In order to deepen relevant teachers’ knowledge and practice, Mr. Alwin Matthias Angert, Development Advisor of Programme “Reform of TVET in Viet Nam” organized a one-day training on diagnostic engine for 7 teachers of Nha Trang College of Technology on March 30, 2022.
In the practical training, Mr. Alwin Matthias Angert imparted knowledge and skills to diagnose the condition of an engine (petrol-diesel) without opening it because the increasing complexity in engine construction. This knowledge help to precisely identify wear and tear and damage to an engine. Mr. Alwin Matthias discussed and showed the different measurement methods and the interpretation of the measurement results by procured items which GIZ supported such as Endoscope, Compression pressure recorder,… The Development Advisor also emphasized the safety instructions during diagnostic process. In addition, teachers and GIZ’s Development Advisor discussed to provide constructive ideas to supplement the experience and knowledge that will be applied for diagnostic engine training purpose.
Speaking at the training, Mr. Huynh Hai Long – Leader of Automotive Technology Teachers emphasized “The diagnostic engine training is a very practical activity in training of Automotive Technology Occupation for teachers. It is a valuable opportunity for the teachers to update their knowledge on technology and professional capacity in engine operation, thereby improving the quality and market-oriented purpose in their teaching.”
After the training, all the teachers gave positive feedbacks about the contents and outcomes of the training. Also, they proposed to the Advisor to organize more training on other topics so that they can have chances to exchange the relevant knowledge and skills.
Nha Trang College of Technology is supported by the Vietnamese-German Programme “Reform of TVET in Viet Nam” in developing into a high-quality TVET institute. The Programme “Reform of TVET in Viet Nam” is commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in cooperation with the Vietnamese Directorate of Vocational Education and Training (DVET) under the Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA). The programme aims to better align TVET to the changing world of work which will be increasingly digital and green.