Talented, underprivileged youths get a chance at a better future
The Porsche Training and Recruitment Center Asia, the first outside of Germany in joint partnership with Porsche AG and Don Bosco Technical Institute, have recently graduated their 6th batch of scholars in the Porsche Mechatronics program.
Comprised of 16 scholars who underwent theoretical and practical training at Don Bosco Manpower and Skills Training, the portion of the school that is supported by benefactors, these students received further specialized training at the Porsche Training and Recruitment Center Asia in the PGA Cars facility.In addition, language tutorials were also provided in preparation for their destination country.
After 19 months of intensive instruction and hands on experience, these scholars were handed their certificates as Porsche Mechatronics technicians by Robert Coyiuto Jr., Chairman of PGA Carstogether with Roberto Coyiuto III, Managing Director of Porsche Philippines, in a commencement exercise held last December 15, 2011 at Porsche Center Philippines.
As certified Porsche Mechatronics, these graduates are now eligible to work at various Porsche centers worldwide, assuring them of job placements in the various Porsche markets.The PTRCA owes its success to its complete program package offering highly specialized education and employment to underprivilegedstudents who now become breadwinners of their families.
Established since 2008, continued success of the PTRCA will ensure the competitiveness of the Filipinos in the global market.