CENTRE FOR PROFESSIONAL TRAINNING AND DEVELOPMENT THE OKE – OGUN POLYTECHNIC LIBRARY CENTRE FOR PROFESSIONAL TRAINNING AND DEVELOPMENT The Centre for Professional Training and Develpoment (CPTD) is a training arm of The Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki (TOPS) which was established basically for trainning and development of human resources both within and with out the institution. At its inception, it was known as the Centre for Preliminary Programme, where financial and other preliminary programs were being run. It later transformed to Centre for Preliminary and Remedial Studies (CPRS) and now known as the Centre for Professional Training and Development (CPTD). The centre was managed by schorlars who are seasoned administrators since its establishment. The order of administration is as follows: Arc. Alabi F. S. Jan. 2003 – Oct. 2005. Engr. Fasasi M.B. Oct. 2005 – Sept. 2009 Engr. Lawal B. M. Oct. 2009 – Sept. 2013. Mr. Ajayi J.K. Oct. 2013 – Sept. 2016. Mr. Adetola R. Oct. 2016 till date. The centre is meant to provide tripartite training for Certificate Programmes, Post-graduate Diploma as well as Professional Examinations. Certificate Programmes The centre runs Certificate courses in the following programmes: Certificate in Public Administration Certificate in Local Government Administration Certificate in Transport Planning Certificate in Personnel Management, etc. Duration: These span a period of two (2) semesters only, except for Transport Planning which is run for a period of three (3) months. Entry Requirements: Four O’ level credit, including English or Mathematics, for all certificate programs. Certificate in Transport Planning requires ability to read and write only. Post-Graduate Diploma (PGD) Programmes The following programmes are available: PGD in Public Administration PGD in Local Government Administration PGD in Management PGD in Peace & Conflict Studies PGD in Accounting Duration: Two (2) semesters. Entry Requirement: Five O’ level credit passes, with first degree or its equivalent. Professional Examinations The centre trains applicants for the following professional bodies The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) Chartered Institute of Bankers in Nigeria (CIBN) Chartered Institute of Local Government and Public Administrators in Nigeria. Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered) NIM. The Centre also provide computer training of various sorts especially in the realm of Office Packages as well as Professional software in the field of Accounting, Banking, architecture and a host of others. We also train candidate in the aspect of project analysis with respect to applicable software for different types of research. CPTD operates with a view to providing enhanced academic services to all its applicants at a minimum possible cost without compromising the required standard. We are determined to add value to your knowledge.