The Gambia Tourism and Hospitality Institute (GTHI) in collaboration with the European Union funded Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) is providing six-month Foundation level 1 and 2 training programs in food, beverage, and rooms division operations to youths from Greater Banjul Area, West Coast Region and Upper River Region.

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Must be a Grade 12 Graduate OR Grade 9 Graduate with a minimum
  • of 5 passes or 3 years relevant work experience

Ages between 18 to 35 years

Applicants with over 3 years of relevant work experience will also be considered

  • Students with high scoring grades will be given priority

Returnees are encouraged to apply.

The training course is fully funded by the European Union through YEP and successful candidates will have the following benefits:

  • Fully covered tuition fees
  • One set of uniform
  • Learning materials
  • Monthly stipend

How to Apply?

Obtain, complete, and submit the Application Form available at GTHI Kanifing Campus, National Youth Council (NYC) Brikama (WCR), and in Basse (URR)

Application forms will be available online ( and

and from 10am to 4pm daily at the following places:

GTHI Kanifing Campus,

Governor’s Office (Youth Office), West Coast Region,

Abcas Lodge in Bintang, Foni

National Youth Office in Basse (URR)

Applications must be submitted on or before 21st October 2021 

For enquiries, please call 4392264 or 7961406 or 7823850 or 3512883