Languages Internationale Center for Skills Enhancement is an institution accredited by TESDA that offers Technical and Vocational Education and Training Programs (TVET) under the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED).
LI Center for Skills Enhancement (formerly Cora Doloroso Career Centre)
Center for Skills Enhancement (CSE), was born from the emerging technical innovation and skills discoveries in our time. The noble task of providing good education and training to every Filipino is its primary objective to produce ageless beauty and talents. Apart from the center’s famous courses like Personality Development, Star Course, Travel & Tourism, Corporate and Young image courses, CSE now offers new training courses like Events Management, Bookkeeping, Legal Transcription, Medical Transcription, and Front Office Service.
CSE is located at the heart of Makati City near hotels, embassies, restaurants and malls, an easy access from various establishments and institutions.
Center for Skills Enhancement is the former Cora Doloroso Career Centre (CDCC), founded in October 1968 as Cora Doloroso Modelling School, making it the Pioneer in Personality and Career Development. Its vision was to provide the opportunity for a “finishing education” without having to travel abroad.
In 1979, the school became a corporation and changed its name to Cora Doloroso Career Centre. The Centre signified emphasis on more professional and career-oriented courses and has also become co-education, with the addition of relevant programs not only for women but also for men. It offered courses like Secretarial, Computer, Travel & Tourism, Fashion Designing, Care Giver, and Personality Development. The once Modelling School has metamorphosed into one of the top career development centers in the country, and in Asia.
Its expertise had been sought constantly by premier corporations like Asian Development Bank, Ayala Corporation, Citibank, Bank of the Philippine Islands, Philippine Airlines, Intel, Del Monte, Department of Foreign Affairs and its Foreign Service Institute, San Miguel Corporation, PLDT, United Laboratories, Motorola, United States Embassy in Manila, GSIS, and Social Security System among others for their personnel’s training needs.
Among its students included beauty queens, movie stars, models and other celebrities like Armi Barbara Crespo (Miss Universe 1972 Semi-finalist), Aileen Damiles (Bb. Pilipinas Ms. Photogenic 1996, actress 1998-1999), Toni Daya (Bb. Pilipinas Tourism 1988), Jeanette Fernando (Bb. Pilipinas Tourism 1993), Baby Delgado (Mutya ng Pilipinas 1976), Hilda Koronel (movie actress), Gina Leviste (Actress 80s & 90s), Minnie Cagatao Jentes (Represented the Philippines in the 1970 Miss World competition), Kyla (R&B singer, songwriter, producer, TV Host, commercial model), Rhea Santos (TV Host & Newscaster), Francine Prieto (Actress, Host & Model) to mention a few.
Today, Center for Skills Enhancement continues to seek and uphold excellence in its endeavor to propagate personality improvement, self awareness, and success in an individual’s career, corporate training advancement and human resources development.
Languages Internationale Center for Skills Enhancement
Address: 3/F Pamana Bldg., 926 Pasay Rd., San Lorenzo Village, Makati City, Philippines
Telephone Number: 752-7493; 817-81-82; Fax: 752-7494
TESDA Approved Programs
Here is the list of available TESDA registered programs and short courses offered in “Languages Internationale Center for Skills Enhancement” in the City of Makati.
List of Tesda Courses Offered / Registered Programs
|30 hr Personality Devt for Women/Teens||30 Hours|
|2 month Computer Applications||2 months|
|3 month Business Opportunities in Fashion Module One (Basic)||3 months|
|3 month Business Opportunities in Fashion Module Two (Advanced)||3 months|
|30 hr Business Writing||30 Hours|
|30 hr Oral Presentation Skills||30 Hours|
|30 hr Personality Devt. Corporate Image Course for Men/Women||30 Hours|
|35 hr Speak Easy Course||35 Hours|
|35 hr Star Course (Professional Modelling)||786 hours|
|4 month Exec.Assistant’s Course||4 months|
|Caregiving NC II||786 hours|
|Personality Dev’t. Youtn Image Course for Boys and Girls Ages 7-12||30 Hours|
|Tour Guiding Services NC II||Not Available|
|Travel Services NC II||Not Available|
Basic Requirements for TESDA Courses:
- At least 18 years of age
- At least High School Graduate
- Copy of NSO Birth Certificate
- With good moral character
- Undergone a pre-training assessment
- Can communicate both orally and in written form
Training Fees and Schedule
The cost of training and tuition fees may vary depending upon the specific course of interest and the school offering the training. Training centers also may have slightly different syllabus to teach to students in a class.
For inquiries, tuition fees, enrollment procedures, class schedule and other concern, it would be better that you visit their school/training center and inquire for other documents they may need.
Location and Contact Information
For further information, please contact the school directly at telephone number 752-7493; 817-81-82. You can also visit Languages Internationale Center for Skills Enhancement. The assessment center is located at 3/F Pamana Bldg., 926 Pasay Rd., San Lorenzo Village, Makati City, Philippines.