TESDA urges private firms to adopt 'apprenticeship' program

03 September 2011

Director General Joel Villanueva of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) has made a strong pitch to corporations to revive and strengthen their apprenticeship programs and hire qualified trainees as part of their workforce.

Villanueva told employers during the 1st Central Luzon Industry...

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TESDA beefs up BPOs with P20M training funds

29 August 2011

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is giving the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry a boost with a P20-million fund to train close to 2,200 scholars and beef up the pool of workforce needed by BPO companies.

TESDA Director General Joel Villanueva announced that the agency has recently si...

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TESDA awards “idol” employees, graduates, partner institutions

24 August 2011

An international designer of digital signal processors, a caregiver, a culinary arts graduate, and several local government units were among the individuals and groups recognized by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) for their contribution to technical vocational education and training (TVET)nationwide.

The 2011 Kabalikat Award was gi...

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Despite reduced budget: TESDA eyes 1.3M new scholars in 2012

23 August 2011

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is matching government’s modest funding for 2012 with big ambitions.

For next year, Malacanang proposed a P2.725-billion budget for the agency, which is about P93 million less than its 2011 appropriations.

But TESDA Directo...

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500 armchairs mula sa hotlogs, ipinamahagi sa QC

22 August 2011

SINIMULAN nang ipamahagi sa mga pampublikong paaralan sa bansa ang mga silyang gawa sa mga nakumpiskang troso.
Umabot sa mahigit na 500 bangko ang dinala sa Ramon Magsaysay High School sa Cubao, Quezon City, isa sa may pinakamalaking bilang ng mga mag-aaral sa Metro Manila, ngayong Lunes upang tugunan ang kakulangan nit...

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Hot logs-turned-armchairs on its way to public schools

Armchairs manufactured from confiscated logs are now underway to public schools that are suffering from shortage of furniture.??
On Monday, a total of 500 armchairs were delivered to Ramon Magsaysay High School in Cubao, Quezon City to augment the need for chairs of Metro Manila’s one of the most-populated schools.??
The turnover o...

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TESDA test drives first home-made E-vehicle

21 August 2011

Soon, a newly refurbished electric  power-driven shuttle  van will be a regular sight  for employees, trainees  and  guests  alike  as it quietly cuts  through the lanes  within  the complex of  Technical Education and  Skills Development Authority  (TESDA)  in Taguig City.?

Built no less than b...

Read more “Career Fair” gave thousands instant jobs

19 August 2011

Close to 25,000 job seekers showed up at a career fair organized by in partnership with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) last week.

One of the year’s biggest job fair, the JobGantic Career Fair 2011 held August 12 to 13 in Pasay City offered a revolutionized way of employing applicants with the Hiring On The Spot...

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TESDA promotes entrep, techvoc training among OSYs

12 August 2011

Technical vocational education especially for the out-of-school youth took center stage at the celebration of the International Year of the Youth, which gathered government agencies, international institutions and non-government organizations to promote youth welfare and empowerment.

Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Director General Joe...

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TESDA vows to supply 6,000 skilled workers to Bataan firms

11 August 2011

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is pitching in its expertise in technical vocational training to help Bataan’s freeport area become an established business center.

Close to 6,000 jobs are expected to be available in the Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan (AFAB), which has been chosen by the Luen Thai Philippines as its ...

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