- Opening of Toyota technical training center in Vinh Long University of Technology and Education in Oct 2nd. In the first 03 years, the Program will support many modern equipment for automobile vocational training activities with total support value up to 80,000 USD.
- TMV will organize Toyota technical training center in Sao Do University, Chi Linh District, Hai Duong Province in October 12th.
Vinh Long, Oct 2nd 2017 – Toyota Motor Vietnam (TMV) officially announced to continue expanding Toyota Technical Education Program (T-TEP) in Vinh Long University of Technology and Education (Vinh Long UTE). This is the first time that TMV to expand the program to South-West area in general and Vinh Long province in particular, with the increasing demand for automobile manpower. Before that, TMV has organized 05 T-TEP training centers in 05 universities, colleges in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city since 2000.
The first stage of T-TEP in Vinh Long UTE will be implemented within 03 years from 2017 to 2020 with total support value 80,000 USD. In the first year of implementation, TMV supports the university with many modern equipment to enhance training activities, in which there are special training tools such as Electricity Master, Electromagnetism Boards, C50 Transaxle, Engine Electrical Cutaway parts,… as well as Toyota service repair tools and many special service tools, measurement tools and vehicle maintenance tools. Especially, the support package also includes 01 Corolla Altis 1.8G produced in 2008, and 03 engines, 03 transaxles, 03 alternators and 03 starters assembly to support practical maintenance training, well-meet the demand for automobile technicians hereafter. In addition, TMV also supports 01 TEAM 21 CD set (for Toyota’s technician training by level). This material may be widely used in education and training activities for the university’s teachers and trainers.
In the opening ceremoy in Vinh Long UTE, Mr. Toru Kinoshita, President of TMV said: “Not only in Hanoi and HCM city, we also recognize the huge demand for automobile manpower in the South-West area now and in the future. This time, we choose Vinh Long UTE, which has good facilities and well-trained professional trainers. That’s why TMV is pleased to cooperate with Vinh Long UTE to open the 6th T-TEP training center here in Vietnam. We do believe that Vinh Long UTE will become a good T-TEP center hereafter, where can provide laborforce for TMV’s Dealers network as well as for Vietnam automobile industry”.
With the opening of Toyota technical training center in Vinh Long UTE in today Oct 2nd, and the training center in Sao Do University, Chi Linh, Hai Duong in Oct 12th, TMV will have developed 07 training centers in 07 technical Universities/ Colleges nationwide.
Up to now, T-TEP has trained over 2.500 students, in which, there have been over 540 trainees recruited to TMV’s Dealers nationwide. Total support value for the program up to now has been nearly $1 million and 08 cars were granted for training activities in 2002, 2005, 2010 and 2017. Besides, TMV also trains and updates auto skills for lecturers from universities/colleges, as well as organizes internship programs for students in dealerships of TMV.
Toyota Technical Education Program (T-TEP) was firstly carried out by Toyota Motor Corporation in Japan in order to support students in automobile vocational institutes to approach and get used to Toyota’s technologies, and be able to practice repairing from the time of studying. By that, enhancing training quality through modern teaching tools and equipment. Through this program, Toyota has trained many skillful technicians in high-grade vocational institutions and contributed to the development of automobile industry and the development of the countries.
In Vietnam, Toyota Technical Education Program – T-TEP was organized by TMV in 2000. The trainees are trained by standard vocational training program of universities, as well as better practical skill by real car models and technical equipment from TMV. Besides, the graduated trainees will also have chance to be recruited to Toyota’s Dealers nationwide.
Following the aim at “Leading mobility” and “Most beloved brand in town”, since the establishment, TMV has been striving to achieve trust from customers and society with the best products and services. Moreover, Vietnam socio-economy has been entering real globalization stage. Thus, TMV and all business entities in Vietnam must participate in the competition with global standard, in which Quality will be the key element for us in the competition to establish a certain position in international community. That is the reason why TMV announced the “No Quality. No Life.” Project recently, with the purpose to further enhance the Quality: quality of products, quality of sales and services and quality of works. TMV strongly recognized that Human Resources is the core and the substances for improving the Quality. Therefore, training for members to enhance their skills is always our priority.
For more details, please access website of the company via http://www.toyotavn.com.vn or directly contact:
Mrs. Hoang Thi Nhu Quynh
Deputy General Manager
PR & CSR Division
Corporate strategic planning Group
Toyota Motor Vietnam
Fl 8, Lotte Centre, No. 54, Lieu Giai Street, Ba Dinh, Hanoi
Tel : (84-4) 35536878 (Ext: 130)
Fax: (84-4) 35536841 – 42
Vocational training centers of T-TEP in Vietnam:
- 2000: GJ T-TEP center in College of Transport (became University of Technology and Transport – UTT in 2011)
- 2001: GJ T-TEP center in Ho Chi Minh University of Technology and Education (HCMUTE)
- 2005: BP T-TEP center in HCMUTE
- 2006: BP T-TEP center in Hanoi University of Industry (HUI)
- 2009: GJ T-TEP center in Cao Thang Technical College (CTC)
- 2010: BP T-TEP center in Phu Lam Technical Economic College (or HCM Technical Economic College - HOTEC)
- 2017: T-TEP center in Vinh Long University of Technology and Education (Vinh Long UTE) and Sao Do University, Chi Linh, Hai Duong Province.