02 Dec '11, 1am

New ITE class to train tourist attraction staff

New ITE class to train tourist attraction staff

Sentosa Development Corp chief executive Mike Barclay (centre), ITE board member Phua Han Tian (left) and ITE College East principal Eden Liew at the Sky Tower before the MOU signing yesterday. -- PHOTO: LIANHE ZAOBAO With the recent addition of new tourist attractions and others set to open soon, the tourism industry will need more hands on deck. After consulting industry representatives, the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) will start a new course in attraction operations next month to help increase the pool of front-line service staff that the industry needs. The two-year programme will start with 80 students. ITE chief executive Bruce Poh said: 'We work closely with the industry to find out its latest needs. The two integrated resorts are up and other new attractions are coming up... There is a big need for operations crew.' Please enable JavaScript to view the c...

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ITE to roll out new tourism course

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