ABS-CBN brings Dualtech Center to adopted Community in Batangas

dtc-in-balete-abscbnThe ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation through its Integrated Public Service (IPS) office has adopted Looc, Balete, Batangas as a pilot Barangay for a program called Building Sustainable and Caring Communities (BSCC) which started in 2015. This community development project was formalized with the creation of the Looc Balete Development Association, Inc., which helps provide livelihood to its members.

TESDA awards DTS Accreditation to Dualtech’s Industry Partners

tesda-awards-2018-juneIn the industry forum organized by Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Laguna Provincial Office headed by Director Jaime Castillo, two industry partners of Dualtech received the Dual Training System (DTS) Accreditation Certificates.

Asia Brewery Inc. (Cabuyao and Sta Rosa City) is a major player in the country's beverage and industrial packaging industry. ABI is one of the largest alcoholic, as well as non-alcoholic beverage makers in the Philippines today. The company hosts the in-plant training of 9 scholars from Agusan Del Sur.

Contemporain Food (Imus, Cavite) is a joint venture of Liwayway Marketing Corporation, (Oishi) and Injap Investments Incorporated and is the appointed master franchise holder for JCO Donuts & Coffee in the Philippines. They train 3 scholars from Bicol, Pangasinan, and Cagayan Valley under the engineering department.

Dualtech Center meets OSYs in Basilan

DTC in BasilanDualtech Center was introduced by the Office of the Vice President (OVP) team in its recent trip in Sumisip, Basilan to Out-Of-School youth (OSY) who may qualify for scholarship in Dualtech’s 2-Year Electromechanics Technology course. Due to lack of opportunities in Sumisip, these youths are prospective recruits of the Abu Sayaff Group.

In 2017, these OSYs were the beneficiaries of the communal vegetable garden project, a partnership between Vice Mayor Jul-Adman Hataman and the 64th Infantry Batallion which was also supported by Angat Buhay through provision of farm tools, seed, fertilizer, and fencing materials. In order to foster long-term opportunities for the families, selected scholars will be sent for technical training at Dualtech Center in Canlubang, Calamba City.