Home Newsroom22 beneficiaries graduate in Davao Light's Project B.E.S.T.
22 beneficiaries graduate in Davao Light's Project B.E.S.T.
May 12, 2016
Davao Light and Power Co. Community Relations Manager Fermin Edillon (3rd from left) congratulates one of the 22 graduates of the second batch of the Basic Electrician Skills Training or Project B.E.S.T. last February 26, 2016 at Malabog National High School in Paquibato District, Davao City. The graduates, who are now National Certificate (NC) II TESDA Accredited Electricians, were trained and assessed by TESDA XI as represented by its Senior Specialist Fausto T. Barrete (2nd from left).
22 beneficiaries from Brgy. Malabog, Paquibato District, Davao City graduated in Davao Light and Power Co. Basic Electrician Skills Training or Project B.E.S.T. The graduates, who have successfully completed and passed the 10-day skills training, have now become full-fledged electricians having a National Certificate (NC) II as certified by TESDA.Project BEST is one of the corporate social responsibility projects of Davao Light in partnership with the Aboitiz Foundation Inc., which is aimed at providing free skills training to the residents in far-flung communities, such as Brgy. Malabog, that will help them make a living and have an advantage of employment having certified by TESDA.The project is also in coordination with the Davao City 2nd District Congresswoman Mylene Garcia-Albano.The graduation rites, which was held in Malabog National High School, was attended by the team members of Davao Light as led by Engr. Ronald Chan, AVP and Panao Branch Manager, and Fermin Edillon, Manager of Community Relations. Also present were the members of TESDA and the members of the local government unit in Malabog as represented by Congresswoman Mylene.These electricians are the second batch of graduates of the Project B.E.S.T.To date, a total of 40 electricians have received an NC II from TESDA through this project.