Under Executive Order No. 133 signed by President Corazon C. Aquino on February 27, 1987, PTTC’s mandate is stated under Section 13, sub-heading (g), page 12 of the Order, as follows:

  • To develop training modules on export and import techniques and procedures.
  • To raise the level of awareness of Philippine businessmen on export opportunities and the availability of alternative sources of import products or diversified markets for export.
  • To offer specialized courses for specific industry groups directed at overcoming barriers to overseas market penetration.

To conduct training programs in international trade practices, inspection techniques and exhibition mounting

Vision Statement


Mission Statement

“Ädvance Philippine export sector’s competitive position in the world market by providing valuable problem-solving approaches through integrated continuing education services.”

Quality Policy

The Philippine Trade Training Center commits to provide relevant and valuable training services and adequate facilities in support of MSME and export development and promotion.

We commit to continually improve our value to customers through enhancing our people’s competence and QMS effectiveness compliant to statutory and regulatory requirements and ISO 9001 standards.

We shall perform through the values of professionalism, integrity, credibility, dedication to duty, and unity.