Cherwai School of Skills Accredited Tesda Courses


Cherwai School of Skills 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).

Cherwai School of Skills

Address: Dagupan, Tabuk City, Philippines
Telephone Number: 09108935192 / 09775499592

TESDA Approved Programs

Here is the list of available TESDA registered programs and short courses offered in “Cherwai School of Skills” in the province of Kalinga.

List of Tesda Courses Offered / Registered Programs

Course Authorized Duration Trainer
Beauty Care NC II 1096 hrs Floy W. Apias
Bookkeeping NC III 292 Hours Beatriz B. Oñate
Trainers Methodology Level I (Trainer/Assessor) 268 Hours Beatriz B. Oñate
Agroentrepreneurship NC II 239 HRS Beatriz B. Oñate Princine D. Delen

The latest skills training being conducted by the MSWDO is on the area of jewelry-making in CHERWAI way. CHERWAI way in jewelry-making is all about the creation of beads into necklaces, bracelets, rings and earrings. CHERWAI is actually a private school in Tabuk City which specializes jewelry-making on the matter. The MSWDO got interest with this school to have some of its trainers be tapped in its skills training program on the view that many of the jewelries the people of Balbalan possessed are ornamental beads. In fact, those beads are integrally worn by the people here in displaying their ethnic costumes.

CHERWAI School requires the following tools and materials for beads jewelry-making: 1) sharp scissors; 2) flush wire cutters; 3) needle-nose pliers; 3) round-nose pliers; 4) crimping pliers; 5) clear plastic ruler and measuring tape; 6) white flannel cloth; 7) T-pin; 8) small clamps;8) bead reamer; 9) stopper bead; 10) firm cushion; 10) needles, threads and cords; 11) wax; 12) adhesives; 13) findings; 14) natural beads and bead accents.

Findings materials, according to CHERWAI, is the name given to many different parts used for attaching jewelry parts together. They comprised headpins, crimp beads, closures, earring wires, jump rings, and clam-shell bead tips.

Knotting is also very essential element of jewelry-making on beads. Some of these following knots are used: 1) surgeon’s knot; 2) overhand knot; 3) plain loop; 4) and wrapped loop.

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 09108935192 / 09775499592. You can also visit Cherwai School of Skills. The assessment center is located at Dagupan, Tabuk City, Philippines.