Technicians for Africa is an absolutely free online program for Africans seeking a new and exciting career as a service technician. Technicians for Africa is sponsored by Caterpillar, the global leader in construction and mining equipment. In just 3-6 months you can achieve Foundational Certification and begin an exciting journey towards a possible career as a well paid and highly valued service technician in the automotive, trucking or heavy equipment industry.

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Great Opportunity

“I joined Mantrac [Caterpillar dealer, Nigeria] as a technician and am presently a Cat Specialist, so, I think this is remarkable. My aspiration for the next five years is to be above my present level in terms of grade level and team role.”

Owasoyo Olaoluwa

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Skill Development

“I had the vision to acquire/develop skills that will make me one of the leaders in engineering/servicing industry
I joined as an apprentice and now I am a Technician!”

Mefo Chukwudi

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Growth Potential

“It is an experience I enjoy and would encourage others to join us. The good thing is growth, and I see myself one day helping our team and customer understand what we really represent in Mozambique.”

Michel Mahomed Nuromahomed

Recent blog entry • April 8, 2021

Technicians for Africa site exceeds 1 million views!

Technicians for Africa, the free online Caterpillar curriculum for Africans seeking a new and exciting career as a service technician has been extending its reach in key African countries since…

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Recent blog entry • April 8, 2021

MANTRAC Graduation Ceremony

Mantrac recently held its first ever, virtual Technicians for Africa (T4A) graduation ceremony in October. 11 students in Tanzania attended a ceremony at Mantrac’s facility in Dar es Salaam with…

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