3,000 volunteers are selected on EXPO 2017
The first training seminar for 40 volunteers of EXPO 2017 took place in Astana. For today 3,000 volunteers, the most senior of them is 45-year-old, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
"Today we have brought together about 40 volunteers and have begun training them on modules. First module "Ways of Conflict Situations". We tell what the volunteer when he works at an exhibition can face. How they should behave in different situations how to follow all rules and at the same time to provide comfortable stay of people who will come to the exhibition. It will be small children, and elderly people, and foreigners.
About 10 modules and 4,500 volunteers. Today we have selected applications of three thousand volunteers, one and a half thousand from them are the people living in Astana. One and a half thousand more - people from regions which have directed the applications and have passed selection. We will take 1,500 more people since September," the chief manager of the deputy director of Department of tourism of the Astana EXPO 2017 National company Asel Abdildina said.
Training will be provided up to the beginning, and, perhaps, during the exhibition. Training will be continuous, in September the number of trainings will increase as most of volunteers students will return from summer vacation to the capital.