Event: DICT Digital Literacy Training 2017

Date: October 23 - 27, 2017

Venue: San Luis, Batangas Tech4Ed Center 

A Digital Literacy Training Program was conducted at Tech4Ed Center of San Luis, Batangas. The said program was a joint project of Mayor Samuel Noel B. Ocampo and Director Reynaldo T. Sy of DICT-FOO Cluster 3- Batangas. The training was started on October 23, 2017 and ended on October 27, 2017.

The students of Senior High School and some out-of-school youth (OSY) where among the participants joined the program. The team of Engineer Jojo Aguba -Information Technology Officer II of DICT Batangas facilitated the said training having Mrs. Laarni Bacongallo a teacher from Banoyo National High School as the instructor in-charge.

The Digital Literacy Training was all about on how to use a personal computer, different parts of the computer and system unit, how to make an account, how to use Microsoft office such as MS Word, MS PowerPoint, and MS Excel, how to assemble and disassemble of the system unit, and lastly, on how to make a straight through cable and cross-over cable. After the whole week training, the participants received a Certificate of Completion.

The main purpose of this training is to enhance the knowledge and skills of each individual and gives opportunity in every participant to practice and enlighten their mind in coping up with the modern technology. This program helps to improve the production and the digital literacy that can contribute to the growth of economy. It will reach and deliver education to more people in the countryside and it also deliver equal and direct government services to all.