National Skill Training Institute (W) , Thiruvananthapuram established by Government of India, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, offers Craft Instructor Training under CITS of one year duration for various trades.
Primary objective of this Institute are to train the Vocational Instructors of various Industrial Training Institutes / Centres and other training establishment.
Training of Craft Instructors is the mandated responsibility of DGT and It has been operational since the inception of the Craftsmen Training Scheme (CTS). Comprehensive training both in skills and training methodology is imparted to the instructor trainees to make them conversant with techniques of transferring hands-on skills, to train skilled manpower for the industry.
National Skill Training Institute(W), Thiruvananthapuram conducting the following CITS Courses:
|Sl. No.||Trade||NSQF Level||Du ration||Sanctioned Seats||Admitted|
|1||Computer Software Applications (CSA)||6||1 Year||25||17|
Programme structure : The duration of Crafts Instructor Training is one year.
Combination of Subjects : The following subjects are covered
- Trade Technology (Comprising of Basic & Advanced components of Professional Skill & Professional Knowledge)
- Vocational Calculation & Science / Soft Skills
- Training Methodology (Comprising of Teaching Practice and Principles of Teaching)
Start of session : 1st August of every year.
SELECTION : Admission is done through All India Common Entrance Test which is conducted centrally by DGT HQ. Entrance Examination Fees – Rs. 300/- for General Category and Rs. 100/- for SC /ST candidates
Eligibility for Admission : NCVT certificate in the relevant trade or Diploma/Degree from a recognized Board of Technical Education/University or Equivalent.
Age limit : Minimum not specified, No upper age limit
Admission & Award of Certificate : Candidates can enroll for the above programmes for one year. A candidate has to secure 40 % in Trade Theory, 40% in POT, 40% in VCS and 60% in Trade Practical marks in and also have a minimum of 80 % attendance to appear the final examination. The final examination conducted by NCVT, New Delhi in June/July every year. On passing the prescribed exam, trainees will be awarded the Instructor training Certificate from NCVT.
|Sl. No.||Particulars||Amount (in Rs.) for General||Amount (In Rs.) for SC/ST/PH|
|3||Caution Deposit (Refundable)||250||250|
|5||Tuition Fee||1800 (Rs.150/- Per Month)||600 (Rs.50/- Per Month)|
|7||Examination fee||Rs.100/- for first attempt & Rs.200/- for 2nd attempt & subsequent attempt||Rs.25/- for first attempt & Rs.50/- for 2nd attempt & Subsequent attempt|
Hostel : Hostel facilities are available for trainees on payment of Rs. 100/- per month as Hostel rent and Rs. 50/- as Hostel service charge. Hostel Caution money Rs. 125/- per session(Refundable) are also to be deposited for availing hostel. Separate hostel facilities are available for ladies. Messing charges Rs. 1800/- per month extra to be borne by the candidates.
Games : Different Game items available for the trainees
Working Hours : From 09.00 am to 5.30 pm with half hour lunch break on all working days(Monday to Friday).
Attendance : Minimum 80% attendance is required to appear in the Final Trade Test to be held at the end of the course.
Note : Above fees/Charges subject to change as per direction of the DGT, MSDE, New Delhi