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 • September 8, 2020


See how Caterpillar dealer, Mantrac, partners with Caterpillar and African vocational schools and universities to provide opportunity to aspiring African service technicians. In February of this year, Mantrac staff in…

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Recent blog entry • July 10, 2019

July Newsletter Now Available

Read about Technicians for Africa success stories here. Articles include… “SCOMAT Cat dealer partners with Polytechnics FLACQ Technical School” “ABRG/T4A Senegal STEM Schools visit with Saudequip” “Monthly Program Metrics by…

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