Education & Training

About Training Programme
Academic Program
The Higher education unit has been running the BSc and MSc Degree program which LIDI offer jointly with Addis Ababa University. LIDI plays its role in delivering the leather and leather related Course.

Technical and Vocational Training
 LIDI TVET Unit has been running the Technical and Vocational Education and Training program of the Institute. These programs emanates from the occupational standard (OS) of the leather Industry. It addresses the Semi -skilled manpower requirement of the sector that can address the competencies required by the industries. From early 1999, these programs have produced around 1000 promising vocational candidates in all and dedicated to the industry. Currently LIDI work with TVET Colleges in different regions so as to increase the accessibility of the leather skills Training which has helped in addressing the skilled workers shortage for the leather products industry prevailing in different regions of the country.

Competency Based Short Term Training Programs LIDI offers training and development to meet defined organizational needs flexibly and cost-effectively at a location to suit you, timed to fit your operational requirements. Most of our trainings are tailored to the industry or operational context in which you work and designed to meet the development objectives which you set.
Aimed at improving the competencies of the trainees we provide, Executive short term training, and tailor made training that enhances the capabilities of the leather industry. We are able to deliver to start dates to suit your calendar and are not restricted to delivery during ‘normal’ Institute term-times.