The Don Bosco Vocational Training Centre in Mannar district is located close to the Thalai Mannar -Medawachchiya Highway near ‘Christ the King’ Church in Murungan. The Centre provides boarding facilities for trainees from remote villages in the district. The trainers at the institute have also been trained in the use of pedagogical methods for better teaching practice and the development of soft skills in their students. The Centre has also been supported by the VTN Project which has provided it with the equipment necessary to conduct its training programmes using up-to-date technology.
The following training courses are available at the Centre:
- Information and Communication Technology Technician
- Automobile Mechanic
- Wood Craftsman
Those trainees who seek further qualification up to NVQ Level 6 can do so at the SLGTI in Kilinochchi.