|Virtual Learning. The PFDA workforce from Central Office and 9 Regional Fish Ports (RFPs) convene virtually to learn about various products in the Online Google Suite End User’s Training sponsored by the DICT, June 24.|
As part of the continuous efforts to provide seamless tasks collaboration and unhampered services among PFDA units and personnel amid the COVID-19 pandemic and limitations brought by community quarantine, the PFDA workforce acquired Online Google Suite End User’s Training from the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), June 24, 2020.
The PFDA in-house training is led by the Information Technology Division under the Corporate Planning and Management Information Services Department (ITD-CPMISD). Mr. Michael Yu, from Kollab and DICT, served as the resource person and moderator.
It is participated by 59 personnel from the PFDA Central Office and nine (9) Regional Fish Ports – Bulan, Camaligan, Davao, General Santos, Iloilo, Lucena, Navotas, Sual, and Zamboanga.
The GSuite Training includes lectures on the use of various Google products like Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Meet, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms, Sites and Tasks. These products aid the use of business email, online file storage, shared calendars, and video meetings, particularly useful during alternative work arrangements like shifting schedules and working from home.
According to DICT website, the training covers all government offices with Government-wide Email System (GovMail) accounts.
GovMail is the official email service for government agencies which provides data integrity in electronic communications and transactions. It is also one of the projects of the DICT towards achieving a digital government under the Digital Philippines initiative, according to DICT website.
It provides official gov.ph domains to National Government Agencies, Local Government Units, Government-Owned and Controlled Corporations, Government Financial Institutions, and other government projects. (Public Information Division with reports and photos from ITD-CPMISD)