July 9, 2020

Category: Tech-Voc

QC Mayor Joy Belmonte Maintains Partnership with SPARK! Philippines

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — EMPOWERING women is thriving in Quezon City under the leadership of Mayor Josefina “Joy” Belmonte. Her active involvement in this initiative can be traced back to her being the city’s vice mayor about four years ago. Or […]

Gov’t Opens ‘911TESDA’ Registration for NC Holders

​Media Release: TAGUIG CITY — In line with the upcoming launch of the “911TESDA” program later this month, the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) invites holders of National Certificates (NCs) of in-demand tech-voc (technical-vocational) qualifications to register on the website. 911TESDA is a free web-based linking program, that aims to provide employment opportunities […]

IBM, Taguig City & TCU arming Filipino students with STEM skills to prepare for ‘new collar’ jobs

IBM has joined hands with public and private entities for an education program to prepare and equip Filipino students with Industry 4.0 type skills. And as IBM aptly said, for the jobs today and in the future. Apparently, the United States tech titan, which has been operating in the Philippines for 82 years, is anticipating […]

ASEAN educators, experts to discuss blockchain tech for Sukuk financing

NEW WORLD HOTEL, Makati City — All roads will lead here tomorrow, November 14, for the 6th ASEAN Universities International Conference on Islamic Finance (AICIF). ASEAN is the Association of Southeast Asian Nations grouping Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. The two-day event will feature five Plenary Sessions (with Parallel […]

New TESDA chief vows to win people’s hearts through TVET

TECHNICAL vocational education and training (TVET) has a new champion.​ Name is Isidro “Sid” S. Lapeña, with a Cabinet rank (secretary) as the new director general of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) with headquarters in Bicutan, Taguig City. President Rodrigo R. Duterte appointed him to TESDA after his stint at the ever-controversial […]

Mamondiong implements Free TVET programs; CHED allots Php6.9-B fund

Here’s a really good news! This is for anyone who can’t afford to go to school, even for a three-month technical vocational education and training (TVET) course worth more or less Php10,000. Perhaps, for the first time in the existence of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), TVET programs are going to be provided […]

TESDA online program hits milestone after reaching over 1.2 million users

More than 1.2 million users have registered for the online program being offered by the Technical Education and Skills and Development Authority (TESDA) for more than six years now.The TESDA Online Program (TOP) has now reached 1,223,857 registered users.  Of these, 894,390 have enrolled in various courses and at least 441,052 of them have completed […]

SEA-TVET execs respond to Industry 4.0 as workers need new skills and learn new technologies

Officials from 11 Southeast Asian countries gathered in Manila to discuss the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR4.0), or Industry 4.0., and how to respond and address collectively issues it brings. (TESDA photo)

4th High Officials Meeting on SEA TVET kicks off Sept. 4, says TESDA

After launching World Cafe of Opportunities through Job Linkaging and Networking Services (JoLiNS), TESDA will lead on August 4 (Tuesday) the 4th High Officials Meeting on SEA-TVET at PICC, Pasay City.