To date, there are just two (2) remaining TechVoc short course for enrollment under CENTEX Scholarship Program and these are Refrigeration and Airconditioning and MIG Welding (may be taken only after taking SMAW or Basic Welding). For those interested, go to CENTEX located at the 2nd floor of Marikina City Hall and bring the following: Voter’s ID or voter’s certification (for those who are 18 years old and above); Voter’s I.D. of Parents (for those who are 18 years old below); Barangay Clearance or Cedula (latest).
TechVoc courses by CENTEX are conducted at Marikina Polytechnic College (MPC). MPC has been around since 1947 with former names Marikina School of Arts and Trades (MSAT) and Marikina Institute of Science and Technology (MIST). It houses different concrete and metal buildings where classes for lecturettes and hands-on application exercises are conducted.
CENTEX partners with MPC to provide quality TechVoc education for Marikenos which methods of instruction are accredited by Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA). CENTEX scholarship are only open for enrollment to Marikina residents only but for those living outside of Marikina and wish to study at MPC, the college is offering the following courses:
– Master of Arts in Teaching
– Master of Education
– Master of Technician Education
– Bachelor of Technical Teacher Education
– Bachelor in Industrial Technology
– 1-Year to 3-Year Certificate of Technology
– 1-Year Technical Training Program
– EVOC-Contract Training Program (Short-Term Courses)
MPC is located in front of Marikina City Hall, Barangay Sta. Elena, with telephone numbers 933-6790 and 933-7216 (TF).