Past Students

Past Students

AKEIL CRAIG-BROWNE AKEIL CRAIG-BROWNE Motor Vehicle Engineering Diploma Class of 2016 At the tender age of seven, Akeil, instead of playing with toy cars, was working on real cars. By the age of fourteen, he was helping his grandfather who was a mechanic. His love for cars propelled him into the Motor Vehicle Engineering programme at the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic. There he ...

Khala Hurdle Khala Hurdle Garment Technology – Level III Class of 2016 My time at the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic was one of growth and learning. Through the courses I studied I was able to greatly advance my skills and productivity as it directly related to my business. My tutors were knowledgeable, encouraging and challenged me to aim for the ...

Dr. Anthony Kellman Dr. Anthony Kellman Diploma in Agriculture Class of 1984 After being introduced to Basic Agriculture in secondary school, Anthony Kellman entered the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic to pursue the Diploma in Agriculture in 1982. He was introduced to the theory and practice of Agriculture and the innovations that make Agriculture the cornerstone of most developed countries. He can still ...

GRANTLEY ROBINSON, M.Sc, B.Sc., GRANTLEY ROBINSON, M.Sc, B.Sc., Micro Electronics Programme Class of 1993 Grantley Robinson has a passion for helping people to develop their potential. It comes as no surprise then that he chose to be an educator; a profession he has held for twenty four years. He taught for two years in the secondary school system and twenty two ...

ANN MARIE MASSIAH, B.Sc., AAA, APS ANN MARIE MASSIAH, B.Sc., AAA, APS Secretarial Diploma Class of 1987 The Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic has been a bedrock and passport to success for Ann Marie Massiah. Armed with the desire and aspiration to become a qualified secretary, Ann Marie enrolled at the SJPP in 1985. As a student, she cultivated lasting relationships with fellow Barbadians as well ...

Kevin Austin Kevin Austin Painting and Decorating Class of 2004 With a love for all things mechanical, Kevin Austin applied to the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic in 2003 to study Mechanical Maintenance Engineering.  Unfortunately he was not accepted for this programme but was offered a place in the Painting and Decorating programme. He was disappointed. Nevertheless his determination to succeed ...

George Collymore George Collymore Micro Electronics Class of 1992 In pursuit of a career in the field of electrical engineering, Mr. Collymore applied for the Micro Electronics program at the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic in 1989.  Besides his certification, Mr. Collymore acknowledges that there were two momentous life lessons he garnered at the SJPP which remain paramount; “the need to ...

CASSANDRA EARLE, M.Sc, B.Sc. CASSANDRA EARLE, M.Sc, B.Sc. Commercial Studies Programme Class of 1995 In 1995 Cassandra Earle completed the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic’s two-year Commercial Studies Programme; a programme which greatly influenced the trajectory of her life. The guidance and opportunity provided to her by the Polytechnic’s personnel and its ideology created an unwavering love for the fundamental tenets of the ...

Nigel Wellington Nigel Wellington As a teen going to school at Roebuck Secondary School I found myself Metal Work more so than Wood Work! Before leaving Secondary School I managed to gain a Grade 1 CXC certificate in Metal Work! On leaving secondary school the opportunity arose for me to enrol in the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic! Being successful in ...