The FINANCIAL — “Georgian Railway” became the winner of the “National Award of Professional Education 2018” in the nomination of the best business partner of the year. The week of professional education is completed. Winners were identified in four categories.
Representatives of the Millennium Challenge Fund- Georgia and representatives of the Millennium Challenge Corporation, local authorities and other invited persons attended the award ceremony.
“The Georgian Railway fully shares the state policy regarding the significance of professional education, and that’s why found the Railway Transport College. The college teaches 8 new training programs and with the help of them the dual training method is implemented in Georgia, which implies job-based learning.
As You know, the Georgian Railway is one of the largest employers in the country, and we are very proud that the Railway College, equipped with modern standards, will prepare professional personnel for the Georgian Railway, ”said Nino Jorbenadze, Head of the JSC “Georgian Railway” Corporate Management Department “.
The “National Award” of professional education is an initiative of the Millennium Challenge Fund, which will be implemented for the development of the economy — in the framework of the ISWD project and funded by the United States Millennium Challenge Corporation. The purpose of the competition – the promotion of professional education.
“In the scope of the national competition, the professional jury identified four winners who will leave for Germany and participate in the training program. They will also attend one of the most important educational exhibitions. We hope that such projects will contribute to the popularization of professional education in Georgia, ” declared Magda Magradze, executive director of the Millennium Challenge Fund.
In the scope of the Professional Education Week, the Railway Transport College held an open day. The Millennium Challenge Fund – Georgia and the Millennium Challenge Corporation representation in the framework of the project got acquainted with infrastructure works, simulators, technical equipment and training programs.