one. The organization of the apprenticeship program is primarily a voluntary commitment of employers; Apprenticeships must include high-tech industries. By definition, a “high-tech industry” refers to a business, business, business, industry or other activity using advanced technologies. The proposed apprenticeship program must be approved by TESDA (before DOLE). Otherwise, an apprentice becomes a regular employee. Yup. See case Nitto Enterprises v. NLRC, 248 SCRA 654. Apprentices must be at least 15 years old. However, 15-18 year olds can only be eligible for non-hazardous trades.  No similar age requirements are required for learners. However, the number of learners in a company should not exceed 20% of the total normal labour force.  In addition, the employer is required to recruit the learner at the end of the apprenticeship period.
 No similar obligation is imposed for apprenticeship contracts, while the duration of the training is more than three months, but not longer than 6 months, unlike continuing education for apprenticeship contracts, which is limited to three months. Art. 68. Candidates` aptitude exam. Employers or institutions with duly recognized apprenticeship programs, which correspond to the minimum qualifications required by this chapter for apprenticeship applicants, are the main culprits in the provision of appropriate aptitude examinations in the selection of apprentices. If they do not have adequate facilities, the Ministry of Labour and Employment makes the service free. In the country, it is TESDA that implements this LEARNER PROGRAM. The TESDA Act of 1994 expressly authorizes TESDA to implement and manage apprenticeship programs, as it normally includes “highly skilled” jobs. Art. 61. Content of apprenticeship contracts. Apprenticeship agreements, including rates of pay for apprentices, must comply with the rules set out by the Minister of Labour and Employment.
The duration of the apprenticeship may not exceed six months. Training contracts that provide for wage rates below the legal minimum wage, which cannot in any way start below 75% of the current minimum wage, can only be concluded in accordance with apprenticeship programmes duly approved by the Minister of Labour and Employment. The Department develops standard model programs for learning. (In order of drafting No. 111 of December 24, 1986, amended by Section 1) Apprenticeships include on-the-job training, supplemented by appropriate theoretical instructions in high-tech industries.  This means that this is the application of advanced technology.  Training programs for mechanics and auto mechanics are a good example. On the other hand, learning capacity involves training in trained industries, which do not need to be supplemented by appropriate theoretical instructions.  It is only available for non-doctrinal activities, and only in the absence of experienced labour.  Apprenticeship programs for hairdressers and cosmetics are an example. Both are, however, under the direct control of the Technical Authority for the Development of Education and Skills (TESDA) and employers wishing to improve apprenticeship and apprenticeship contracts must obtain prior authorization from TESDA. one.
On the premises of the employer who encourages him through individual apprenticeship programs; Art. 63. Place of learning. Any company, employer, group or group, industrial organisation or group of citizens wishing to organize an apprenticeship program can choose from the following apprenticeship programs as a training centre for apprentices: art.