The management and staff of The continuing Agricultural education center (CAEC) a center in the College of Agriculture Makerere University located in Kabanyolo participated in a Social Media and Brand Development Training which saw the staff Acquire theoretical and practical handson training in using social media to promote their personal brand and The Brand of CAEC the institution they serve. The training was conducted by ICT experts Dr. Drake Patric Mirembe, Mr. Joseph Lwevuze and Mr. Robert Tumusiime from Eight Tech Consults Limited. The different sessions saw members get the different social media apps like twitter and LinkedIn installed on their phones as a way to make the training more practical for their benefit. By the end of the training all members had made their first tweet and enjoyed the whole experience.
This is a start to very many trainings that are geared to help and improve staff knowledge and experience in the center and increase the visibility of the services offered to the community says the head of the center Dr. Bernard Obaa.