Songea Moravian Vocational Training Centre

The Songea Moravian Vocational Training Centre was founded in 2014 by the Moravian Church in Tanzania - South Province, with help from Doctor Fritz Wolfgang and HMH (Herrenhuter Missionshilfe). Its registration certificate number is VET/RVM/PR/2014/C/057. The Songea VTC offers the following courses:

Long courses (2 years):
  • Domestic Electric Installation
  • Tailoring
Short courses:
  • Carpentry and Joinery (between 3 months and 1 year)
  • Computer Application  (between 2 weeks and 6 months)
  • Domestic Electric Installation (between 3 months and 1 year)
  • Tailoring (between 3 months and 1 year)
A Motor Vehicle Mechanics workshop is currently in construction and expected to be finished by the end of 2019. Starting from 2020, the centre will also offer a course in Motor Vehicle Mechanics. 

At the moment, 45 students are enrolled in long courses at our centre. If you are interested in joining Songea Moravian VTC, you can download our joining form here:If you are interested in joining one of our short courses you can check the prices and the duration of the different options in the following documents: Facilities

We offer a variety of facilities to our students to help them achieve their goals. There is a Computer Lab with internet, workshops for the Domestic Electric Installation and Tailoring courses and a Carpentry and Joinery production workshop.
Currently, seven teachers are providing training at our school and four non-teaching staff members are helping us.

PrincipalTraining Coordinator
Gwantwa John Mwandoloma
Conrad Kayombo


To be efficient and disciplined, focused in developing the Tanzanian youth.


To educate and train students, in order for them to be ready to compete in the labour market and self-employment.


Songea Moravian Vocational Training Centre

P.O. Box 222

Phone:  +255 766 609 807

In English