Sunday, October 5, 2014

TESDA renews partnership with Robinsons Malls

The Technical Education and Skills Authority (TESDA) and Robinsons Land Corporation (RLC) have renewed their tie-up to bring technical vocational education and training (tech-voc) programs closer to the public.

For another year starting this month, shoppers and mall goers at Robinsons' 19 sites all over the country will continue to find TESDA Specialista Desks manned by personnel who are ready to assist people who need information on the agency's scholarship and other programs.

TESDA, represented by Secretary Joel Villanueva, and RLC, through its president and chief executive officer Frederick Go signed the memorandum of agreement on Monday, September 29, formalizing the partnership for the project.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

TESDA training for returning OFW’s

Filipinos returning to the country to escape the conflict situation in Libya and other strife-torn areas can look forward to the technical-vocational training being offered by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA). The training will upgrade their skills or give them new expertise to help them reintegrate in the local economy or boost their chances of finding work in a new foreign country.

According to the TESDA chief, the government has laid out measures so that returning workers do not face a bleak future in the country. From TESDA's end, training programs are available throughout the year on various courses that have the most demand among industries.

Among the courses offered by the agency and its network of public and private institutions are those in priority sectors such as construction, food and beverage, information and communication technology, automotive, metals and engineering, tourism, agriculture and fishery, and many others.

The returning OFWs may go to the TESDA's provincial, district or regional offices, of any technical vocational institutions with TESDA-registered programs and inquire on the training available and their schedules.  They may also avail of free training under the Training for Work Scholarship Program (TWSP) and the Private Education Student Financial Assistance (PESFA) of the agency.

PESFA scholars are entitled to free training cost, student allowance, book allowance, and assessment fee while the Training for Work Scholarship Program (TWSP) entitles its scholars to free training cost and assessment fee.

Source: tesda.gov.ph

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Updated List of TESDA Accredited Schools Baguio Courses

For those who are looking for an updated list of TESDA Accredited Schools Baguio Courses, we have posted below the updated list of TESDA accredited schools Baguio for 2014 along with the TESDA approved courses they offer and the number of hours required to finish each course. 


TESDA Offers Training on Japanese Cuisine

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is opening opportunities for Filipinos to discover and learn the traditional Japanese cuisine or washoku with a series of free training. In partnership with the ABC Cooking Studio, Japan's most popular cooking studio, TESDA began holding the cooking lessons on June 16 at the TESDA Women's Center in Taguig City. The training will have 11 batches and will last until August this year.

Secretary Joel Villanueva, TESDA Director General, said the free training is open to returning Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs); Household Service Workers (HSW)/Domestic Helpers?; TESDA trainers in Cookery; TESDA graduates in Food Processing, Cookery and Food and Beverage Services. Known for its simplicity of presentation and healthy image, Washoku was named last year as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

Friday, April 25, 2014

TESDA Free Animation Training

Manila, Philippines — Out-of-school Filipino youths are given every opportunity to avail of free skills training to prepare them for possible employment.

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) entered anew into a partnership with the Animation Council of the Philippines, Inc. (ACPI) Thursday to give a chance for fans of computer graphics and others who wish to learn about animation.

TESDA Free Skills Assessment for 60,000 Beneficiaries

Returning overseas Filipino workers and others in need of skills assessment should grab a free service offer to 60,000 beneficiaries by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority.

TESDA came up with the offer for technical vocational (tech-voc) graduates, trainees, workers, and OFW returnees who need assessment of their skills for possible employment or promotion.

They should take advantage of the offer, the agency said, as it targets 60,000 beneficiaries nationwide starting in May up to October 2014.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Free IT Course in TESDA

TESDA, thru its online program, offers Filipino Citizens access to its free online training courses thru the use of internet. The said TESDA Online Program offers free online training courses in the fields of Information Technology (IT), Tourism, and Electronics and are open to all students, out-of-school youths, unemployed adults, workers, professionals, and overseas Filipino workers who would like to learn additional skills at the comfort of their desktops or laptop computers. And the most popular among the free training courses offered thru the TESDA Online Program is its Free IT Course in TESDA. Included in the free IT course in TESDA are Basic Computer Operation, Computer Hardware Servicing NC II, Game Programming NC III and Web Development using HTML5 and CSS3.

If you wish to enroll in any of the free IT course in TESDA just follow these simple steps: