| Ishan Ibrahim |
AN END-OF-COURSE parade was held at the Youth Development Centre (Pusat Pembangunan Belia) yesterday to award the best trainers of the Youth Development Centre Programme 2014/2015.
The parade was attended by the guest of honour Hj Brahim bin Hj Ismail, the managing director of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah.
Eighteen trainers were awarded for best achievement in various categories. Ten were awarded in best involvement category, two for their excellent behaviour at hostel, nine for their respective courses and two for their best overall achievements.
According to the Youth Development Centre, the programme was aimed to instil competitive spirit, sense of responsibility, discipline and self-belief among the trainers, motivate them to improve themselves, generate a sense of active participation in activities, highlight the importance to safeguard the name and honour of the country as well as to increase their sense of patriotism.
The attendees also included parents and families of the trainers, senior officers, instructors, and officers and staff from the Youth Development Centre.