The N-Power application portal was opened at 11.30 pm on June 13th 2017 to all eligible Nigerians.  Applicants are to note that the application process is completely  free  and  there  is  no  application  fee.  Applicants  are requested  to  read  and  understand  all  relevant  information  prior  to  applying.  Applicants  should  note  the following steps:

1. Visit www.npower.gov.ng. Read up about the different N-Power categories so that you understand the category that suits you best.

*2. Before you go on to apply, ensure you have a printout or accurate details of your Bank Verification Number or BVN and a recent passport photograph.

*3. Then click on “Apply for N-Power  Volunteer  Corps”

*4. Once you get on the application portal, you will be required to read the terms and conditions of the N-Power  Programme  and accept  that  all the  information you will provide must be truthful  and  accurate.

*5. Fill in your 11-digit BVN; then f ill in your surname, first name, and middle name in identical terms to your BVN information;  followed  by details of your active bank account;

*6. If your BVN details are inaccurate, you will not be permitted to go past this interface. If the BVN details are accurate, you will be allowed to proceed to the application portal to fill in all the  personal  information required and your academic qualification. You will receive a  unique  N-Power identification number;

*7. Ensure to provide your own telephone number and email so that you can be reached directly;

*8. You will also need to upload your passport photograph in either  JPEG  or  PNG  files  in  no more than 25 kilo bytes.

*9. Before you complete your application, you will be assessed on your knowledge of grammar,  general knowledge, and for N-Power VAIDS,  basic  numerical concepts.

*The application period ends on July 13th 2017.

For those who wish to apply for registration, the following are the available programmes;

   N-POWER CREATIVE
   N-POWER VAIDS
   N-POWER AGRO
   N-POWER TEACH
   N-POWER BUILD
   N-POWER HEALTH
   N-POWER TECH HARDWARE
   N-POWER TECH SOFTWARE

There're two new programmes which have been added. They're 'N-POWER CREATIVE AND N-POWER VAIDS'.

  First, I will talk about the 'N-POWER CREATIVE'. The following are what you need to know about this programme;

The N-Power Creative programme will
train and develop 5,000 young
creative talents. The strategy is to put our creative industry on the global radar as exporters of world-class services and content. Training will last 3 months, made up of 1-month in- class and a 2-month hands-on group project, across selected Nigerian cities. The participants will be trained and certified in one of the following
courses:
Animation | Graphic Design | Post-
production | Script Writing

At the end of the training, some
participants will get local and
international internship opportunities
while others will be linked to job and
market opportunities. In addition, all
participants will receive computing
devices that will ensure that they
master their skills during and after
the training.

*N-Power SOCIAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMME*

*CHOOSE YOUR PROGRAMME*

N-POWER TEACH
N-POWER AGRO
N-POWER HEALTH
N-POWER TECH HARDWARE
N-POWER TECH SOFTWARE
N-POWER VAIDS
N-POWER BUILD
N-POWER CREATIVE

*N-Power Teach*
The N-Power Teach programme will engage qualified graduates for the benefit of basic education delivery in Nigeria. They are being deployed as teacher assistants in primary and secondary schools around Nigeria. They will not replace the current teachers, but will work as support teachers across Nigeria, assisting with teaching, school management and other functions within the schools. They will also assist in taking basic education to children in marginalised communities.

Importantly, they will gain work experience, and acquire key competencies through academic and non-academic capacity building programmes, which will improve their competitiveness in the workplace.

*~~REQUIREMENT~~*
→Unemployed graduates or non graduates
→Currently unemployed
→Must be a graduate in any field or profession (Bachelors or Higher National Diploma)
→Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service Corps Programme
→Ages 18-35

*~~DURATION~~*
→ 2 Years
* Participants will undergo an initial induction training prior to deployment

*~~JOB~~*
Ultimately, N-Power Teach volunteers can aspire to a life-long career in teaching or allied fields. Possible destinations include:
→ Professional Teaching
→ Researcher, Research Associate, Senior Research Analyst
→ Education Consultant, Associate,
→ Strategy Consultant
→ Education Services Manager
→ Project Manager
→ Project Supervisor
→ Social services analyst

*N-Power Agro*

One of the ways that the Federal Government plans to diversify our economy is attaining self-sufficiency in producing the food we consume. An effective and well-coordinated agriculture extension system is vital to the attainment of sustainable national food self-sufficiency. To establish this, the Federal Government is engaging 100,000 qualified young Nigerians through the N Power Agro programme.

After a first phase of training, N-Power Agro members will start to function as intermediaries between research and farmers. They will operate as facilitators and communicators, helping farmers in their decision-making and ensuring that appropriate knowledge is implemented to obtain the best results on farms. N-Power Agro will also rely on the use of technology as the country aspires to identify soil types, farm sizes, irrigation data, and ensure that our farmers are part of an existing and developing knowledge management system.

*~~REQUIREMENT~~*
→Currently Unemployed
→Graduate Degree (Bachelors or Higher National Diploma)
→Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service Corps Programme
→Aged between18-35
→Selection Preference Disciplines: Bachelor’s degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) in Nutrition, Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Economics, Agronomy, Animal Science, Crop Science, Food Science & Technology, and other agro related disciplines

*~~DURATION~~*
→ 2 Years
*Participants will undergo an initial induction training prior to deployment

*~~JOB~~*
Ultimately, N-Power Agro members can aspire to a life-long career in agriculture and other allied fields. Possible destinations include:
→Agriculture Extension Services Consultant
→Seed fertilizer and other input aggregators
→Farm managers
→Public sector jobs in agriculture
→Farming co-operatives management
→Agro-entrepreneurship

*~~N-POWER HEALTH~~*
Through the N-Power Health programme, young graduates who form part of the 500,000 N-Power Volunteer Corps members will be trained to work as healthcare assistants. They will teach preventive health to community members including pregnant women, children, families and individuals. They will also be trained to provide basic diagnostic services.

Programme participants would be trained to provide the following essential services:
→ Monitor health status to identify and solve community health problems.
→ Diagnose and investigate basic health problems and health hazards in individuals and the community.
→ Inform, educate, and empower people about health issues.
→ Mobilize community partnerships and action to identify and solve health problems.
→ Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts.
→ Educate on laws, regulations and policies that protect health and ensure safety.
→ Link people to needed personal health services.

In addition, successful applicants will also benefit from a compulsory employability and entrepreneurship skills development programme.

*~~REQUIREMENT~~*
→ Currently unemployed
→ Must be a graduate (Bachelor’s Degree or Higher National Diploma)
→ Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service Corps Programme
→ Aged 18-35
→ Selection Preference Disciplines: Bachelor’s degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) in Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Public Health, Midwifery, Psychology and other allied disciplines in the sciences

*~~DURATION~~*
→ 2 Years
* Participants will undergo an initial induction training prior to deployment

*~~JOB~~*
Ultimately, N-Power Health volunteers can aspire to a life-long career in public health and other allied fields. Possible destinations include:
→Health Education Specialist
→Health Promotion Coordinator
→Public Relations Manager
→Breastfeeding Support Coordinator
→Health Office Administrator
→Health Research Analyst
→Social Worker & Counselor
→Health Services Manager
→Health Department Administrator
→Government Policy Analyst
→Displaced Persons Coordinator
→HIV/AIDS Educator
→Project Manager in Public Health
→Field Investigator
→Research Analyst
→Community Health Worker

*N-Tech Hardware*

To empower at least 10,000 computer device technicians into the ICT Industry.

The N-Power Tech. for device technicians program will train and facilitate tooling for at least 10,000 technicians to boost the device servicing and manufacturing industry. The output of this program will serve as a critical catalyst for the expansion of local capacity to service and produce mobile phones, tablets, computers and other relevant devices to serve the local and international market. Participants will undergo a hands-on training experience wherein they will be exposed to practical processes and tools to assemble and repair devices of varying specifications. At the end often program, participants will be armed with the requisite technical skills to service devices in there local communities as well as work in a device assembly plant. The program will take 3 months of training and 1 month of assessment , graduation and setup. Participants will be advised on opportunities to acquire tools to practise.

*~~REQUIREMENT~~*
→ Unemployed graduates or non graduates
→ Must be between 18-35 years old
→ Problem solving skills
→ Ability to undertake self-tutorship

*~~DURATION~~*
→ 3 Months

*~~JOBS~~*
→ Assembly Plant Technician
→ Trainer
→ Device network technician
→ Device maintenance
→ Device Technician

*N-Tech Software*

To empower 10,000 Software Developers into the ICT Industry.

The N-Power Tech for developers programme will train, tool and position 10,000 hands-on software developers for the local and international software development market. Participants will undergo a project based model to training wherein they will be exposed to foundational software development tools as well as resources to thrive as a modern day software developer entrepreneur. The programme will seek to establish the foundation knowledge, tools and platform upon which participants can pursue a career as software development entrepreneurs. Training will last 11 weeks and culminate with job fairs to link participants with placement opportunities within their respective localities. The programme will also offer a continuity platform to support participants with learning and engagement opportunities on a continuous basis. Participants will be enabled with a device to continue the practice and exploration of opportunities after training.

*~~REQUIREMENT~~*
→Unemployed graduates or non graduates
→Must be between 18-35 years old
→Problem solving skills
→Ability to undertake self-tutorship
→Detail-oriented
→Analytical

*~~DURATION~~*
→ 3 Months Training

*~~JOB~~*
→App Developer
→Game Developer
→Web Developer
→Computer System Analyst
→Systems Software Developer
→Software Tester
→Trainer

*N-Power Build*

N-Power Build is an accelerated training and certification (Skills to Job) programme that will engage and train 75,000 young unemployed Nigerians in order to build a new crop of skilled and highly competent workforce of technicians, artisans and service professionals.

The focus industries include:
→ Building Services→ Construction→ Built Environment Services→ Utilities→ Automotive→ Aluminium and Gas

*~~REQUIREMENT~~*
→ Currently Unemployed
→ No degree or diploma requirements
→ Aged between 18-35→ Interest in fixing, building and creating things

*~~DURATION~~*
→ 3 Months

*~~JOB~~*
N-Power Build members can aspire to a career in construction, works and housing. Possible destinations include:
→Building/Construction Project Management
→Furniture Making and Design
→Electrical Maintenance and Repairs Services
→Building and Construction services
→Plumbing
→Welding

*N-Power Creative*

The N-Power Creative programme will train and develop 5,000 young creative talents. The strategy is to put our creative industry on the global radar as exporters of world-class services and content. Training will last 3 months, made up of 1-month in-class and a 2-month hands-on group project, across selected Nigerian cities. The participants will be trained and certified in one of the following courses:
Animation | Graphic Design | Post-production | Script Writing

At the end of the training, some participants will get local and international internship opportunities while others will be linked to job and market opportunities. In addition, all participants will receive computing devices that will ensure that they master their skills during and after the training.

*~~REQUIREMENT~~*
→Unemployed graduates or non graduates
→Must be between 18-35 years old
→Basic illustration skills will be an advantage for animation and graphic arts
→For Script Writing, creative writing skills and analytical writing skills will be an advantage
→Problem solving skills
→Ability to undertake self-tutorship
→Detail-oriented
→Analytical

*~~DURATION~~*
→ 3 Months

*~~JOB~~*
→Building/Construction Project Management
→ Animator
→Script Writer
→ Illustrator
→ Graphics Designer
→ Sound Editor
→ Film Editor
→ Visual Effects Artist
→ Game Design
→ Desktop Publishing
→ Digital Media Publishing
→ Educational/Training Content Production

*N-Power VAIDS*

The Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) seeks to encourage non-compliant and partially compliant taxpayers to voluntarily declare their correct income and assets and pay the appropriate tax due to the government

*~~REQUIREMENT~~*
→ Unemployed graduates or non graduates
→ Currently Unemployed
→ Must be a graduate (Bachelors or Higher National Diploma)
→ Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service Corps Programme
→ Aged 18-35
→ Selection Preference Disciplines: Bachelor’s degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) in Economics, Law, Finance, Psychology and other allied disciplines in the social sciences.

Knowledge and experience:

Essential
→ Good knowledge of Microsoft office tools
→ Good written and spoken English
→ Good phone etiquette
→ Excellent Analytical and Diagnostic aptitude
→ Desirable: knowledge of tax laws and administration in Nigeria

*~~DURATION~~*
→ 9 Months

*~~JOB~~*
Ultimately, N-Power VAIDS volunteers can aspire to a life-long career in finance or allied fields. Possible destinations include:
→ Tax Assessor/ Collector.
→ Financial Analyst
→ Tax Auditor
→ Legal and Compliance Manager
→ Accountant

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