Department of Labour-This is to notify and inform the general public that the SHORT-TERM WORK PERMIT (E-Work Permit) is now being initiated by the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources. The employers wishing to import foreign workers even for the duration less than 30 days should now compulsorily apply online through MoLHR-MIS with immediate effect. Besides the normal required documents, the individual/FWRA/employers should submit the medical clearance certificate of the foreigners obtained from the country of origin.This notification is referred to the approval of the night halt work permits only and for other categories and updates, MoLHR will keep notifying in future.

Training Announcement

As a part of the Skills Development Program (SDP), The Department of Workforce Planning and Skills Development, MoESD is pleased to announce the availability of the following training programs;

I. Click the given links to apply for training programs at Technical Training Institute-Samthang, Wangduephodrang: 

  1. Auto Mechanic NC II: 
  2. Auto Mechanic NC III 
  3. Auto Electrical NC II: 
  4. Auto Electrical NCIII: 
  5. Heavy Earth Moving Equipment Technician: 
  6. Heavy Vehicle Mechanic: 

For more information, contact 17562226/ 77105319 

II. Click on the given link to apply for Automobile Mechanic NCII at TTI- Thimphu:

To Apply, visit:

For further details contact 17652747/77109945

III. Click on the given links to apply for training programs at TTI-C, Bumthang:

  1. Plumbing: 
  2. Construction Carpentry: 
  3. Masonry: 
  4. Metal Art Design and Fabrication: 
  5. Furniture Making: 

For enquiry call: 17692193

After the completion of the courses, all individuals are required to attend the Basic Entrepreneurship Course which will be conducted for 2 weeks. The selection shall be on FIRST-COME-FIRST–SERVED. The selected candidates shall be notified within 3 working days from the last date of application. Stipend of Nu. 3500 per month will be provided for the entire duration of the course.