Alstom and Turkey Haydarpasa Vocational and Technical High School has signed a Memorandum of Cooperation to enhance cooperation in the field of education. Reconciliation, December 24, 2019 Haydarpasa Vocational and Technical High School Director Lutfi Cevahir and Turkey General Manager Alstom signed by Arban Çitak.
This technical training cooperation focuses on the education of Haydarpaşa Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School students in the field of “Railway Sector”. It is aimed to increase the awareness of the students and to train qualified labor force for the sector with the technical trainings given by Alstom expert engineers.
The first activities to be carried out in this context are “Rail Systems Awareness Training” on electricity, signalization, construction and vehicles to be given by Alstom's expert engineers, “Interview Techniques” and “CV Preparation Techniques” seminars to be given by Alstom Human Resources to be beneficial for students' career development. and students will visit the “Signaling Laboratory” at the Alstom Istanbul office.
Alstom Turkey General Manager Arban Çitak, "This cooperation is a young and talented technical high skilled students in the railway sector to gain and the area is growing in Turkey Alstom Turkey value to the industry with its engineers will help to add. Alstom as Turkey, being to transfer our expertise in rail systems and intelligent mobility solutions to students are satisfied. " said.
School Director Lütfü Cevahir said, Ray It is obvious that Rail Systems, which is one of the departments of our school, is an important solution both in urban and intercity transportation. This sector will go further with the presence of trained manpower in the field. Trainings are provided by our teachers at the school for trained manpower, and various trainings are carried out in cooperation with companies that have a say in the sector. I would like to state that I am pleased to have cooperated with ALSTOM, one of the leading companies in rail systems. With this protocol, our students who will make more realistic applications about Signalization will take their place as manpower trained in Metro and TCDD transportation units. ”
Alstom Turkey Founded in 2018 on a voluntary basis in the leadership of General Manager of Social Responsibility Team Alstom Turkey, Haydarpaşa Vocational and TA signature numerous activities, including educational cooperation with Technical High School.
Alstom has been operating in Turkey for nearly 70 years. The Istanbul office is Alstom's Regional Center for both the Middle East and Africa region and for signaling and system projects. For this reason, all tendering, project management, design, procurement, engineering and maintenance services for signaling and system projects in the Middle East and Africa region are carried out from Istanbul. Turkey, Middle East and Africa region is the main platform to provide qualified labor force available Alstom projects in general.
Haydarpaşa Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School, which started education in 1897 in the historical building built by Abdülhamit Han in order to accommodate the workers working in Haydarpaşa station in 1959, currently provides education services to 44 students with 9 teachers in 14 areas of land. The school also has a machine park equipped with technological equipment. With the Rail Systems Program established in 263, technical personnel are trained for the sector. Graduates of TCDD, they work in Turkey's leading institutions in the transport sector, such as Metro Istanbul.