TESDA opens free training for Benguet youth

By: 
March Fianza
Posted: 15-Nov-2010 / 4 years 16 weeks ago

 The office of Congressman Ronald M. Cosalan in coordination with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) in the Cordillera Region has announced that limited scholarship slots for out-of-school-youth and individuals who are residents in the Province of Benguet are now available.

The Training for Work Scholarship Program (TWSP) is offered to interested and qualified individuals on a first-come, first serve basis.

Based on an approved qualification map for the program in Benguet, the following are the technical-vocational education and training (TVET) courses with the corresponding training hours. 

Commercial cooking National Certification (NC) II, 436 training hours or 55 training days; Heavy Equipment Optr (HEO) Bulldozer NC II, 156 training hours or 20 training days; Household Service NC II, 216 training hours or 27 training days; Slaughtering NC II, 280 training hours or 35 training days; and Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) NC II, 268 training hours or 34 training days.

Interested persons may submit their intention to avail of any of the slots to Paterno Gonzalo of the office of Congressman Cosalan located beside the open gym at the Benguet Capitol. - mf

Post new comment

Type the characters you see in this picture. (verify using audio)
Type the characters you see in the picture above; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.

OTHER TOP STORIES

10 Cordi police awarded Medalya ng Papuri
Posted: 01-Mar-2014 / 1 year 5 days ago
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet,  (PIA) --  Ten policemen of the Police Regional Office- Cordillera (PRO-COR) were bestowed  with the Medalya ng Papuri in recognition for  their dedication and professionalism in the performance of their  duties. Chief Superintendent Isagani R....
SNAP-BENGUET TURNS OVER CSR PROJECTS IN BOKOD
Posted: 26-Feb-2014 / 1 year 1 week ago
The municipality of Bokod received its corporate social responsibility fund from SN Aboitiz Power-Benguet (SNAP-Benguet) amounting to PhP1.5 million earlier this month. The check was handed over to Mayor Mauricio Macay in a simple ceremony at the municipal hall. SNAP-Benguet was represented by...
UK igorots reach out to benguet
Posted: 22-Feb-2014 / 1 year 1 week ago
  Cordillera expatriates in the United Kingdom recently reconnected to their mountain homeland by sending over medical equipment donated by the Royal Hospital Chelsea, a nursing home and medical facility for veterans of the Armed Forces of Great Britain. Benguet Gov. Nestor Fongwan...
Baguio retains crown in CARAA, preps for 2015 hosting
Posted: 18-Feb-2014 / 1 year 2 weeks ago
LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET – the City of Pines proved once again its supremacy landing as the over-all champion in the recently concluded Cordillera Administrative Region Athletic Association (CARAA) meet here. Baguio City’s overwhelming 204 gold, 89 silver and 39 bronze medal tally...
Preparations underway for “Pilipinas Akyathlon”
Posted: 25-Jan-2014 / 1 year 5 weeks ago
 Preparations are  underway for the “Pilipinas Akyathlon” set  on February 8 in Tinongdan, Itogon, Benguet. Organized by the Philippine Skyrunning Association (PSA), local and international running enthusiasts will scale the 34.4 kilometer Mt Ugo summit in...

PHOTO OF THE DAY

CPLA Concerns
By: REDJIE MELVIC CAWIS / PIA
Posted: 01-Mar-2014 / 1 year 5 days ago
Benguet Governor Nestor Fongwan (2nd from l) asks the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the Police Regional Office Cordillera to look into the reported activities of the alleged Cordillera Peoples Liberation Army in the different municipalities of Benguet that is causing fright among the constituents during the 1stQuarter Provincial Peace and Order Council Meeting at the Benguet Capitol last week. Also in the photo is (l-r) Benguet Provincial Police Office Director PSSupt. Rodolfo Azurin Jr., Vice Gov. Nelson Dangwa and 501st Infantry Brigade Commanding General Roger Salvador.
Purgatory MOA
By: REDJIE MELVIC CAWIS / PIA
Posted: 01-Mar-2014 / 1 year 5 days ago
Benguet Governor Nestor Fongwan and Bokod Mayor Mauricio Macay signed with line agencies and the private sector the a Partnership Undertaking for the Protection and Management of the Mount Purgatory or the Mangisi Ecotourism Area in the municipality of Bokod, Benguet last week. Judith Aguilar UC PIA-CAR
No frostbites here
By: Mau Victa
Posted: 06-Feb-2014 / 1 year 4 weeks ago
Even if frost had hit parts of Atok town in Benguet, farmers in La Trinidad which is near Baguio City are luckier as they were able to harvest their garden lettuce without much problems. 
Binay dances the Benguet dance
By: REDJIE MELVIC CAWIS / PIA
Posted: 20-Dec-2013 / 1 year 10 weeks ago
Benguet Governor Nestor Fongwan leads Vice President Jejomar Binay in dancing the tayao or the traditional Benguet dance during the festivities of the 113th Foundation Anniversary of the municipality of Itogon in Benguet on Tuesday. Binay was the guest of honor and speaker during the event.
VP Pinay in Benguet
By: REDJIE MELVIC CAWIS / PIA
Posted: 20-Dec-2013 / 1 year 10 weeks ago
Vice President Jejomar Binay receives from Itogon Mayor Vic Palangdan and Benguet Governor Nestor Fongwan a token of a figurine of a traditional Benguet tayao made from copper mined out in the municipality during the 113th Foundation Anniversary program last week. Also in the photo is Itogon Vice Mayor Adriano Carantes. 

Post new comment

Type the characters you see in this picture. (verify using audio)
Type the characters you see in the picture above; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.