• 23.03.2020

    Cooperation in TVET for skilled workforce in the wastewater sector

    In March 2020, the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training (DVET), the Viet Nam Water supply and Sewerage Association (VWSA) and the Vietnamese-German Programme ‘Reform of TVET in Viet Nam’ signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on “Cooperation in TVET for sewage engineering technicians”. This sets the foundation for a strong cooperation between state management agencies, enterprises and TVET institutes in improving the workforce in the wastewater sector to meet the labour market’s demand and international standards
  • 17.03.2020

    4 steps for an effective practical training lesson

    On February 28th and March 6th, 2020, 15 teachers from two departments of Mechanics and Electrics in Long An Vocational College attended a training on 4-step teaching method under the Programme “Reform of Technical Vocational Education and Training in Viet Nam”.
  • 12.03.2020

    Flexible training programmes to attract more trainees

    Looking at Germany’s experiences and lesson learnt from the pilot programme in Vietname, Dr Juergen Hartwig, the Programme Director of the Vietnamese-German Programme ‘Reform of TVET in Vietnam’ (TVET programme) discussed some recommendations for Vietnam to improve the TVET system.
  • 12.03.2020

    Basic KNX training at the Ninh Thuan Vocational College (NTVC)

    To improve the knowledge of the lecturers and the usage of the KfW financed KNX training equipment at the Ninh Thuan Vocational College (NTVC), a KNX basic course for five teachers and one student was conducted at the NTVC from 17.02.20 to 21.02.20 by the GIZ TVET Programme “Reform of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Viet Nam”. The trainers were Mr. Markus Schroers (GIZ Development Advisor) and Mrs. Tran Thi Hong, (teacher of the Electrics and Electronics Faculty at NTVC).
  • 17.02.2020

    Mechatronics and Electrics/Electronics teachers improved their metal skills

    The further training on “Manufacturing and Forming of sheet metal and sheet profiles by Bending” for seven teachers of LILAMA 2, An Giang and Ninh Thuan Vocational Colleges was conducted from 04 – 14/02/2020. This is the technical further training course conducted by LILAMA 2’s multipliers and organised at LILAMA 2 as the additional function of Centres of Excellence for TVET – multiplying for TVET systems.
  • 14.02.2020

    Key changes in the labour code amendment 2019 facilitate the engagement of the business sector in TVET

    Under the umbrella of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by  the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) representations in Vietnam in June 2019, the Vietnamese-German Programme “Reform of TVET in Vietnam” and the ...
  • 23.01.2020

    “Highlights of 2019” - Activities and Achievements of the Component “Support of Centres of Excellence for TVET”

    Dear valued partners, colleagues and friends, We are glad to send you our Newsletter “Highlights of 2019” presenting the activities and achievements of the Component “Support of Centres of Excellence for TVET” during the past year.
  • 21.01.2020

    “Real success lies in actual adoption”

    From 06 to 10 of January 2020, a training workshop on “Basic Electrical Skills-Soft Soldering” was implemented by Mr Claus Bader- Development Advisors of Programme “Reform of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Viet Nam”- GIZ at Hai Phong Northern Vocational College of Economics and Technology ...
  • 08.01.2020

    “The development of High Quality Colleges contributes to increasing working productivity and international integration.”

    On December 30, 2019, the final workshop on the results of the pilot assessment of High Quality Colleges 2019 took place at Ly Tu Trong College, Ho Chi Minh city. Participants of the workshop were leaders from the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training (DVET), the Department of Science-Education and Culture-Social Affairs/ Government Office, the Vietnamese-German programme “Reform of TVET in Viet Nam” as well as delegates from eight piloted colleges and external auditors.
  • 02.01.2020

    “Our company will work closely with the college to further improve the quality of training offers”

    In order to further strengthen the close and systematic cooperation with partner companies, Nha Trang College of Technology, with the support of the Programme “Reform of TVET in Vietnam ”- GIZ, organized a kick-off meeting to establish the Occupational Advisory Board for Automotive Technology on 27 December 2019.
  • 25.12.2019

    Advisory Board for Industrial Electrics and Industrial Electronics of Ninh Thuan Vocational College

    On 23rd December 2019, The Kickoff Meeting which marks the establishment of the Advisory Board for Industrial Electrics and Industrial Electronics was organized which marks the important milestone in the training cooperation between Ninh Thuan Vocational College (NTVC) and its seven key partner enterprises.
  • 23.12.2019

    Consultative Workshop for the Development of VET Strategy Period 2021-2030

    In Hanoi, on 11th December 2019, the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training (DVET) of MOLISA with support of the Programme Reform of TVET in Viet Nam, organized a consultative workshop on the initial findings of the evaluation of the Vocational Training (VT) Development Strategy 2011-2020.  The workshop aimed to seek for expert viewpoints and particularly voices and opinions of TVET stakeholders such as TVET institutes, the business sector, state management agencies, etc ...
  • 13.12.2019

    “Each teacher and student of the college will be an active actor to combat sexual violence in schools and in the community”

    Over 300 students and 30 teachers of Vietnamese-German Technical College of Ha Tinh participated in the event “Preventing Sexual Violence at Schools and Work Places” on 12.12.2019 at the college.
  • 10.12.2019

    “We hope to see every single teacher can disseminate the knowledge and skills at their TVET institutes”

    From 02 to 07 December 2019, the first multiplying training course “Innovative Teaching and Learning for Industrial Changes in the context of Industry 4.0 (Module 1)” was conducted by two trainers, Mr. Phan Hong Phuong (LILAMA 2) and Mr. Vuong Dao Nhan (Vietnam-Korea Vocational College) at LILAMA 2 International Technology College in Long Thanh District, Dong Nai Province.
  • 06.12.2019

    TVET institutes are ready for the Cooperative Training!

    LILAMA 2 International Technology College (LILAMA 2), with the support of the Viet Nam -German Cooperation programme "Reform of TVET in Viet Nam", in collaboration with companies and sector associations partner have developed and successfully piloted four training programs of college-level orientation of German standards on Mechatronics, Industrial Electronics, Metal Cutting - CNC and Construction Mechanics.
  • 06.12.2019

    “Work side-by-side to transform the workshops and the labs”

    From 11 to 22 of November 2019, a training workshop on “Improving Workshop Management at Electrical Workshops at NTCT” was implemented by Mr. Claus Bader- Development Advisors of Programme “Reform of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Vietnam”- GIZ at Nha Trang College of Technology. The aim of the course was to train staff members of the electrical Department further in Workshop Management on the aspect of “5S” and its application on existing venues at the college. Furthermore, enhancing health and safety measures as well as training methods in a practical training workshops was addressed. Participating in the training were 12 teachers and 16 students from Electrical Department of Nha Trang College of Technology.
  • 21.11.2019

    An important step towards of recognition the programmes and cooperative trainings for two new green occupations at VCMI!

    On November 21, 2019, in Trang Bom, Dong Nai, Mr. Dennis Thoms - representative of Chamber of Skilled Crafts (HWK) Aachen – has handed over the “Acknowledgement letter " for the equivalence of the two training programmes which are developed according to German standards to Dr. Nguyen Van Chuong, Rector of Vocational College of Machinery and Irrigation. The official letter recognises the equivalence of the German Standard for two training programmes of Electronics Technician for Energy and Building Technology and Mechanics Technician for Heating and Climate Technology.
  • 20.11.2019

    "Human capital is Vietnam's strongest national resource"

    "Enhancing the scale and quality of vocational education and training (VET) is the key to economic development and the involvement of the business sector is the decisive factor to do so", Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed at the National Forum "Skilling Up Vietnam” in Hanoi on November 16, 2019. So far, this is the biggest forum on  a skilled workforce that was co-organised by the Ministry of Labour Invalids and Social Affairs, Vietnamese Chamber of Commerce and Industry and relevant ministries.     
  • 18.11.2019

    “We are committed to join hands with the college…”

    The Kickoff Meeting between Bac Ninh College of Industry (BCI) and representatives of seven key partner companies and leaders of Bac Ninh Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs ( DoLISA Bac Ninh) to officially establish the Industry Advisory Boards for the two occupations namely metal cutting/CNC and mechatronics were organized on 16 November 2019 at the college.
  • 12.11.2019

    Final examinations oriented to German Standard at LILAMA 2 has been acknowledged by German competent authority

    From August to November 2019, final examinations for 80 students of the pilot cooperative training classes in Metal Cutting–CNC, Construction Mechanics, Mechatronics, and Industrial Electronics was successfully implemented. The final examinations were organised by examination committees with members of LILAMA 2 and the partner companies ISHISEI, Thuan Hai, Sang Tao and Martech Boiler.