City Starts Training in Cookery & Welding

The city government of San Carlos thru its Public Employment Service Office (PESO) in coordination with the Technical Education & Skills Development Authority (TESDA) inducted the training program for Cookery NCII and Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) NC1 today, Aug. 10, 2020 at the DOST Livelihood and Skills Training Center in Brgy. 3.

LGU-TESDA trainees attend the Induction Ceremony last Aug. 10 at Brgy. 3 covered court

Erel E. Lim, PESO In-Charge said that the cookery training requires 316 hrs for participants while the SMAW needs 35-40 days of training for the two batches of 40 participants for welding and 50 for cookery.
Lim cited that PESO & TESDA will also help in job placement of individuals especially when the need in the particular industry arises.

Beverly Insular, Acting Provincial Director of TESDA was very thankful to the San Carlos-LGU for its constant strong support to activities provided by TESDA and PESO. She added that empowering the community especially during this time of pandemic is very important to make the people productive and not idle as well as generate a pool of skilled workers later on.
Brgy. 3 Punong Barangay Laurito Dela Rita also encouraged beneficiaries of said trainings to learn everything since the skills provided to them are sought-after especially abroad so a lot of opportunities are waiting for them after the pandemic.