The Ghana Energy Commission, represented by Mr. Solomon Sarpong spoke in detail about the importance of all Electricians to complete their certification examination before the end of June, 2015. Mr. Sarpong congratulated Philips for this great initiative and indicated the Commissions full support.
Reverend Engineer Ankrah from the Institution of Engineering and Technology spoke briefly about the Institute and the importance for all Electricians to join the association. He also advised all to ensure they applied their morals in the quality of products installed as well as desist from doing illegal installations which would bring themselves and the profession into disrepute.
The Electricians engaged all speakers by asking questions about the scheme, product availability and its distribution. Philips lived up to its mantra “innovation and you…which the electrician chanted gleefully. Participants were full of praise for Philips and looked forward to all the opportunities that the scheme would bring them.
Philips West Africa is part of Royal Philips i a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips posted 2013 sales of EUR 23.3 billion and employs approximately 115,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries.
The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming and oral healthcare.