PNP personnel completes TESDA’s driving training program

PASIG CITY, March 11 (PIA) -- Personnel from the Philippine National Police (PNP) recently completed the Driving NC II Training Program of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA).

TESDA Secretary Isidro Lapeña personally awarded the 25 police personnel who completed the sessions through the Quezon City Lingkod Bayan Skills Development Center.

Lapeña was also joined by TESDA-NCR Regional Director Florencio Sunico and other officials from the PNP.

The quality driver training, conducted through one-on-one practical teaching, was conducted by TESDA-certified instructors.

The Driving NC II, which takes a minimum if 118 hours to complete, trains drivers in operating light motor vehicles classified under the Land Transportation Office Restriction Code 1 and 2, transporting passengers and loads over specified routes to local or district location, and performing minor vehicle repairs and other minor servicing.

Various TESDA training programs are open for police personnel as part of their partnership to provide skills training to PNP – bringing TESDA’s Technical-Vocational Education and Training (TVET) closer to Filipinos.

Meanwhile, another batch of 25 personnel from the PNP likewise started their training under the same driving program. (PIA NCR)

Source: Philippines Information Agency (

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