Pre-Departure Education Program

Country Specific Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS)

A mandatory orientation-seminar aimed to orient departing migrant workers with basic information that are most beneficial to them, e.g. work standards, general profile of the country of destination, stages of the OFW’s life abroad, health & safety, travel tips, airport procedure, and government programs & services. The orientation-seminars are country-specific and in some cases, skill-specific.

Comprehensive Pre-Departure Education Program for Household Service Workers (CPDEP for HSWs)

A two to six-day orientation-seminar for departing HSWs to address the difficulty confronting the OFWs relating to language barrier, as well as the culture of destination countries.