Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro - The recent pre-deployment training for Project-in-Charge (PIC) held at the NIA Training Center in Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro, marked a significant step forward in strengthening the capabilities of key personnel in construction monitoring, supervision, and project implementation. Led by NIA Mindoro Oriental-Marinduque-Romblon (MOMARO) Irrigation Management Office (IMO) Acting Division Manager Engr. Maria Victoria O. Malenab, the event convened PICs to equip them with essential knowledge and skills vital for their roles.

A highlight of the training was the insightful discourse delivered by MOMARO IMO Division Manager Gerardo R. Perez, who shared invaluable experiences from his tenure as a PIC. His expertise provided a rich reservoir of practical wisdom for the attendees, offering invaluable insights into effective project management strategies.

Moreover, the training featured comprehensive sessions conducted by Senior Engineer A Jinky M. Mañebo, Engineer A Ma. Viola Aiko Matibag, and Senior Accounting Processor A Leny M. Lanto. These sessions delved into crucial aspects such as report submission, requisite forms, inspectorate team dynamics, and documentary prerequisites for billing. Through their presentations, participants gained a thorough understanding of the meticulous processes involved in project oversight and financial management.

Acting Division Manager Engr. Malenab imparted vital instructions and reminders to all PICs, underscoring the importance of adherence to protocols and the diligent execution of their duties. Her guidance served as a beacon, steering PICs towards greater efficacy and professionalism in their respective roles.

In essence, the pre-deployment training exemplified a concerted effort to empower PICs with the requisite tools and knowledge to excel in their responsibilities. By fostering a culture of continuous learning and refinement, such initiatives are instrumental in elevating project leadership and fostering excellence in infrastructure development endeavors.