Free trainings for qualified Filipino migrants were launched simultaneously at the Philippine Embassy on January 26, 2014.
A.) 28th BATCH OF COMPUTER LITERACY PROGRAM
The launched program is to bridged the communication gap of the OFWs and their families separated by overseas employment. This is already the 28th batch of the basic computer class offered to all qualified OFWs.
B.) 3rd BATCH OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE for Filipino Migrants
There were 75 interested Filipino migrants who registered to avail of the Italian Course. This program will not only enhance employer-employee relationship between the OFW and his/her employer that may lead to a harmonious workplace and improved benefits but will also qualify them in the proficiency test in relation to the integration requirements to the Italian government.
The activity started from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Due to the huge number of registrants, the group was divided into 2 groups, AM and PM session.
C). Conduct of the LIFE SUPPORT TRAINING PROGRAM in partnership with the Protezione Civile Fillipini
Basic Fire Fighting Training was also conducted at the lobby of the Philippine Embassy to educate OFW migrants the principles of firefighting and how to operate or use the fire extinguisher. The skills they acquired from the above training enhance their ability not to only do domestic chores but will also equip them with knowledge and skills how to keep houses secure and safe. Indeed, this will enhance their qualifications to be included in the circle of high quality well trained and educated globally competitive workers.
More skills trainings offered to qualified OFWs , free to provide them immediate self-employment to combat the economic crisis which Italy is presently experiencing.
On the same day, an orientation of POLO – OWWA Programs and Services was provided:
At the invitation of FilCom Groups, POLO is more than willing to orient groups of OFW migrants regarding benefits and other services due them.
Picture shown, the Welfare Officer was with the Ministry of Assembly of God, Via Babuino. How to be a member, what are the requirements and benefits taken from it were thoroughly explained.