Brief Information about Facilities of Three Training Centres [Download]
CODEC have three training centres. Main goal of training centres is to provide service and facilities, and income raising through services, fish culture and horticulture activities. These centres are well equipped and fully capable to organize residential training courses. Major facilities and undertaken initiatives are:
• Provide and organize training to the CODEC staff and other GO/NGOs.
• Provide training to the CODEC target group members and other GO/NGOs.
• Provide facilities to organize workshop, seminar and conferences.
• Pond fish culture.
CODEC Training Centre in Chittagong:
Since 1994 CODEC established its own training centre near the bank of Karnafully River in Chittagong. The center is established on a 6.7 acres plot of land. Construction of the centre was financed by funds from the Danish Radio Calendar Funds. This training centre is far away from all sorts of urban chaos & disturbances and promoted at naturally silent environment; it is fully running without external support. It is now financially self-sustainable and getting attraction to the outside GO and NGOs (local and international). This centre is well equipped and accommodates 60 participants.
CODEC Training Centre in Patuakhali:
This training centre is located in Patuakhali Sadar which is four kilometers away from the typical town crowd and is established beside the Patuakhali-Barguna highway. It was established through financial assistance of DANIDA providing from the foreign exchanges savings of CODEC’s previous grant from the Danish Television Christmas Fund. The construction of Patuakhali Training Center has been accomplished in 1999. The centre is well equipped and accommodates 60 participants.
CODEC Training Centre in Bagerhat:
The city of Bagerhat is enlightened with the memories of the Holy Saint Khanjahan Ali (RA). It is to the south of Bangladesh adjacent to the mangrove forest of Sundarban and the Bay of Bengal. Bagerhat is a place of historical interest for the famous Saitgambuz Mosque which was built about six hundred years ago and many others. The architectural design of the mosque attracts tourists from home and abroad. Bagerhat possess a rich historical and cultural heritage as well. CODEC Training Centre, Bagerhat was established in 2009 on 86 decimals of land. Thus CODEC designed the training centre in Bagerhat through two professional architects of Khulna University giving full respect and consideration of the historical heritage of the period of the Holy Saint Khanjahan Ali (RA). Training centre is located in Daritaluk (Bagerhat-Jatrapur Road), one kilometer to the north of the tomb of the Holy Saint Khanjahan Ali (RA).The centre is well equipped and a
ccommodates 30 participants.