Published November 15, 2019, 12:21 PM
By Dhel Nazario
A set standards for competency assessment has recently been developed by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), through its Qualifications and Standards Office (QSO) for Mango Production Level II and Mango Processing Level II.
This was done following Secretary Isidro Lapeña’s directive, reiterating that agriculture, fisheries, and forestry remain to be the topmost priority sector under his term.
Competency Standards, as defined in the TESDA Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Glossary of Terms, refers to “industry-determined specification of competencies required for effective work performance.”
The standards for Mango Production Level II list down the competencies needed by a person to be able to perform mango