Dong Nai, Bosch Vietnam sign MoU on training Industry 4.0 workforce

11:04 | 30/09/2019 Science - Technology

(VEN) - The People’s Committee of Dong Nai and Bosch Vietnam signed on September 26 a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to advance the province’s Industry 4.0 training program.

The partnership’s objective is to support vocational schools in Dong Nai province with opportunities to access Industry 4.0 advances, enabling students to acquire, master and operate Industry 4.0 technologies effectively. In addition, the parties shall facilitate close cooperation between vocational education institutions in Dong Nai and Bosch Rexroth in the area of training and developing qualified workers to meet the needs of businesses in the Fourth Industrial Revolution era.

The cooperation will impart Industry 4.0 training to teachers of vocational education institutions in Dong Nai with a high focus on Automation, Mechatronics, Pneumatics and Hydraulics. The training activities will be held in Dong Nai province or abroad if necessary. In addition, Bosch Vietnam will support vocational education institutions in Dong Nai set up and adjust training programs to meet Industry 4.0 requirements. The company will also organize technical seminars to share updated knowledge about Industry 4.0.

“Science and technology are important enablers in economic and social growth, in which a highly skilled labor workforce plays a vital role. Over the past years, advanced technologies have been adopted for manufacturing in Dong Nai province. Furthermore, we have actively developed training programs at our vocational education institutions”, said Nguyen Hoa Hiep, Vice President of Dong Nai People’s Committee. “We are pleased to work closely with Bosch – a technological leader, so that we can continue to accelerate the development of a highly-skilled labor force that will help shape the Dong Nai economy.”

“Keeping pace with technology is an integral part of staying competitive and developing Industry 4.0 enabled factories of the future. As one of the global leaders in drive and control technology, Bosch has acquired a unique level of technological expertise and would like to pass on the knowhow as well as the technology to apprentices and students with the most practical and comprehensive approach,” said Guru Mallikarjuna, Managing Director of Bosch Vietnam.

My Phung