One hundred and seventy-eight (178) of the country’s young men and women graduated with honours from the Guyana Industrial Training Centre (GITC), after successfully completing various skill programmes.The GITC’s graduating class of 2019The graduates were recipients of both the National Vocational Qualification certificate and Caribbean Vocational Qualification certificate for expertise in areas such as data operations, masonry, metalwork engineering, plumbing, motor vehicle repairs, furniture making, electrical installation and welding.Chairman of GITC and Government Technical Institute’s (GTI) Board, Vincent Alexander urged the graduates to understand the standards to which they were exposed.He charged them to pursue higher qualifications and keep abreast with developments in their particular field so they remain relevant.Professor Michael Scott delivering the feature addressDelivering the feature address at the 53rd ceremony, was Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University of Guyana, Professor Michael Scott. He told the graduates that the graduation exercise marks the provision of employable people in the new dispensation within Guyana.As such, he encouraged them to set themselves another target. “It’s better to aim at something and miss than to aim at nothing and always hit it.”The graduation was held under the theme “Embracing change, and strengthening capacity”.The theme, according to the GITC’s administrator, Dexter Cornette, delivers a message that it is essential to remain relevant in order to create an impact in society.With this, he disclosed that for 2019 only, the centre graduated its largest batch in history, with its enrolment for the 2019-2020 year being 401. Meanwhile, office administration and refrigeration along with AC repair will be added to the list of programmes.
Stunning Miss Donegal Natasha McFadden. Pic by Northwest Newspix.RTE’s lotto gameshow Winning Streak is about to get a lot more glamorous – thanks to Miss Donegal Natasha McFadden. Newtowncunningham’s Natasha McFadden (21) has had an exiting year wearing the local beauty crown.But it got a whole lot better on Sunday morning when she discovered her nam had been picked to go on the money-spinning show. Natasha, who had just started work as a cafe manager, will appear on the show next Saturday night.WINNING STREAK TO GET ALL GLAMOROUS THANKS TO MISS DONEGAL! was last modified: September 15th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)