Royal Bhutan Army from different wings reported to the Institute on 5/11/18 to pursue Carpentry Short Course for a month. The opening ceremony was graced by the Principal with the welcoming note regarding the importance of skilled workers to contribute to the national building as a whole. Moreover, on the first day of the training, they are briefed with the Institute norms to have training delivered expectedly, meeting the national goals. The Vice principal also shared the common goals that the Institute shares with the Royal Bhutan Army, as the Royal Bhutan Army was trained for various society for the past few years.
The Officials from Ministry of Work and Human Settlement has been guiding the trainees to perform Earth Raming with the help of modern technology with effect from 21st to 26th October 2018. All the first Year trainees where involved with the curiosity to learn machine operated earth raming which replaced the traditional Earth Raming.
The Institute received Mr Prem as an expert from Thailand with the help of FFT (Friends From Thailand). He will be indulging in Carpentry trade as he was qualified in Interior Design for a year. The family of Technical Training Institue of Chumey was extremely happy to welcome him with the hope of strengthening the teaching-learning process with the exchange of skills that they possess and to strengthen the friendship between two countries. Additionally, the Institute was extremely happy to have Mr Pema as a newly recruited cook.
Officials from TVET Professional and Service Division under the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources conducted induction workshop on 15th October 2018. The workshop primarily focused on developing training materials like lesson Plan, Task sheet, etc… reforming for the ease of Trainers. They also noted the issues of that the Trainers Faces while delivering the lesson.
Masonry Department under Technical Training Institute-Chumey is conducting Advance Tile Laying, Chamber and Benching Construction were the trainers availed the training from Advance country like Thailand and Walo Company Switzerland through support from HELVETAS. The course was commenced from 1st to 13th October 2018 focusing to uplift the construction quality. The participants were from DGPC(Tala and Chukha)
On Saturday, 29th September 2018, the Closing ceremony of Short Course on Basic Masonry and Carpentry for Royal Bhutan Army and Plumbing NC II was graced by Dasho Dzongdag of Bumthang dzongkhag. There was 40 RBA personnel from different wings, 20 participants for both the trades. Plumbing B (Different mode of Training for NC II) was also graduated at the same time.
Under the directives of the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources, Institute has offered a different mode of training for Plumbing NC II for 13 Trainees. After training for 13 months they appeared for NC II exams with effect from 17th to 20th September 2018.
Royal Bhutan Army from different wings joined Technical Training Institute Chumey for short course Training in Carpentry and Masonry. Institute offered 2nd Batch short course to RBA wherein previous year, the institute offered for Plumbing. This Year institute received 20 RBA trainees for two trades respectively.
Y-PEER Chumey coordinated cleaning campaign on International Youth Day with the theme “Safe spaces for Youth”. The participants are Y-PEER club members and some of the interested faculty joined the cleaning campaign where they covered 8 km collecting waste alongside the road and stream. The campaign was fully funded by the Department of Youth and Sports under the Ministry of Education. However, the participants are served with the refreshments from various benefactors and shops.