A host of events were lined up for the participants for the three days two nights camp jointly organised by the Malaysian Red Crescent (MRC) Penang branch and the state Education Department.

They included setting up tents, mass cooking, camp craft and several other training sessions related to improving youth members leadership skills.

Seberang Prai municipal councillor Ong Tang Chuan, who closed the training camp on behalf of state executive councilor YB Lau Chiek Tuan, told the participants to share their knowledge with others when they returned to their respective schools.

Also present were MRC Penang branch vice chairman Chan Hon Kwong, state Education Department co-curriculum unit officer Sabidi Mustafar and organising chairman Lim Kuo Shee.

Cheng Kar Lee from SMJK Jit Sin received the Best Leadership Award. Muhamad Firdaus Abd Rahman from SMK St Georges was recognised the best male participant while Looi Mun Yee from SMK Convent Light Street was chosen as the best female participant.

SMK Tun Hussein Onn received the first prize for its choir presentation during the cultural night.

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