45 officers sharpen MC skills

Izah Azahari

A Master of Ceremonies (MC) workshop organised by the Language and Literature Bureau (DBP) came to a close at the DBP in Berakas yesterday, with a certificates presentation.

Forty-five officers from the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) and its departments participated in the two-day workshop.

DBP Acting Deputy Director Hajah Haireni binti Haji Damit presented the certificates.

Former Senior Author at the Malay Literature Building and Development Division at the DBP Hajah Shaharah binti Dato Paduka Haji Abdul Wahab delivered a talk to producing skilled MCs and unearthing new talents.

The workshop taught participants on how to carry out effective and systematic MC tasks, prepare MC texts/scripts, prepare event operators on how to perform their hosting duties in accordance with protocol practices, and enhance confidence in communicating in public.

ABOVE & BELOW: Participant Jasni Jaafar delivers a thank you speech; and Language and Literature Bureau Acting Deputy Director Hajah Haireni binti Haji Damit presenting a certificate. PHOTOS: BAHYIAH BAKIR