Gangtok, 02 Jun:
The valedictory cum certification ceremony of “On the Job Training on Tourism” for students of Sikkim Government College was held here at Paryatan Bhawan in Tadong today. The training programme was organised by Travel Agents Association of Sikkim [TAAS] as a part of their annual event.
It has been informed that TAAS has been organising three-weekpractical training for government college students every year.
During the programme, students were given first hand training in tour operation, office management and tour guiding.
The valedictory function was chaired by Tourism & Civil Aviation Department Secretary, CP Dhakal, as chief guest accompanied by TAAS Chairperson, Karma T Bhutia, and Advisor, SatishBardewa, as guests of honour.
Secretary [TAAS, West], MadanGurung, mentioned that TAAS has been working consistently towards developing human resource in tourism sector in the State.