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.
|LEVEL ALIGNMENT MATRIX (LAM)||
a tool to ensure that the level of Qualification matched/aligned to the PQF and AQRF Level Descriptors.
Source: (Philippine AQRF Referencing Report)
refers to a legal contribution from participating employers who would-be beneficiaries of a program (often a percentage of the payroll) which is subsequently turned over or rebated to enterprises offering employee training programs.
Source: (RA 7796/TESDA Law)
is one that is available, unlikely to go away, and pays enough to provide some shelter until the crisis is past.
Source: (Burning Glass Technologies, 2020)
|LITERACY TRAINING SERVICE (LTS)||
is a program designed to train students to become teachers of literacy and numeracy skills to school children, out of school youth, and other segments of society in need of their service.
Source: (TESDA Circular No. 017 s. 2018)
refer to loan or loan and grant disbursements for ODA-assisted projects.
|LOCAL/LOCALLY INITIATED PROGRAMS||
attendance to conferences, conventions, training programs, seminar-workshops, etc. conducted in their respective office/region.
Source: (Memorandum No. 209, s. of 2020) (TESDA-OP-AS-01)
|LONG TERM UNEMPLOYED||
refers to persons with continuous periods of unemployment extending for one year or longer (52 weeks and over); it is expressed as a percentage of the overall labor force (long term unemployment rate) and total unemployment (incidence of long-term unemployment).
Source: (TESDA Circular No. 131 s. 2019)
|LONG TERM UNEMPLOYMENT||
refers to people who have been unemployed for 12 months or more.
Source: (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
work required to preserve or restore buildings and equipment to their original condition or to such a condition that they can be effectively used for their intended purpose.
Source: (TESDA Circular No. 59 s. 2017)
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