On 2/11/2015 in HCM city, Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, Ministry of Construction, German Corporation for International Cooperation GIZ together with other partners Ho Chi Minh College of Vocational training on Technological Techniques, Vietnam’s Water drainage and Supply Association, water drainage and supply enterprises from Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duongg, Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Can Tho and Khanh Hoa opened the training course on “water drainage system and wastewater treatment”
Attendees in the ceremony included Mr. Pham Minh Tuan, Vice-Minister of Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, Ministry; Ms. Nguyen Thi Hang, Former minister of Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, President of Association of Vocational training and Social work; Mr. Duong Duc Lan, Head of Department of Vocational training…
Mr Pham Minh Tuan delivered a speech in the ceremony and stated “Vietnam aims to become an industrial nation by 2020 and industrialization must follow “green” process, that means integrating economic growth into environmental protection and resources protection should be cleverly carried out”. Building and expanding wastewater treatment infrastructure is a long-run activity and the core of a sustainable economy. Therefore, training of water drainage and supply techniques is practical requirement.
Mr Pham Minh Huan, Vice Minister of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs of Viet Nam and Representative German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ)
Within 3 years, trainees will have exposure to the advantages of joint training course which is a combination of German technical and vocational training standard (currently best model in the world). Students will also enjoy the opportunities to participate in examination for Germany’s bachelor degree and receive remuneration equivalent to that of a German engineer.
Gifts for students attended training course " Water drainage techniques and wastewater treatment "
There will be a total of 40 training weeks within 3 years that focuses on skills, principles related to working in a factory. Trainers include both German and Vietnamese teachers.
Ms. Nguyen Thi Hang, Principal of Ho Chi Minh College of Vocational training on Technological Techniques said “In preparation for the project, 2 years ago we sent teachers to Germany for training and cooperate with highly qualified engineers from wastewater treatment plant in Vietnam who have been trained in Germany for our technical component. Our objective is to build a high quality workforce that not only meet domestic demand but demand of whole Asian region”.