Courses in the Philippines
Categories Menu

Foundry Pattern Making NC III in the Philippines

The Foundry Pattern Making NC III is a short TESDA course in the Philippines that will train you in manufacturing and developing corebox for shell core sand and developing and manufacturing gear, conveyor screw and propeller patterns.

Some examples of skills that you will acquire from enrolling in this course include:

  • Reading, Interpreting, and Applying Engineering Drawings
  • Performing Mensuration and Calculation
  • Reading, Interpreting, and Applying Specifications and Manuals
  • Performing Shop Maintenance
  • Manufacturing and Developing Corebox for Shell Core Sand
  • Developing and Manufacturing Gear, Conveyor Screw And Propeller Patterns
  • Developing Gravity Die Casting Mold

Course Duration

Foundry Pattern Making NC III takes a minimum of 112 hours to complete.

Admission Requirements

Common requirements for TESDA courses include:

  • Copy of Birth Certificate authenticated by NSO
  • Copy of High school or College Diploma
  • Certified True Copy of Transcript of Records
  • 1×1 Pictures
  • Certificate of Good Moral Character

Requirements, however, may vary depending on the institution you are going to enroll at, so we strongly suggest you get in touch with the school or training center’s official representatives for more accurate and detailed information.


Some TESDA-accredited institutions may require you to complete Foundry Pattern Making NC II before being allowed to take Foundry Pattern Making NC III.


Qualified graduates of Foundry Pattern Making NC III can find employment as either of the following:

  • Foundry Patternmaker (Shell Core and other Complex Pattern)
  • Foundry Patternmaker (Die Cast Mold)

Competency Assessment and Certification

Students enrolled in the Foundry Pattern Making NC III course may be required to undergo a Competency Assessment before graduation. A National Certificate (NC III) will be issued to students who passed this assessment. You can find more information on assessments and certifications at the official website of TESDA.

You may also be interested in

The contents of the comments section are the personal advice and opinions of their respective authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of We reserve the right to remove any materials that we consider to be malicious, inappropriate, or in violation of existing laws in the Philippines.

Post a Reply