Short-Term Training Programs for OFWs & Dependents

Skills for Employment Scholarship Program (SESP)

A short-term (6 months to 2 years) training program consisting of a maximum of Php 14,500.00 per training course leading to completion of a technical or vocational course in any school accredited by TESDA, MARINA, and other government training institutions.

Information Technology (IT) Training Program

Basic computer literacy program to upgrade the IT skills of OFWs and their families.  IT Training centers were set-up in OWWA Regional Offices and other overseas posts initially to enhance family connectivity using mobile and internet connections.  Eventually it evolved in teaching IT applications to upgrade the skills and knowledge of OFWs and dependents for employment.