The following objectives will guide the Department:
- Train vocational teachers for Secondary Schools and Technical Colleges, Colleges of Education (Technical), Monotechnics Polytechnics and related Institutions.
- Retrain and up-date the knowledge/skill of serving Industrial Technology Teachers.
- Provide postgraduate training for industrial technology teachers
- Conduct continuous occupational education for senior administrative staff in industrial technology education Programmes/Ministerial Department
- Undertake researchers and maintain a database in Industrial Technology Education in the south eastern states of Nigeria.