NWPC Productivity Toolbox AVP


The NWPC Productivity Toolbox features the different NWPC Productivity training programs and technical assistance to improve the capability and motivation of enterprises to adopt productivity technologies for continuous improvement toward enterprise development and growth.

The productivity toolbox makes use of the "ladderized approach" in learning and application, whereby the training program provided are based on the ability of the enterprises to adopt technology and system improvement.

  1. Basic Training - training on basic concepts on productivity, values, working conditions and basic business systems. Training programs are: Productivity, 5S, ISTIV-PAP, ISTIV Bayanihan and Productivity Enhancement Program.

  2. Intermediate Training - training on application of productivity technologies based on the need of enterprises for further improvement. Training programs are ISTIV Plus, Green Me, Service Quality and Work Improvement Measurement Study.

  3. Advanced Training - training that requires enterprises to be deeply involved and innovative and to be transformed as productivity champion. It covers all aspect of company's operation and its supply chain. Training programs are Gainsharing (GS) to encourage enterpreneurs GS initiatives based on productivity.

Enterprises which have succesfully implemented productivity improvement programs (PIPs) and have continuously adopted productivity technologies are qualified to join the Productivity Olympics.


Basic Training
101 Productivity 101
102 ISTIV Productivity Values
103 5S of Good Housekeeping
104 ISTIV Bayanihan
105 Productivity Enhancement Program for DOLE Livelihood Program Beneficiaries
Intermediate Training
201 ISTIV Plus (Succeeding in Business)
202 Green ME (My Enterprise)
203 Service Quality (Enterprise Level)
204 Retail Service: Merchandising and Visual Merchandising
205 Lean Management
206 Technical Assistance: Time and Motion Study
Advanced Training
301 Service Quality (SQ) Plus (Tourism Value Chain)
302 Green ME for Hotel Industry
303 Incentive Schemes
Recognition and Incentives
401 Productivity Olympics

Who can avail?

  1. Companies who belong to MSMEs enterprise category.
  2. Preferably 100% Filipino-owned companies.
  3. With basic systems in place e.g. hiring/selection of employees, production, maintenance.
  4. Willingness to implement productivity improvement program.

How to avail?
  1. Interested companies may apply at the NWPC or RTWPB offices in their respective localities or visit the NWPC website: www.nwpc.dole.gov.ph.


The training and consulting services of designated NWPC/RTWPB personnel are provided at no cost to prospective clients. The beneficiary company may, however, shoulder the training expenses for handouts, meals, and other incidental expenses for its employees, provided that these are specified in a letter of undertaking/memorandum of agreement between the beneficiary firms and the RTWPB.