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Name: Dual Training System Act of 1994 (R.A. No. 7686)
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Education, vocational guidance and training
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1994-02-25
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 1994-05-16, Vol. 90, No. 20, pp. 2710-2714
ISN: PHL-1994-L-38359
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 1994-05-16, Vol. 90, No. 20, pp. 2710-2714
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Abstract/Citation: Strengthens manpower education and training in the Philippines by institutionalizing the dual training system as an instructional delivery system of technical and vocational training and providing the mechanisms and funds for this purpose. Applies to all public and private educational institutions/training centres and agricultural, industrial and business establishments accredited to participate in the dual training system. To encourage participation by employers in the System, permits a deduction from taxable income of 50 per cent of system expenses paid to the Accredited Dual Training System Educational Institution for their trainees. Sets out obligations of the employers, trainees and Accredited Educational Institutions/Training Centers under the Act.

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