About Us 


“Trinizuela Modern Secretarial College” was founded and established in 1964 by the late, Sylvan Mohammed, on Carib Street, San Fernando, with one typewriter and one student. It was later re-located to Hobson Street, San Fernando and then in 1965 to 47 Chacon Street, San Fernando.


Mr. Sylvan Mohammed


The demand for space increased and Trinizuela moved into its own premises which was built in 1969 with its head office situated at 67 Chacon Street, San Fernando. In 1970 Trinizuela Computer Training Centre was established at Carlton Centre, St James Street, San Fernando. In 1963, Sylvan & Linda Mohammed, as a co-operate team recognized the need for skilled personnel in industries and expanded the curriculum beyond the secretarial field to include technical education in Trinizuela and further expanded locations to 77-79-79a Chacon Street, San Fernando. Trinizuela was then re-named “Trinizuela Technical & Vocational College” and Mr. Mohammed had been its guiding light to ensure that graduates of the college play their part well in the economic development of San Fernando and surrounding areas.

Trinizuela has since developed a forward-looking approach to education and offers courses that provide an excellent preparation for a variety of careers and professions. “TTVC” is not just an education, it is a world of personal development, real work experience and challenging possibilities. As a result of the increasing demand for vocational and skilled personnel, our late Director was instrumental in establishing additional locations in four (4) key locations, namely, San Fernando, Port-of-Spain, Chaguanas and Tobago.


Mission Statement


TTVC facilitates the needs of undergraduate students to pursue their educational goals, determine the direction of their lives and contribute significantly to their profession, community, and society. It is against this background that TTVC has developed its Mission Statement:


Creating pathways for students' future by preparing them for the world of work, or continuum in thier chosen profession or personal goals.


Trinizuela is accredited with the City & Guilds of London Institute Examinations which are highly acclaimed and offered throughout 100 countries internationally. Certificates, diplomas and advanced diplomas awarded by City & Guilds are seen through out the world as evidence of skills and knowledge certificated to UK standards.

We offer a comprehensive programme of courses to prepare you for further study or the world of work. We have identified the key skills required in the workplace through consultation with employers, and have used this information to develop our innovative curriculum. We place a high priority on the practical  and professional relevance of our courses, and each of the areas of Computing, Information Systems, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Construction and Creative Technologies has the appropriate professional recognition from the City & Guilds of London Institute, Pitman Qualifications and Institute of Leadership & Management.


Our Vision


To provide superior, progressive technical education which improves the lives of students, meets the workforce needs of the global community, and strengthens the society.

Our Values


TTVC will conduct its business with all its stakeholders by operating ethically, being committed to equity in every aspect of its operations, empowering its staff to achieve individual and organisational excellence in a fashion consistent with balanced earnings for the organisation and its employees.




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