Ghana Statistical Service has started a nationwide exercise to screening applicants who applied for the Pre-Certification Training Programme for Regional Trainers. The screening which is taking place in all districts of the country is scheduled to last for a week. Regional Trainers will be responsible for training the 75,000 Enumerators and Supervisors who will collect data during the census.
The online application process, which did not require the payment of any fees, attracted 14,453 applications from all over the country. The competitive screening process will lead to the selection of 8,775 trainees for the pre-certification training programme.