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Schindler and CVT signed a MOU

Myanmar Jardine Schindler and Center for Vocational Train- ing (CVT) are planning to open Schindler – CVT Vertical Transportation Certification Program. The two organizations signed the MOU on April 29th at Ruby

Hall, Parkroyal Hotel. Christoph Burgener, Ambassador of Switzerland and the representatives from the Ministries, universities, and organizations attended the MOU sign- ing ceremony. The program is aimed for young talents who would like to develop a career in the lift industry and to contribute to Myanmar society by uplifting the quality and safety standards of lifts installation and maintenance.

In the program, the classroom lessons are conducted by CVT with practical hands-on experience with Schindler. The program is designed for the graduates to be skillful and to have ability to install and maintain a lift at a high standard of quality. The Schindler-CVT program will set the standards of quality and safety for the people working in the Myanmar Lift Industry. Schindler will offer career opportunities to the graduates from the program, Schindler explained. The Schindler Group is a leading global provider of elevators and escalators with 54,000 employees operating in more than 100 countries. The Group has been operat- ing in Myanmar for 16 years and delivering premium customer services to Myanmar clients. Last year, Schindler took the lead to organize for PALEA (Pacific Asia Lift & Es- calator Association) representing all sectors of the lift industry for 24 Asian Pacific coun- tries, to meet up with Myanmar Engineering Society on a 1-day workshop on Codes and Standards of the industry.

Schindler collaborated with CVT since 2011 and provided job opportunities and safety training classes to CVT students sharing Swiss attributes of technology and quality.