The Ministry of Tourism put in practice “Recognition of Prior Learning of Cambodia Tourism Professionals”
In the morning of 15 August 2018, His Excellency THONG Khon, Minister of Tourism, attended as the preside in the opening ceremony of disseminating workshop on Recognition of Prior Learning of Cambodia Tourism Professionals at the Institute of Tourism and Hospitality (PSE) with about 600 participants.
This workshop indicated about further new strategic activities to be prepared and put in place by the Ministry from today on – evaluation on experience, skills and knowledge of professionals who are serving in tourism sector, and do not have certificates or official diplomas, expressing about capacity under the mechanism “Recognition of Prior Learning”. In term of human resource development, the Ministry of Tourism prepared and implemented Human Resource Development Plan in Tourism for 2017 – 2025, and put in place the campaign “One Employee, One Skill”.
To support the above campaign and strategy, the Ministry of Tourism previously active fulfilled its works by cooperating with national and international relevant parties, including: ASEAN Secretariat General, relevant institutions, private partners, training schools, national and international organizations, master trainers, master assessors, including curriculum on tourism skill at general knowledge schools and technical schools as well as preparing and have been processing in preparing other tourism skill development programs. H.E Minister called for youths, tourism professionals, former PSE students, to apply for evaluation at PSE or at online, and all tourism business owners have to advertise evaluating policy to their staffs in order to inspire from the royal government of Cambodia, in particular for the upcoming 6 mandate. Please remind that School of Tourism and Hospitality PSE has been regarded by ASEAN as outstanding school in contributing to train tourism skills in accordance with ASEAN mechanism and ASEAN member states and ASEAN Secretariat also used to learn from this school.