This glossary of terms intends to provide the TESDA key players, partners, and stakeholders an online and updated TVET information, concepts, to bring common understanding and clarification on the use of TESDA terminologies.

Computer-Based Training
an educational method in which a computer is the primary medium for instruction and learning.
Source: Ministry of Labour 2005, Jordan
a list of tools and equipment, learning resources, equipment and facilities which effectuate the learning and assessment to take place
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Condition-Based Maintenance
preventive maintenance initiated as a result of knowledge of the condition of an item from routine or continuous checking.
Source: TESDA Circular No. 59, s. 2017
Conditional Failure
is a grade below the passing mark but may be made up for by successful repetition of the course or by passing a reexamination
Source: TESDA Circular No. 021, s. 2023
Confidential Information
refers to any information not publicly available that has socio-economic value and which the creator or inventor has taken reasonable efforts to keep confidential. It includes but is not limited to: Invention description(s), technical and business information relating to proprietary ideas, inventions, trade secrets, drawings and/or illustrations, patent searches, existing and/or contemplated products and services, research and development, production, non-public financial projections, customers, marketing, and current or future TESDA plans and models, regardless of whether such information is designated as "Confidential Information" at the time of its disclosure.
Source: TESDA Circular No. 023 s. 2021
Consent of the Data Subject
any freely given, specific, informed indication of will, whereby the data subject agrees to the collection and processing of his or her personal, sensitive personal, or privileged information. The consent shall be evidenced by written, electronic, or recorded means. It may also be given on behalf of a data subject by a lawful representative or an agent specifically authorized by the data subject to do so.
Source: TESDA Data Privacy Manual version 1.0 s. 2020
an outcome of an event affecting objectives (e.g. per GAA and OPCR) and compliance to legal requirements and set standards (e.g. per Citizen Charter).
Source: TESDA Circular No. 133 s. 2019
refer to the supplies and materials needed by the learners to practice the skills required of a training activity.
Source: TESDA Circular No. 60, s. 2018
Contact Center ng Bayan
it is created by the Civil Service Commission. It is a feedback mechanism designated as the government's main helpdesk where citizens can request information and assistance on government frontline service procedures and report commendations, appreciations, complaints, and feedback.
Source: TESDA Circular No. 123 s. 2020
Containment Policy
refers to the limitation to implement scholarship programs within the specified region based on the approved QM.
Source: TESDA Circular No. 024 s. 2021

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