Toyota Automotive Industry Turkey continues to assist equipment to allow the students follow the developed technology and contribute to the education process. In order to support education, Toyota Turkey delivered 20 vehicles to 20 schools in 19 provinces holding a ceremony at the conference hall of Toyota Automotive Industry Turkey. The vehicles delivered to the officials of 15 Industrial Vocational High Schools and 5 universities to be used in the scope of education purpose.
Speaking at the ceremony Orhan Ozer, Director General and CEO of Toyota Turkey, said that they had transformed the vehicle and equipment support to a nationwide activity in order to improve quality of vocational technical education. Highlighting they had supported vocational technical education every time as a company of which main responsibility area was ‘production’, Ozer said; “Our support directed towards increasing quality of vocational education and letting our students learn the new technology will continue after this as well.”
Sakarya University Deputy Rector Mehmet Ali Yalcin in his speech on behalf of the all schools that joined the ceremony, thanking to Toyota Automotive Industry’s administrators and employees, and said; “I believe that Toyota Automotive Industry – which has not withheld its support in the issues of equipment supply and technical travel, preparatory of License Program of Automotive Engineering, ensuring internship for the students – will also continue contributions to education, learning activities after this.”
The third leg of these activities will realize in 2016 in order to increase students’ knowledge and know-how and as well as improvement of education. Until today, contribution of Toyota Automotive Turkey to technical education comprised over 100 vehicles, nearly 1000 engines and transmission gear boxes. The company will be maintaining its support to increase practical technical education quality in the framework of social responsibility understanding and activities to contribute to society in the upcoming years as well