TLC organized an outing trip for Secondary School students, to the Centre of Technical Excellence (CENTEXS) on 3rd September 2022. There were 19 students, 4 teachers, and 2 drivers who took part in the outing trip. The purpose of the trip was to expose our secondary students to the possible career paths available to them upon completion of their secondary education.

The focus of the CENTEXS Digital Training Unit is on the development of technical manpower for the Sarawak Digital Economy. The Digital Academy, established In March 2019, is to play a crucial role in producing a digital talent pool for the industry. The Academy is an Industry relevant education program, focusing on reskilling and upskilling training, targeting school leavers, university graduates, and industry employees. The Target Group are SPM school leavers, Graduates (Universities, TVET), and Industry employees.

The Digital Academy has 9 focus areas including:

  1. Digital Hardware
  2. Software
  3. Big Data, Data Analytics, and AI;
  4. Immersive Technologies;
  5. Cyber Security;
  6. Industry 4.0;
  7. Blockchain;
  8. Digital Marketing;
  9. Internet of Things (IoT)

It was an eye-opening event for the students. The teachers took the opportunity to talk to the students about their future career choice.