On September 01, 2023, marked a significant milestone for student-trainees pursuing a Diploma in Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering Technology from the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Regional Training Center – Korea Philippines. After dedicating countless hours to hands-on work immersion at the Agricultural Training Institute Regional Training Center XI (ATI-RTC XI), these aspiring agricultural engineers and technicians gathered to celebrate their journey and achievements at a grand culmination program.
The culmination program was not just an event but a testament to the dedication and hard work these student-trainees have put into their education and training. It showcased their growth, knowledge, and their readiness to contribute to the agricultural and biosystems engineering industry.
Work immersion is an integral part of any technical education program, and it plays a crucial role in shaping future professionals. For these student-trainees, their work immersion at ATI-RTC XI was an opportunity to apply their theoretical knowledge in real-world scenarios. They gained hands-on experience in various aspects of agriculture and biosystems engineering, including crop cultivation, livestock management, and agricultural machinery operation.
During the culmination program, Center Director Alicia Rose D. Nebreja and Assistant Center Director Ms. Olivia D. Gatus expressed their heartfelt appreciation for the dedication and hard work of the student-trainees. Their contributions have not only benefited the center’s staff but have also added significant value to the educational ecosystem at TESDA-KorPhil.
The partnership between TESDA-KorPhil and ATI-RTC XI has proven to be a mutually beneficial arrangement. It allows students to bridge the gap between theory and practice, preparing them for a future career in Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering Technology. Furthermore, it enables the training center to stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies, ensuring that they can provide the best possible education to their students.
The culmination program for student-trainees pursuing a Diploma in Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering Technology was a resounding success. It celebrated not only their achievements but also the importance of work immersion in shaping the professionals of tomorrow. These student-trainees have not only gained technical skills but also the confidence and determination to contribute to the advancement of the agricultural and biosystems engineering industry. Their journey serves as an inspiration to future generations of aspiring agricultural professionals, reminding us that with dedication and hard work, success is attainable in any field.