OUR CORRESPONDENT KARACHI:
Pakistan Association Of Printing and Graphic Industry Arts (PAPGAI) and Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Dewan University (SBBDU) in Karachi on Tuesday marked the start Of remarkable partnership through launch of National Diploma at level-5 in Post Printing Operations under tency-bascd traimng and assessment (CBTA) approach.
The first round of training cycle began today at Time press Privale Limited and Saima Packaging simultaneously, which are the member enterprises of PAPGAI. These enterpri ses will support training Of 50 young men and women in printing and graphic Industry. Dr. SM. Minhajuddin, CEO Times press Private Limited, Mr. Aleem Tinwala Director Saima Packaging Private Limited and Mr. Salman lla roon Chairman TVET Committee, PAPGAI marked this occasion a notable one.
They highlighted the demand Of human resource in printing industry and training Of human resource as per CBTA approach a worthwhile effort. Inter- est of industry in tak- in lead for design and dehivery Of competency-based traimng can be resource saving for industry, they mentioned.
Vice Chancellor Of SBBDU, Dr. Aurangzeb Khan appreciated the forthcoming approach or industry In printing sector and called this step as one-of-its-kind in Pakistan within the technical and vocational education and training (T VET) arena. Speakine at the occasion, Regional Coordinator Sindh, Mr. Omair Abubaker appreciated the cooperation between Of SSBDU and printing sector enter. prises for their collabo- ration and support in improvin artnership to take talion to next-level and open a new chapter for TVET sector in various trades and technologies across Pakistan.
The initiation Of national diploma in post printing operations under CBT approach is the first ever Step taken in collaboration with NAVTTC, TEVTAs and private sector. The training Will be imparted in Industry based training arrangements with the collaboration of private sector in training-delivery.
The story originally appeared in EPAPER PAKISTAN OBSERVER