Tourism players in Region 12 to get skills training


Stakeholders in the tourism industry in Region 12 will get skills training so they can boost the regional tourism industry, Department of Tourism 12 head Nelly Nita Dillera said.

Dillera said her office has set aside P5 million for the project, which includes training programs for regional tourism stakeholders.

Among the programs are capacitating workers in:

– front offices and reception desks of hotels and restaurants
– customer relations
– restaurant services
– food preparation
– sanitation and preparation
– events management
– incentivized functions
– business planning
– experiential tours
– community-based tourism
– community culinary
– managing tourism establishments
– tour packaging

But Dillera said workers and personnel of establishment duly accredited by DOT will get priority in training and seminars.