.... About US ....
The Training Divisions is one of the sixteen divisions currently functional at the Department of Census and Statistics. It is the Division which has the primary responsibility of training and developing the employees of the Department. The Division currently has strength of 14 employees, while it obtains the services of a variety of experienced resource personnel for its training programmes from within the DCS and other reputed organizations. The Training Division is functioning at the 10th Floor of the Department's new building in the Battaramulla.
.... Mission of the Training Division ....
The Training Division of the Department of Census and Statistics strives to offer enrichment and to develop statistical competencies through both curricular and extracurricular offerings, to nurture the development of a world-class statistical professional. Training Division will endeavor to enhance the competencies of the employees of the Department of Census and Statistics, enabling them to contribute in a highly productive nature to the Department and the Nation by way of the trainings offered to them. While nurturing the internal human resource the Division will take the pleasure of contributing to the development of the statistical human resource nationally and regionally.
The main functions currently carried out by the Training Division include.
The division currently has two classrooms which can accommodate approximately 20-35 participants at a time, and a high tech computer laboratory installed with the latest statistics analytical packages which could accommodate 20 participates at a time.