FAQ

Who should attend

The seminars are designed for individuals whose professions are in the field and/or related to engineering maintenance and management, construction, geodetic, mining and material science, chemical engineering and other allied engineering fields. Technical personnel whose line of work is engineering-related or any person who is interested in a specific topic may also attend. Each course description identifies the target participants of a particular seminar.

How to Register

Advance submission of registration form and payment of seminar fee are required.

Because of limited slots, participants are encouraged to register and pay as early as possible. Slots will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

To reserve a seat

Step 1. Fill out and submit the online registration form (found beside each course description).

Alternatively, you may download our Registration Form, and fax the completed form to (632) 929-1710.

Step 2. We will send you an email acknowledgment the next business day, to inform you if there is still space available.

If you don’t receive an email acknowledgment, please call us immediately at 927-1581 or 981-8500 locals 3005, 3004 and 3048.

Step 3. Once you are sure that a seat is available, please pay. See Payment.

Course Fees

Course fees are listed in Philippine pesos beside each course description.

Fees include a certificate, course materials, use of equipment (in hands-on classes), plus lunch and AM and PM snacks on class days. Participants from out of town, or from abroad, are responsible for travel and lodging expenses. See also Accommodations.

Payment

Deliver the payment to our office at Room 207. We accept cash and check, in case of check please make it payable to the University of the Philippines Diliman.

Those who will avail of the early bird discount may come to our office and pay a month before the scheduled seminar.

Note: To avoid losing your seat to another registrant, we advise you pay as early as possible.

Discounts

5% Early Bird discount: For those who pay the seminar fee one full month before the first day of the course.

5% Group Discount: For groups of five who enroll in a course from the same company.

Note: Participants may only avail one type of discount per seminar.

If you must cancel your registration:

* Five or more business days prior to the course, the fee is fully refundable.

* Less than five business days before the course, confirmed participants are liable for the entire fee.

Occasionally, we are forced to cancel a class because of low enrollment or emergencies. Confirmed participants have the option to either attend the same seminar on its rescheduled date, OR attend another course with the same registration fee OR request for the return of his registration fee.

Our Lecturers

Our pool of resource persons are composed of Faculty members from the U.P. College of Engineering and practicing professional engineers from the engineering industry.

Instructor Replacement

On rare occasions, a listed instructor is unable to teach a class due to an unscheduled professional assignment. If this happens, we will replace the instructor with someone of equivalent credentials or revised the seminar course program. In the event we cannot secure a substitute, the class can be rescheduled or cancelled.

Accommodations

For participants from out of town or from overseas, please see link for on-campus accommodations. We can email you a list and brochure of these hotels/hostels, but you will have to make your own bookings.

Special Meals

Lunch and snacks on class days are provided by UP NEC. If you have special dietary restrictions, let us know and we shall do our best to accommodate them.

Class Hours

Class hours are from 8 AM to 5 PM. Please check in 15 minutes early on the first day. Lunch and snacks are provided. The training facility opens at 8 AM and closes at 6 PM on class days, to give you more time to work on hands-on exercises and projects.

Policies

UP NEC is strictly a no smoking facility.

Schedules may change without prior notice.

Audio or video recording of seminars and workshops is not permitted.

Materials

Only hard copies of the seminar kit will be provided.

Address

U.P. National Engineering Center
Juinio Hall, Agoncillo St. corner Osmeña Avenue
University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City
Juinio Hall, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City 1101, PHILIPPINES
Voice: 632-929-1710 / 927-1581
UP Trunkline: 981-8500 local 3003 (Admin), 3005 / 3004 / 3048 (Training), 3006 (Marketing)
Cellphone Number: 0920-8017007
Email: nec.training@upd.edu.ph, marketingnec31@gmail.com

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