August 30, 2018 – 877 individuals from all over the Province graduated from the technical & vocational courses under the Community Based Training Program. The graduates happily accepted their certificates and starter kits from Gov. Douglas RA. Cagas, Congw. Mercedes Cagas, together with Mr. Rolly Impas from the Provincial Public Employment Service Office (PESO) and the officials from the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE). The awarding took place at the Davao del Sur Coliseum last August 30, 2018.
The starter kits will be able to help the graduates get started on working with what they have learned from the courses they attended. Gov. Cagas was also awarded a plaque from TESDA XI because of his continued support for the program.
“Pagtinarong mo kay ang inyong Gobernador gatarong. Wala ko magtinunto. Wakoy gidaogdaog. Pahimusli inyong mga nakat onan ug abilidad sa training alang sa panginabuhi kay kami mutabang kaninyo.” says Gov. Dodo Cagas in front of the graduates, parents and guest during the ceremony.