Association of Construction and Informal Workers (ACIW)


Association of Construction and Informal Workers (ACIW) 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).

Organize associations and industry-wide organizations among workers in the construction industry and informal sector of Philippine economy as vehicle for securing appropriate protection and benefits through organizational and human resource development and social assistance and information and communication technology.

Association of Construction and Informal Workers (ACIW)

Address: LERC Bldg, Brgy. 185, Malaria, Caloocan City, Philippines
Telephone Number: 9869652; 91045737

TESDA Approved Programs

Here is the list of available TESDA registered programs and short courses offered in “Association of Construction and Informal Workers (ACIW)” in the province of Cebu.

List of Tesda Courses Offered / Registered Programs

Course Authorized Duration
Carpentry NC II 162 hours
Construction Painting NC II 402 hours
Masonry NC II 258 hours
Plumbing NC II 236 hours
Rebar Not Available
Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) NC II 268 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 9869652; 91045737. You can also visit Association of Construction and Informal Workers (ACIW). The assessment center is located at LERC Bldg, Brgy. 185, Malaria, Caloocan City, Philippines.


  • Good Morning Sir / Ma’am itatanong ko lang po kong kaylan ang start ng training ng PLUMBER ng enroll sana po ako this month july.

  • good day, I wanna inquire in your school but I dont know how to contact you pls reach me at my phone no. 09395127438

  • Magandang araw at Mapagpalang araw po.


    Tanong ko lang po kung may course pa po na Construction Painting. Magkano po ang tuitions.
    Marami pong Salamat.
    God Bless.

    Mr.Sandy A. Ortiz

  • Good day, I am looking for Mr.Colllado, Reinfeld in your training center, if you know him please tell him to send message to me on this no. 09103184837, a company need a trainor like him.

  • good day!

    i just wanna ask how much is tuition for each course specially for plumbing, painting and welding?

    and when it can be started? in what month?

    please text me at 09323762340 or call me at 3646071 loc 225.