 7 days and will be across the 774 LGAs of Nigeria.
This is contained in the Revised 2023 Census Work Plan recently released by the National Population Commission (NPC). Outlining the new schedule of activities in the Revised 2023 Census Work Plan, the NPC stated that Refereshers (Virtual Training) for State Level Facilitators and Specialised WorkForce would commence on 6th March 2023 and ends on 12th March 2023.
NPC Adhoc Staff Training
The training of NPC Adhoc Staff Enumerators and Supervisors is crucial to the success of the population census exercise. The NPC training equips the ad-hoc staff with the necessary skills and knowledge to carry out their duties effectively.
The Enumerators and Supervisors will be responsible for conducting the census in the Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the country, Nigeria. It is also important to note that the LGA Level Training is different from the State Level Training which is held prior to the LGA Level Training.
The NPC furthered that in preparation for the NPC Adhoc Staff Enumerators and Supervisors LGA Level Training, the LGA Level Trainers would have to travel down to various LGA Level Training Centers between 13th and 14th March 2023.
Importance of Adhoc Staff Enumerators and Supervisors Training
The Commission noted that as a pre-activity before the LGA Level Training and Person Enumeration, the assessment of Training Centers for the 2023 Post-Enumeration Survey (PES) would be conducted between 13th March 2023 to 20th March 2023.
The LGA Level Training for Enumerators and Supervisors will feature Training on Building Numbering and Household Listing which will be conducted between 15th March 2023 and 21st March 2023, while Profiling of Enumerators and Supervisors for the Main Census would be conducted within the same period.
Also, LGA Level Training on Person’s Enumeration will be conducted from 26th – 30th April 2023 while Census Night is on 2nd May 2023.
The Revised 2023 Census Work Plan, in addition, revealed the intention of the National Population Commission to reschedule the 2023 Population and Housing Census Exercise.
New Date for NPC Adhoc Staff Training
For the change of date for the LGA Level training for ADhoc staff enumerators and supervisors, which was earlier scheduled to begin on 29th March 2023 and ends on 02 April 2023 has been rescheduled to commence on 3rd May 2023 and ends on 7th May 2023.
The training of NPC Adhoc Staff Enumerators and Supervisors is a crucial aspect of the population census exercise, and it is necessary to keep abreast of any updates or changes in the training schedule. It is advisable that interested parties keep an eye out for any announcements from the NPC regarding a new date for the training.