KERSL Automation (formerly Korsika Energy Research and Services Ltd) is an industrial-skills continuing education training provider based in Tema Community 11 on Lane 3, Rama Down. KERSL Automation offers technical training as well as design and upgrade solutions in industrial automation, mechatronics and solar power systems design and installation for the up-skilling of engineers and technicians employed in Ghana’s industrial sector. KERSL is a COTVET-registered work-place training provider (Reference Number REG13/10/07). KERSL also is a member of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI).
COTVET (Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training) was set up by an act of Parliament (ACT 718) to formulate national policies on skills development across pre-tertiary and tertiary education in both formal and non-formal sectors of the economy.
KERSL Automation has a pipeline of clients that drive success in executing its core objectives and maintaining market leadership. The company has organized workshops and short-term, hands-on, training for engineers and technicians in the manufacturing industry as well as academic professionals on a “train-the-trainer” basis. We have also offered automation design solutions to a number of our customers. Our client base includes, but not limited to, Ghana Manganese Limited, Crown Cans, Promasidor, Caltech Ventures, All Nations University (Koforidua), Accra Technical University, Cape Coast Polytechnic, Ghana Technology University College, Aluworks and FOS Aluminium.
Besides the training programmes offered by KERSL Automation, we also offer services including design and development solutions in automation, machine installation and maintenance services, motor rewinding services, and solar power installation services.
The mission of KERSL is to contribute to Ghana’s industrialization process by providing workplace and continuing education training in manufacturing skills, industrial automation, and to design small scale cottage manufacturing plants to bring added-value to raw materials, thereby improving the standard of living of rural community.s.
KERSL’s vision is to be the leading catalyst in moving Ghana into a globally recognized industrialized country.
KERSL management has over ninety man-years of industrial, research and teaching experience. KERSL management consists of the President, Vice President and Director of Finance. The following are brief profiles of members of the management team.
Dr. Kofi Korsah
President of KERSL
He holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, MSc. in Nuclear Engineering and
Dr. John H. Amuasi
Vice President of KERSL
He has a B.Sc. in physics, M.Sc. in Radiation Physics, and
in Medical Physics. He has over thirty 35 years’ experience in nuclear medical physics, quality control of nuclear medicine equipment and radioimmunoassay. Dr. Amuasi has worked with the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC) since 1974 rising through the ranks to become the Director General of the GAEC and retiring on the position of Chief Research Scientist in January 2006. PhD
Mr. Joe Biney Arthur
Director of Finance
He has over 24 years experience in Accountancy & Administration. His experience includes work at Regimanuel-Gray Limited as Cost Accountant, The Canadian High Commission as Accountant, Maritime Trading (Shipping) Ghana Ltd as Finance & Admin Manager, and the Australian High Commission as Accountant and Office Manager.