Human Resource Development Foundation's 2nd board meeting

06. Jan 2016

To start off the New Year, K-12 Plus Project Partner, PCCI-HRDF, conducts it's second board meeting, last January 5th, at PCCI chaired by HRDF President, Dr. Albert Fenix, Jr. Highlight of the discussion included a proposal by Short Term GIZ Hospitality Expert Mr. Marcel Haessner to create an In Company Training Center for the Hospitality Cluster of the Project.

HRDF Hosts 6th PBC Plenary: Developing Competitive Human Resources

28. Oct 2015

As part of the 41st Philippine Business Conference and Expo, K-12 Plus hosted a Plenary last October 27, 2015, as part of the topic of this year's PBC - Synergies in Partnerships for Global Competitiveness. The Plenary will be on: "Developing Competitive Human Resources" with Dr. Alberto P. Fenix, Jr. President, PCCI-Human Resource Development Foundation, Dr. Isagani Cruz, Consultant, GIZ, Dr. Yorck Sievers, Director, AHK Vocational Education and Training, Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Mr. Michael Olma, Head of Unit, Department for Skilled Crafts Promotion and International Cooperation (ZDH). The Plenary Moderator is Mr. Donald G. Dee, Honorary Chairman, PCCI. After the plenary, there was a signing of the Memorandum of Agreement between PCCI and Mr. Michael Olma, Head of Unit, Dept for Skilled Crafts Promotion and International Cooperation (ZDH) signaling a partnership and commitment to promoting dual tech education here in the Philippines. Please visit our Facebook page for more photos of this event by clicking here.

K-12 Plus Project Partner HRDF Host 2 Break Out Sessions during the 41st PBC

26. Oct 2015

Mr. Anton Sayo, Co-Chair of the PCCI Tech Voc Education Committee, served as Moderator to two break out sessions held during the 41st Philippine Business Conference and Expo. The first session was on the Cost and Benefits of Dual Training in the Philippines. The speakers were Dean Dennis Mapa of the University of the Philippines, School of Statistics and Executive Director Marissa Legaspi of TESDA. The second break out group was on Involving Business Chambers, Associations and Enterprises in Dual Training" Case Studies of Pilot Sectors in Tourism and Metal Working. Speakers are Ms. Josephine Rosales, Principal, Laiya National High School, Mr. Marvi N. Naval, President, Association of Laiya Resort Owners, Dr. Victorio Medrano, Principal, San Pedro Relocation Center National High School, Mr. Tobias Bolle, Project Director, Dual Training Team, GPCCI, Mr. Reian Valencia, Malasaga Industry and Mr. Marcel Haessner, Development Worker, GIZ. For more photos, please visit our Facebook page by clicking here. 

HRDF's In Company Training Graduation, Laiya

23. Sep 2015

Congratulations to Master Trainors' Maricris Capistrano, Marlon Mina and Vanessa Valencia for successfully conducting the 4 In Company Training of Trainor modules. These photos show the culmination of the 8-day In-Company Training of the Association of Laiya Resort Owners (ALRO) member resorts. A total of 16 participants from 8 different ALRO member resorts attended the said event.

HRDF President, Dr. Alberto P. Fenix, Jr, ALRO President, Mr. Marvi N. Naval, and Development Adviser for K to 12 Plus Project and GIZ, Mr. Marcel Haessner presided the handing of the certificates.

Batangas Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) President, Mr. Faustino Caedo and other members of the Batangas CCI were also present in the event. This was held at the beautiful Palms Beach Resort, Laiya, Batangas. To view more pictures of the event, visit out facebook page by clicking here.

K-12 Plus together with PCCI HRDF Launch the First In Company Training of Trainers, Laiya

10. Sep 2015
K-12 Plus Master Trainers, Ms. Vanessa Valencia, Ms. Maricris Capistrano and Mr. Marlon Mina, together with K to 12 Plus Hospitality Consultants, Ms. Patricia Boton and Mr. Marcel Haessner, launched the first "In-Company Training of Trainers in Laiya, San Juan, Batangas.

The In-Company Training started last September 9, 2015 until September 11, 2015 at Laiya Coco Grove Beach Resort. From September 14-18, 2015, the training programme will be held at the Palm Beach Resort, Laiya, San Juan Batangas.

K-12 Plus Project is grateful for the support of the Association of Laiya Resort Owners (ALRO) President, Mr. Marvi Naval and other ALRO members.

The following ALRO member resorts were represented:

La Luz Beach Resort
Virgin Beach Resort
Blue Coral Beach Resort
Palm Beach Resort
Acuaverde Beach Resort
Kabayan Beach Resort
Laiya Coco Grove Beach Resort
Estrellas de Mendoza Playa Resort
Acuatico Beach Resort
Laiya Coco Grove Beach Resort
The participants will go through a rigourous two week training on the following four modules: