• 19.08.2019

    Good luck at Worldskills 2019, Phuong!

    Last week the Ho Chi Minh City Vocational College of Technology II (HVCT) gave a cheerful send-off ceremony for Nguyen Thai Phuong, Wastewater Engineering Technician, and his trainer, Mr. Nguyen Xuan Thanh Nam as they leave for Kazan (Russia) to participate in the 45th WorldSkills Competition.  Organised every two years, WorldSkills Competitions set the standards of skills excellence for young people pursuing vocational education and training worldwide ...
  • 25.07.2019

    “The teachers all physically worked to transform their own workshop”

    A one-week practical training course on “Workshop Management and Electrical Installment” to enhance workshop management awareness and to build an model practical training workshop of industrial standard was implemented by Mr. Michael Stark- Development Advisor of Programme “Reform of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Vietnam”- GIZ at Bac Ninh College of  Industry from 15 to 19 July 2019.
  • 19.07.2019

    Dissemination of the basic module on “Environmental protection, energy and resource efficiency”

    Hanoi, July 17-19 2019 GIZ, KOICA and DVET jointly organized a training workshop to introduce the basic module on “Environmental protection, energy and resource efficiency” to 10 VET colleges from North to Central Vietnam. Participants are teachers and managers from Vietnam-Korea and GIZ-supported colleges ...
  • 11.07.2019

    TVET Teachers improve their technical and training skills in electrical installation

    In June 2019, a two-week training course on “Safety of Electrical Installation and Equipment” was held at Ho Chi Minh Vocational College of Technology (HVCT) in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam. This training was a practical continuation of a training that was conducted in February of the same year.
  • 09.07.2019

    "Cooperation with companies plays a vital role"

    The Kickoff Meeting between representative from key partner automobile companies and Vietnamese-German College of Ha Tinh to officially establish the Advisory Board for automotive training programmes of the college were organized on 30 June 2019. Participating in the event are leaders of Toyota Phu Tai Duc Group, Hoang Ha Automobile Trading and Construction Joint Stock Company, Dung Lac International Automobile Joint Stock Company and Kim Lien Ha Tinh Joint Stock Company, leaders and heads of relevant departments of Vietnamese-German College of Ha Tinh and representatives of Programme “Reform of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Vietnam”- GIZ.
  • 09.07.2019

    TVET for a Skilled Workforce in the Wastewater Sector: Newsletter Issue Nr. 9

    Dear Valued Partners, We would like to send you the Newsletter Issue Nr. 9 of the Component 3 “TVET for a Skilled Workforce in the Wastewater Sector”, part of the “Programme Reform of TVET in Viet Nam”, implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) which presents the main activities of the Component 3 in the first half of 2019 ...
  • 02.07.2019

    The final examinations oriented on German standards are being prepared by examiners of LILAMA 2 and partner companies

    On 28 June 2019 the two remaining examination committees for the occupations Mechatronics Technicians and Industrial Electronics Technicians were established with member of LILAMA 2 and the partner companies Thuan Hai, Sang Tao and Martech Boiler. The committees are responsible for the development of the content of the final examinations, the organization of the examinations as well as the supervision of the examinees and the assessment of their work results.
  • 25.06.2019

    Strengthening the career guidance and promotion for “Sewage Engineering Technician”

    With the support of the Field of Activity 3 “TVET for a Skilled Workforce in the Wastewater Sector”, a part of the Programme "Reform of TVET in Viet Nam”, three TVET institutes Ho Chi Minh Vocational College of Technology (HVCT), College of Technical Construction No. 1 (CTC1) and Hue Industrial College ...
  • 20.06.2019

    Examiners of LILAMA 2 and partner companies start to prepare the final examinations for the pilot classes oriented on German standards

    The meeting of the examination committees for the two occupations Metal Cutting-CNC Technicians and Construction Mechanics Technicians on 13 June 2019 marks the start of the preparation and implementation process of the final examinations for the pilot occupations at LILAMA 2 in cooperation with its partner companies.
  • 18.06.2019

    Representatives of VCMI, companies, sector associations and the policy level commit to jointly developing and implementing cooperative training according to the needs of a Green Economy

    “The quality of the workforce needs to be measured by one main indicator: The satisfaction of the business sector with the skills of the graduates according to their demands.”, Dr. Nguyen Thi Viet Huong, Deputy Director General of DVET/MoLISA states. “Therefore, DVET is supporting the piloting of the cooperative training approach by VCMI together with its partners.”
  • 14.06.2019

    MoU signing between GIZ and the ILO

    On June 5th, 2019 in Hanoi, the GIZ and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Hanoi Office signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to commit joint efforts in supporting the Vietnamese Government in the reform of the TVET sector, enhancing the social dimension of green growth and strengthening ASEAN integration for the promotion of decent work for all ...
  • 14.06.2019

    KOICA and GIZ sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on supporting Vocational Education and Training (VET) development in Viet Nam

    On June 11, the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and GIZ signed a MoU to pledge joint efforts in supporting the development of VET in Viet Nam. Speaking at the signing ceremony at the KOICA office in Hanoi as a witness, Dr Nguyen Hong Minh, General Director of the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training (DVET) emphasized: “In recent years, the VET system in Viet Nam experienced very positive developments thanks to the support from KOICA and GIZ ...
  • 11.06.2019

    “If we want to develop sustainably, greening TVET is no longer a choice, it’s a must.”

    Hồ Chí Minh City, June 2019 On 4 and 5 June 2019, a training workshop on greening TVET institutes and integrating the Basic Module on “Environment Protection, Energy and Resource Efficiency” into their current training offers was organised at Ly Tu Trong College, Ho Chi Minh City. The module covers ...
  • 10.06.2019

    Strengthen cooperation with the business sector in technical vocational education and training for skilled workforce in the wastewater sector

    On June 7, 2019, the workshop "Cooperation with the business sector in technical vocational education and training (TVET) for skilled workforce in the wastewater sector" took place in Hanoi. There were more than 60 delegates attending the workshop, including leaders of The Directorate for Vocational Education and Training (DVET), Vietnam Water Supply and Sewerage Association, the management board of Ho Chi Minh Vocational College of Technology II, College of Construction ...
  • 01.06.2019

    Training at LILAMA 2 International Technology College on cooperation with the business sector in TVET strengthens the capacities of 10 TVET institutes

    “This training workshop provides me not only with useful instruments for establishing and improving cooperation with the business sector but also gives me the chance to share experiences with business cooperation officers of other TVET institutes”, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Dat, a participant from Long An Vocational College expressed his feedback during the training workshop on strengthening the cooperation between TVET institutes and the business sector in TVET. 
  • 31.05.2019

    Trends and Strategic Issues in VET – looking forward to Viet Nam VET Strategy 2020-2030

    Eight years into the implementation of Viet Nam VET strategy 2011-2020, important achievements were made in the direction of a more accessible & demand-oriented VET system. Looking forward to the next VET strategy for 2020-2030, emerging technological and socio-economic developments require a well-defined vision and appropriate courses of action if VET is to play a more prominent role in skills development for the country’s labor workforce ...
  • 14.05.2019

    Training to align with actual requirements from the wastewater sector

    From April 18th to 20th, 2019, the short-term training course on "Basic operation of drainage system" was organized at Thu Dau Mot Wastewater Treatment Plant subsidiary of Binh Duong Water and Environment Joint Stock Company (BIWASE). Participating in the course, there are 35 trainees who are technical staff responsible for managing, operating and maintaining the drainage network in Binh Duong and Dong Thap provinces ...
  • 09.05.2019

    The first steps of cooperation between LILAMA 2 and Hoa Binh Construction Group

    On 8th May 2019, representatives of Hoa Binh Construction Group visited LILAMA 2 International Technology College, following the recommendation of the Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in HCMC, Mr. Andreas Siegel.
  • 09.05.2019

    Training for WorldSkills – Water Technology

    From April 23, 2019 to May 3, 2019, Nguyen Thai Phuong, alumnus of “Sewage Engineering” and Mr. Nguyen Xuan Thanh Nam, Head of Department for Labour Protection and Environment – Ho Chi Minh Vocational College of Technology (HVCT) joined the "Water Technology" training camp in Stuttgart, Germany. This is a special training camp to prepare Thai Phuong for the WorldSkills Competition which will take place in Russia this August ...
  • 09.05.2019

    Mechatronics teachers from various TVET institutes improve their skills in specific topics of Mechanical Engineering

    The training course on “Assembling of mechanical subassemblies and machines, introduction of mechanical diagnostic tools” was conducted for mechatronics teachers of LILAMA 2, Long An and An Giang from 12/04 to 21/04/2019 at LILAMA 2 International Technology College.