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TESDA-Caraga to hold National TVET Enrollment Day and Jobs Bridging

posted Feb 27, 2018, 9:08 PM by Caraga Web Admin   [ updated Feb 27, 2018, 9:12 PM ]

BUTUAN CITY, February 27 – In line with TESDA’s thrust to provide quality TVET programs for the Filipinos and to promote TVET as a preferred choice of career, TESDA Directed General Guiling “Gene” A. Mamondiong has directed the conduct of the National TVET Enrollment Day and Jobs Bridging.


This will be a two-day activity and will be launched nationwide today, February 27 and 28, 2018. For TESDA Caraga Regional Office and the Provincial Office of Agusan del Norte, the event will be conducted at the Philippine Electronics and Communication Institute of Technology (PECIT), Imadejas Subdivision, this city.


In a circular issued by Sec. Mamondiong, the program intends to strengthen promotion and advocacy of various TESDA programs and services and to make them more accessible to the public. This also thrusts to facilitate enrolment of interested applicants to the TESDA scholarship programs and TESDA Technology Institutions. “Moreover, this will also aim to assist TVET graduates in searching for work/employment,” Mamondiong said.


This activity is conducted in partnership with the Local Government Unit of Butuan City, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Caraga, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Caraga, the Public Employment Service Office (PESO), TVET providers in Agusan Del Norte and companies/industries/agencies hiring jobs.


The Caraga Satellite Office of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has invited employment agencies to facilitate pooling and recruitment of around 9,000 jobs and or skilled workers opportunities abroad – Middle East, Southeast Asia, North America and Europe among others. Local employers are also invited to conduct on the spot hiring of qualified skilled applicants.


This activity is anchored on the two-pronged strategy of the current administration in expanding access to high quality and relevant TVET opportunities, addressing the disparities and increasing active linkages and mechanization of various sectors  so that every Filipino can enjoy a better and dignified quality of life. TESDA Caraga is encouraging everyone to actively participate in this activity.


Thereafter, the National TVET Enrollment Day Program and Jobs Bridging will be conducted every 25th and 26th of August every year, starting 2019, it was learned. (LME, TESDA-Caraga)