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DOLE enhances skills development in Las Piñas 

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Las Piñas City - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) took a significant step in empowering the residents of Las Piñas City by awarding tools and equipment to the Las Piñas Manpower Training Center (LPCMTC). The awarding ceremony, held on Wednesday, May 10th at the LPCMTC Quadrangle in Brgy. Talon Dos, aimed to enhance skills training and livelihood opportunities for the city's residents.

The ceremony marked the distribution of equipment for various livelihood training programs, including cookery, bread and pastry production, hairdressing, automotive, and air conditioning servicing. These tools and equipment will play a vital role in providing hands-on training to individuals seeking to acquire new skills or upgrade their existing expertise.

The provision of these tools and equipment is part of the government's commitment to promoting sustainable livelihood and addressing the high unemployment rate in the country. The Las Piñas Manpower Training Center, under the management of the local government unit, has been at the forefront of offering technical and vocational courses to residents since its establishment. With the addition of these new resources, the center is poised to provide more comprehensive and updated training programs, equipping students with the necessary skills for employment and entrepreneurship.


City Vice Mayor April Aguilar, along with key personnel from the LPCMTC and DOLE, graced the event. Their presence emphasized the significance of this initiative in supporting skills development and addressing the needs of the community. Engr. Noel Cuevas, the LPCMTC Training Administrator, expressed his gratitude to DOLE for their continuous support in strengthening the city's workforce through skills training.

The distribution of tools and equipment signifies a milestone in the city's commitment to human capital development. It reflects the local government's dedication to providing quality training opportunities that align with industry standards and demands. By equipping individuals with the necessary skills, Las Piñas City aims to enhance employability and promote entrepreneurship, ultimately improving the livelihoods of its residents.

As Las Piñas City continues to invest in skills training and vocational programs, the partnership between the local government and DOLE remains instrumental in achieving their shared goal of inclusive economic growth and sustainable development. The commitment to skills enhancement will undoubtedly contribute to the city's overall progress and empower individuals to seize new opportunities in the dynamic job market.

With the tools and equipment now in place, the Las Piñas Manpower Training Center is ready to welcome aspiring learners and provide them with the necessary training and resources to thrive in their chosen fields. This endeavor marks a positive stride towards a brighter future for the residents of Las Piñas City, filled with increased employment prospects and sustainable livelihoods.


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