CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga – Some 53 trainees who have been honing their skills in automotive servicing completed their 6-month training program with Provincial Government in partnership with Foton Motors Philippines Inc.
Governor Dennis ‘Delta’ Pineda and Foton Motors Philippines Inc. CEO Rommel Sytin awarded the trainees with their certificates of completion in a simple graduation ceremony held at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Hall on Monday, May 23.
Governor Delta told the graduates to use their newly acquired skills as an advantage in taking opportunities abroad.
“Malaking bagay itong mga natutunan niyong ito. Pakiusap naming ng Foton, sana gamitin niyo yung mga nautunan niyo para makapagtrabaho kayo para sa mga pamilya niyo. If may opportunities abroad, kunin niyo. If wala, maraming companies ang pwedeng pasukan especially sa province, “ he said.
The graduates acquired an Automotive Servicing NC II certificate under one of the vocational skill training programs offered by Provincial Manpower and Training Center (PMTC) under the Pineda administration.
The training includes skills in throttle body cleaning, break cleaning, and preventive maintenance schedule of different vehicles, among others.
Participants also undergone an on-the-job training program using Foton Motors Philippines Inc.’s world-class technology.
“I am thankful na binigyan ako ng opportunity ng provincial government to work with them in this project and share my expertise sa inyong mga gustong magtrabaho,” Sitin shared.
Apart from the certificates, graduates were also given each P 3,000 worth of training allowance.
“Ang laki ng pasasalamat ko po sa project pong ito ni Gov. Nung nalaman ko ito, sinabi ko, si Gov talaga, lahat ng klase ng tulong para sa mga kababayan natin ginawa na niya. Napakalaking tulong po nito sa amin, lalo na ako matanda na ako. Sabi ko nga pagkagraduate ko, makakaasa sila na isheshare ko sa ibang tao itong mga natutunan ko sa PMTC,” said Renato Manrang, beneficiary of the automotive serving program of the provincial government.
Interested applicants may avail of the said program by contacting the official hotline of PMTC at 0995-181-5813
GRADUATES. Governor Dennis ‘Delta’ Pineda and Foton Motors Philippines Inc. CEO Rommel Sytin distribute certificates of completion and training allowances to trainees who completed the automotive training program of the provincial government and Foton Motors Philippines Inc. in a simple graduation ceremony held at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Hall on Monday, May 23. (Photos by Matt De Lara / Pampanga PIO)