The Youth Development Centre marked another significant milestone by offering skill courses to youths with different abilities. This is in line with the aspirations of Wawasan Brunei 20-35 towards producing more locals who are skilled in various fields. The launching of the Persons of Different Abilities Skill Exposure Programme was held yesterday morning at the Youth Development Centre.
The programme was launched by Yang Berhormat Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports. For the programme's first session, 10 youths of different abilities were offered to take part in the Fashion Design Technology Course as well as the Cake and Pastry Baking Course. Held thrice a year, the first session starts today and ends at the 5th of March this year. Participants will undertake several learning modules including those related to workplace safety, workshop or kitchen management and basic skills. The programme is conducted with the cooperation of Pusat Bahagia, Community Development Department, Special Education Unit, Ministry of Education, and Persons with Different Abilities' Well-being Council and associations.
Source: Radio Television Brunei