First Batch From Badowita Receives Certificates For F&B
- Harpo school of Hospitality and Tourism Managemen
Eleven young students who successfully completed the F&B service course at the Haro School of Hospitality and Tourism Management received their certificates the Asha Trust Foundation premises in Mount Lavinia. Presenting the certificates were the Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia Mayor Dhanasiri Amarathunge, along with Harpo Gooneratne MD of the hotel school, Hiran Serasinghe, Consultant and Asoka Jayewardene Director of the school.These youth from the Bodowita in the Dehiwala, Mount Lavinia area got their certificates in Food and Beverage service after completing a three month course that comprised of theory and practical training organised by Harpo School of Hospitality and Tourism Management and Asha Foundation, led by Sister Concepta.
The two organisations have worked in partnership to provide the youth this opportunity, but it is the trainees’ hard work which has made this project a success. Plans are already afoot to train a second batch of students.