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Guidelines of Step-Skills Development and Competition (SDCs) 2011-2012

In celebration of the 10th year of the implementation of the Student Technologists and Entrepreneurs of the Philippines (STEP) as a program and as an organization which highlights the relevance of skills development in the areas of Edukasyong Pantahanan at Pangkabuhayan (EPP), Technology and Livelihood Education (TLE) and Technical-Vocational Education (TVE), the Department of Education (DepEd) authorizes the conduct of the School Year 2011-2012 STEP-Skills Development and Competitions (SDCs) in the school, district, division and regional levels.

Pursuant to and in order to provide a standard and uniform implementation of the STEP-SDCs, the following guidelines given by DepEd shall be adopted:
  1. The rallying banner of the STEP-SDCs shall be "STEP: Upgrading Skills, Improving Lives" while this year's theme shall be "Celebrating 10 Years of Inspiring STEPs;"
  2. DepEd Memorandum No. 348, s. 2009 (Guidelines in the Conduct of the STEP Skills Development and Competitions in Various Levels and Categories) and its attachments, as applicable, shall continue to be in force and in effect as the guide for the skills development and competitions this School Year;
  3. The schools, districts, divisions and regions are free to include other skills in accordance with their respective expertise in addition to those listed in Enclosure No. 1. Contest packages may be downloaded from the website - www.deped-csca.com;
  4. The elementary, secondary and technical-vocational categories for the division and regional level competitions shall strictly be held simultaneously in order to save on time, money and other resources; and
  5. Competitions shall be held from October 2011 to January 2012, strictly on Fridays (PM Arrival), Saturdays and Sundays (PM Departure) only.
Reports on the conduct of the SDCs in all the Divisions and Regions using the Sample Report Format in Enclosure No. 2 (Division) and Enclosure No. 3 (Regional) shall be submitted by the Schools Division Superintendents (SDSs) and Regional Directors (RDs) through their respective Division and Regional Supervisors in-charge of STEP on or before February 15, 2012 to the Office of the Undersecretary for Programs and Projects c/o the Center for Students and Co-Curricular Affairs (CSCA).

Student-participants shall be given enough time to prepare for quizzes and other examinations missed during the conduct of the skills development and competitions. They shall also be allowed reasonable time to comply with, and submit other requirements of the different subject areas.

All officially registered coaches, heads and members of the working committees, including Contest Administrators, Contest Coordinators and Contest Secretaries, shall be given equivalent service credits for working during Saturdays and Sundays as stipulated in pertinent DepEd issuances.

The CSCA is authorized to monitor the conduct of all STEP-SDCs.

For queries and coordination, please contact the DepEd-CSCA at telephone nos.: (02) 636-3603/(02) 631-8495 or send a message through email address: cscaportal@gmail. com.

Enclosure No. 1




Home Economics
Fresh Fruit Shake Preparation
Flower Arrangement
Tie Dye

Agricultural Technology
Asexual Plant Propagation

Industrial Arts
Fabric Hand Painting
Medicine Kit Shelf Making
Metal Tool Box Making
Simple Circuit Making

Retail Trade
Sales Inventory


Home Economics
Cake Decorating (Golden Wedding)
Summer Dress Making
Cocktail Mixing
Casual Hair Style with Facial Day Make-Up
Table Skirting and Table Setting (Golden Wedding)

Agricultural Technology
Dish Gardening

Industrial Arts
20-Watt Amplifier
Auto Engine Tune-Up
Steel Balusters
Knockdown Toddler's Furniture Study Table
Residential Wiring Installation

Entrepreneurship and ICT
Electronic Bookkeeping
Electronic Poster-Making
Business Planning


Multiple Rootstock Propagation
Feed Formulation (Swine)
Skinless Longanisa-Making

Arts and Trades

(Boys Trades)
Auto Electrical Wiring Installation (Lighting and Horn System)
Building Wiring Installation
Regulated Power Supply
Troubleshooting and Repair of Color Television Receiver
Construction of Center Table
Installation of Cold Water Line
Assembly, Operating System Installation and Networking

(Girls Trades)
Facial Make-Over for Female Young Professional
Hair Coloring and Styling
Chicken Galantina-Cooking
Drafting and Sewing of Lady's Blouse

Fish Feed Formulation in Mash Form
Smoked Boneless Bangus-Making

Enclosure No. 2


(Venue of Competitions)
(Inclusive Dates of Competitions)
Elementary Category-Home Economics





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73 Steven John Sumbing   (20 June 2016 6:47 PM)
Can i have the STEP contest Package for elementary and highschool? and the mechanics and criteria, thank you so much!....

72 shalom tan   (13 October 2015 2:09 PM)
please send me the updated mechanics for tie dye.thank you

71 Juliene Demot Juan   (15 November 2014 2:42 PM)
please send me a copy of the contest package for spanish style sardines and skinless longanisa making for the students technologist and entrepreneurs of the Philippines contest. thanx

70 Eugene Ugaldi Alacdes   (15 October 2014 11:07 PM)
Can I avail of the contest package for auto electrical wiring and installation... tnx po

69 Belena Peregrino Reyes Te   (25 August 2014 10:08 AM)
Belena Reyes Te , 10:08 A.M., 25-August-2014
gud day Sir/Madam pls send me the STEP contest package elem level

68 Rizaldy R. Valente   (16 October 2013 12:54 PM)
how can i download the STEP contest package

67 florida   (10 October 2013 5:18 PM)
gud day sir/madam pls send me the criteria in step skills elementary level

66 kristine naval   (07 October 2013 7:34 PM)
when is the regional cooking contest?kindly provide me the contest rules in home economics elementary category.

65 Rizaldy Delos Reyes Valente   (26 September 2013 8:26 PM)
please provide me the 2013 contest package

64 Rizaldy Delos Reyes Valente   (26 September 2013 8:24 PM)
May i request for the job orders of the 2013 skills contest?

63 Roy B. Acabo   (24 September 2013 12:45 PM)
Please provide me with the contest rules, Mechanics and criteria

62 edith s sodela   (09 September 2013 3:01 PM)
gud day sir/madam pls send me the criteria in step skills elementary level

61 Diana Suerte   (28 January 2013 4:14 PM)
Good Day! May I know the official venue and contestants for regional in Sales Inventory? thank you and more power!!!

60 Diana Suerte   (28 January 2013 4:00 PM)
Good Day!
Please send me the memo & contest rules, guidelines & mechanics for sales inventory for elementary regional level this year 2013. thank you and more power!!!

59 donna marcelo   (11 January 2013 1:21 PM)
dear sir/madam
please send me a criteria and guidelines for children's wear contest and cooking contest for secondary level.thanks

58 Rafael S. Toyan   (10 January 2013 9:47 AM)
Sir/Madam Can you provide us more details on those contested skills for us to base our local competitions? We need the mechanics per skills please. Thank you and More Power

57 Gina C.Damban   (09 January 2013 9:58 AM)
Happy New Year..
Please provide our school a copy on the mechanics of all skills to be contested for the Regional Level...
Thank You and more power!

56 Claire D. Alindeg   (09 January 2013 8:52 AM)
Please provide me a copy on the mechanics of skills contests for the secondary. Thank you.

55 rolinda p. espression   (18 December 2012 7:07 PM)
please send me criteria for elementary level of the step skills this year thank you.

54 romeo v. bautista   (08 December 2012 4:55 PM)
Please send me the updated guidelines and criteria for baluster making of step competition for 2012-2013. Thanks

53 harry   (23 November 2012 12:39 PM)
please send me the guidelines for wooden toy making.. thank you...

52 joylyn b. supan   (07 November 2012 2:16 PM)
please send me the guidelines for FRESH FRUIT SHAKE PREPARATION.ty

51 cheryl salomon   (06 November 2012 2:51 PM)
good day! please send me the updated guidelines and criteria for dish gardening for STEP competition. thanks!

50 sharon layag   (22 October 2012 3:39 PM)
please send us the latest contest package for elementary.thanks

49 dorotea a. zamora   (17 October 2012 1:22 PM)
good day please send us secondary skills contest package

48 dorotea a. zamora   (17 October 2012 1:20 PM)
please provide us updated guidelines/templates of the different skills to be contested in the secondary STEP SKILLS COMPETITION H.E., I.A., A.A. ENTREP. 2012-2013. THANK YOU very much

47 charles arsen   (11 October 2012 6:53 PM)
Please provide us guidelines/templates and procedure for tie dye category

46 marizza vargas   (10 October 2012 3:46 PM)
Please send thru my email add the updated guidelines / template of the different skills to be contested in the STEP Competition. Secondary - H.E., I.A., A.A. Entrep. for S/Y 2012 - 2013 .Thank you very much.

45 rowena felicilda   (10 October 2012 12:43 PM)
good day please provide us the copy for vegetables dish

44 jaydee c marcos   (08 October 2012 11:53 PM)
gud day. pls provide me the guidelines/mechanics of basic encoding and flower arrangement.thank you.God bless.

43 amy   (08 October 2012 6:11 PM)
good day please send me all constest package in STEP 2012 in secondary level. Thanks

42 joy camana   (04 October 2012 1:25 AM)
good day.please kindly provide me a guidelines ,templates and procedure for steps skills development and competition in elementary level.thanks and god bless....

41 glynda ealdama   (30 September 2012 2:30 PM)
pls provide me all the contest package in elementary level thanks

40 laura f Restificar   (18 September 2012 8:25 PM)
Please provide me with the updated guidelines/ template o the different skills for STEP competition. thank you and more power

39 laura f Restificar   (18 September 2012 8:23 PM)
Show me please the possible design in steel baluster making contest

38 laura f Restificar   (18 September 2012 8:21 PM)
Please sent me what are the package contest this coming STEP competition on the secondary category

37 j22   (05 September 2012 6:16 PM)
paano naman po yung pang basic encoding?

36 joma lumaad   (30 August 2012 2:04 PM)
give us some sample entries for electronic poster making...

35 MARIA LOURDES A. ROXAS   (24 August 2012 7:41 PM)
Please provide me with the updated guidelines / template of the different skills to be contested for STEP Skills development and Competition. Secondary - H.E., I.A., A.A. Entrep. Thank you very much.

34 CRESALIZ BALIZA   (24 August 2012 4:36 PM)
pls. provide me the upadted guidelines of the different skills to be contested for the upcoming epp stepskills competition S.y. 2012-2013.tnx

33 grepa gem b. sunio   (22 August 2012 10:25 PM)
please provide me with the updated guidelines of the different contested activities for the upcoming step skills competition and development 2012 especially the simple circiut including the sample and the materials needed. hank you very much and mabuhay!

32 Dorotea A. Zamora   (31 July 2012 6:44 PM)
please provide me updated secondary category skills contest

31 ESTELA H. YUCARISA   (18 March 2012 7:10 PM)
please provide us with the updated guidelines of the different skills to be contested during the STEP competition regional level specifically in DAy make up and hairstyle

30 JOSEPH BAGUILAT   (01 December 2011 8:23 AM)
Please provide me with the updated contest package of knockdown Toddler's Furniture Study Table

29 malapit na akun ma praning   (30 November 2011 11:13 AM)
pwede po ba akung sumali..magpatuli mo na ako ha!

28 gil   (30 November 2011 8:32 AM)
Please provide us the updated guidelines of the different skills to be contested during STEP competition and sample for simple circuit making together the materials needed.
Thank you very much

27 marites p. maramba   (29 November 2011 5:37 PM)
please provide me with the updated guidelines of fabric hand painting,flower arrangement,tie dye....pkpost nalang to my facebook account..tnx and God Bless po....

26 eleazar   (24 November 2011 11:47 AM)
may i see the criteria for the cocktail mixing category?

25 jackylyn ojeda   (21 November 2011 6:37 PM)
pwede po ba ung cocktail mixing ingredients tequila na lang po hirap kasi mahanap lambanog

24 Rolly   (19 November 2011 1:15 PM)
please provide me the whole contest packages in elementary level.


23 joan   (15 November 2011 4:01 PM)
i need a procedure/steps in making of medicine kit shelf.

22 lene   (10 November 2011 2:59 PM)
gd Day, kindly send me sample of basic encoding, word po ba gagamitin doon ng high school.

21 Monique Aousha M. Yamar   (09 November 2011 10:31 PM)
mhm..pwede pong pa-send sa email ko yung buong informations about sa CAKE DECORATING? :))

20 Amalyn Reolizo   (08 November 2011 1:00 PM)
please provide me guidelines in fresh fruit making

19 graceparcon   (06 November 2011 7:04 PM)
please provide me the whole contest packages in elementary level.

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18 jdhen eylynne nicole alleba   (05 November 2011 10:36 PM)
penge naman po ng sample ng powerpoint presentation about sa STEP competiton skills po? needed lang po kasi. ASAP! ung 2011 po aa ? thanks po

17 Cecelia A. Abalo   (05 November 2011 5:48 AM)
Please send me sample entry me mechanics for table skirting? Will it include table setting? For the toodlers furniture study table,
please send me the dimensions and mechanics.

16 Raquel G. Banas   (04 November 2011 4:20 PM)
Please send it to me through Email...

Thank you very much!

15 Raquel G. Banas   (04 November 2011 4:17 PM)
Blissful Day! may I request for the Updated guidelines of the Basic Encoding and fabric Hand painting,and Sales Inventory?

14 dan oribello   (02 November 2011 11:34 AM)
paki send nga din po ung guidelines ng fabric hand painting. salamat po and God bless

13 dan oribello   (02 November 2011 11:33 AM)
gud day..ask ko lang po kung ano po ung mga materials sa fabric hand painting? kay langan po ba ng paint brush or free hand ang pag pinta? maraming salamat po..God bless

12 Nathalie Moreto   (29 October 2011 3:43 PM)
Is there really such a category for Secondary as Vegetable pickling? If so, will you kindly send me the guidelines regarding the rules on that category... Thanks..

11 marites a gancenia   (26 October 2011 1:46 PM)
pls proviede me a guide of the contest package of goldenwedding cake decorating and dayfacial make up tnx and god bless

10 gilbert mabini   (21 October 2011 7:06 PM)
please provide me the whole contest packages in elementary level.

thank you very much!

9 coline   (18 October 2011 1:21 PM)
Do you have sample entries for the electronic poster-making?

8 Pauline roxas   (16 October 2011 10:41 AM)
Ask ko lng po ung sa ICT. pano po un? Ang pag kasabe po kx sken e make an essay themed "celebrating 10 years of inspiring steps." di ko po tlga nagets. Can u pls explain it ASAP? tnx

7 dexter gwapo   (12 October 2011 4:47 PM)
please provide me with updated contest package in industrtial arts and ict. .thanks

6 JOELITO B. VISTAL   (12 October 2011 10:58 AM)
pls. provide me the whole contest packages for STEP contest.tanx

5 tessie vallejos   (10 October 2011 7:55 PM)
please provide us with the updated guidelines of the different skills to be contested during the STEP competition. or are to refer to the previous issuance as per guidelines is concerned...especially techno quiz pls.

Thank you very.

4 rebecca t. galvez   (10 October 2011 8:01 AM)
please furnish us the job order for techvoc contest

3 jozel marae rubin detablan   (09 October 2011 8:57 PM)
meron ho ba kyong sample questions tungkol sa techno quiz na contest sa STEP?
kung meron ho kyong update,pki-post na lng po sa facebook account ko jozeldetablan@yahoo.com
thanks p..
sana po meron,,please lng po.. kailangan ko po ksi eh..
tungkol sa computer sa techno quiz po ah..
thanks po ulit...

2 alejandro p. macadatar   (06 October 2011 9:17 PM)
please provide us with the updated guidelines of the different skills to be contested during the STEP competition. or are to refer to the previous issuance as per guidelines is concerned..

Thank you very much!

1 Walter L. Martin   (26 September 2011 10:01 PM)
what is the reason why Shielded Metal Arc Welding not included in the up coming step competition?