The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) offers a unique opportunity for individuals aspiring to become skilled professional drivers through the Driving NC II Scholarship program.
This initiative aims to equip learners with essential driving skills and knowledge necessary for a successful career in the transport industry. Here is a comprehensive guide to help you navigate the path toward obtaining your Driving NC II certification through TESDA's scholarship program.
Driving NC II Certification Overview
Driving NC II, or National Certificate II in Driving, is a TESDA program that provides participants with comprehensive training in various aspects of professional driving. This certification validates the holder's skills and competence in operating light and heavy vehicles according to industry standards.
To qualify for the TESDA Driving NC II Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Filipino citizen, at least 18 years old
- Physically and mentally fit to undergo the training
- At least able to read and write Filipino or English
- Possesses a valid driver's license (if available)
- Has the desire to pursue a career in professional driving
Finding TESDA-Accredited Training Centers
Identify TESDA-accredited training centers in your local area that offer the Driving NC II program. Visit the official TESDA website or contact the nearest TESDA office for a list of accredited institutions. Ensure that the training center you choose has a good reputation and experienced instructors.
1. Visit the selected TESDA-accredited training center and inquire about the application procedure for the Driving NC II Scholarship.
2. Complete the application form and provide the necessary documents, including a copy of your valid driver's license (if available), proof of age, and other required identification documents.
3. Attend any interviews or assessments scheduled by the training center.
Training Program and Assessment
Upon acceptance into the scholarship program, you will undergo rigorous training, both theoretical and practical, covering topics such as traffic rules and regulations, vehicle maintenance, and safe driving practices.
Actively participate in classroom lectures, hands-on training sessions, and driving simulations.
Practice driving skills under the supervision of experienced instructors, gaining confidence and expertise in operating both light and heavy vehicles.
Prepare for the assessment, which includes both written examinations and practical driving tests.
Successfully pass the assessment to obtain your Driving NC II certification..
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With your Driving NC II certification, you can explore various job opportunities, including employment as a professional driver for public or private transport companies, logistics companies, or government agencies.
Keep your skills updated and maintain a good driving record to enhance your employability in the industry. TESDA's comprehensive training ensures that you are well-equipped to handle the challenges of the road while upholding safety standards and regulations.
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List of TESDA Scholarship Programs
- Training for Work Scholarship Program (TWSP)
- Private Education Student Financial Assistance (PESFA)
- Special Training for Employment Program (STEP)
- Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES)
- Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act (UAQTEA)
- TESDA Women's Center (TWC)
- Barangay Kabuhayan Skills Training Program (BKSTP)