St. Bernard College of Health Sciences La Union 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).
St. Bernard College -La Union, Incorporated is a juridical entity registered with the Securities and Exchanged Commission duly certified and authorized to operate Preschool, Primary and Secondary, Tertiary and Technical-Vocational Education, consistent with the programs set forth by the Department of Education, Culture and Sports, the Commission on Higher Education and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority.
St. Bernard College envision itself as the center of excellence in preschool, secondary and tertiary education as well as TESDA course in the area of healthcare, tourism, information and communication technology, engineering, education and other related programs aligned with the goals and objectives of the CHED.
St. Bernard College envision itself as the center of excellence in preschool education as well as in the area of healthcare services, tourism, information and communication technology, engineering and other related programs aligned with the goals and objectives of the Commission on Higher Education and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority. St. Bernard College educational programs places strong emphasis on actual clinical and technical experiences, making the student, work side by side with a duly certified and competent instructors and professors.
St. Bernard College is strategically located at the heart of the municipality of Bangar, La Union and within the jurisdiction of Barangay San Blass. The school is beside the municipal public market and a short distance to town proper. It is accessible via any public or private conveyances in any time of day and night. Being in a very strategic location, the school can cater to the educational needs of the students in the locality and nearby communities and municipalities, while providing its share in the total economic growth of the town of Bangar and nearby municipalities.
St. Bernard College aims to be an alternative and competitive institution to offer bachelor degree programs as well as technical – vocational courses where demand for competent graduates is imminent. Currently, there is no institution within the locality of Bangar, offering a four year degree programs and technical – vocational courses. However, in the nearby municipalities of Balaoan, the Osias College has been operating for the past twenty years and concentrating in education program while Tagudin Ilocos Sur has a public college and an extension of Ilocos Sur Polytechnic State College (ISPSC).
St. Bernard College will be an alternative private school for students in the nearby towns. Currently, in view of the fact that there is only two (2) educational institutions in the area, students have no alternative but to enroll in far and expensive schools in the city of San Fernando, La Union or the city of Baguio or go the Manila to obtain their education and training. Admittedly ,this is the concern of students and parents because of the expenses and long hours of travel for the students. St Bernard College of Health Sciences is therefore looking forward to be an alternative institution that shall provide quality education for students with less cost and less worries for parents.
St. Bernard College, endeavors to be a strong educational center for bachelors degree programs and skills development in various technical- vocational courses. The advantage of St. Bernard College lies on the expertise of incorporators and administrators whose background and training are in the area of educational institutions management. The board of directors and officers of the institutions have masters and doctoral degrees in educational management and have extensive experiences in the field of information technology and health care professions and related studies.
St. Bernard College of Health Sciences La Union
Address: No.007 Sector 5, Brgy., San Blas, Bangar, La Union, Philippines
Telephone Number: (072) 700-0164; 0046
TESDA Approved Programs
Here is the list of available TESDA registered programs and short courses offered in “St. Bernard College of Health Sciences La Union” in the province of La Union.
List of Tesda Courses Offered / Registered Programs
|Bookkeeping NC III||404 Hours|
|Caregiving NC II||786 Hours|
|Computer Hardware Servicing NC II||356 Hours|
|Health Care Services NC II||996 Hours|
|Household Services NC II||216 Hours|
|Housekeeping NC II||436 Hours|
|Programming NC IV||252 Hours|
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 (072) 700-0164; 0046. You can also visit St. Bernard College of Health Sciences La Union. The assessment center is located at No.007 Sector 5, Brgy., San Blas, Bangar, La Union, Philippines.