SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, May 7, 2016 –
The NORCECA/FIVB Regional Development Center of Volleyball in
the Dominican Republic, closed today the International Seminar
for Teachers of Physical Education, led by Spanish FIVB
Instructor Francisco Hervas Tirado.
The Physical Education teachers from different districts at a
national level received the certificates by the International
Volleyball Federation (FIVB) in an effort of the NORCECA/FIVB
Regional Development Centre of Volleyball Confederation, the
Dominican Volleyball Federation (FEDOVOLI) and the official
sponsor of the seminar All Sport Marketing Company.
Fifty-four teachers, including 13 female, completed the seminar
that lasted 4 days of an extensive work program.
The event was attended by Luis Mejia Oviedo, Dominican Olympic
Committee President, Tony Mesa, Technical Director of the
Dominican Olympic Committee, Angel Rivas, Technical Vice
President of the Dominican Volleyball Federation and Nelson José
Ramirez director of the NORCECA/FIVB Volleyball Development
Mejia Oviedo expressed his joy at the celebration of this
important course because it ensures our children are getting
good training and developing the sports in the schools and told
participants teachers to continue with further training as
education and sport are one of the main tools for the
development of our future athletes.
Rivas thanked the Development Center and its Director Ramirez
for always considering that Physical Education teachers are
trained so the knowledge acquired to be applied in our schools.
The instructor Francisco Hervas expressed his satisfaction for
having directed this course.
“I take with me the best experience from each of the teachers
and I feel proud of directing the course since volleyball is my
passion and what better way to demonstrate it than teaching the
future coaches,” he said.