Success Stories of NSTI(W), Thiruvananthapuram Kerala


In NSTI(W) Trivandrum , ’Computer Software Applications(CITS)’ course started in August 2018. 1st batch (1 unit – 17 trainees) completed the course in July 2019. Among that seven of them  were deputed candidates ( Instructors of COPA trade ) from Kerala State Industrial Training Department, eight of them were COPA passed out trainees ,  and remaining one diploma and one B.Tech holder. This course enables the instructors to develop instructional skills for mentoring the trainees, engaging all trainees in learning process and managing effective utilization of resources. They have successfully completed the course and eight trainees joined as Trade Apprentices in Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre(VSSC), Trivandrum, one trainee joined at Kerala State Drugs and Pharmaceuticals, Alapuzha as a trainee and one joined as Assistant Supervisor at Air India Engineering Service Ltd. Nowadays the IT field is one of the rapidly growing field and many opportunities will be awaiting for the trainees those who have completing this course.

 Mrs.Neena Raj (CSA 2018_19 Batch) working as Assistant Supervisor in Air India Engineering Service Ltd.


 Ms.Veena (CSA 2018-19 Batch ) working as a Trainee at Kerala         State Drugs and Pharmaceuticals, Alapuzha


“Computer Operator & Programming Assistant “ (CTS)  is one of the prominent trade imparting  in various NSTIs and ITIs throughout the country. In NSTI(W), Trivandrum at present the sanctioned seats in COPA trade  is 48(2 Units) and every year more than 700 candidates were applying for this course. This showing the high demand of this course in Kerala. Last 13 Years  trained about 600 trainees appx. Among, that many of them are working in various IT firms, Accounts Sections of some firms, State Government and Central Govt. Offices as Data Entry Operators, Technicians, Store Assistant, Library Assistant and Hardware technicians. Some of the trainees in  COPA last year batch were  joined in Computer Software Applications (CITS ) course. Nowadays the IT field is one of the rapidly growing field and many opportunities will be awaiting for the trainees those who have completing this course. We also conduct short term courses which is more beneficial to the working women in various fields. In 2016-17 batch one  COPA Trainee, Sruthi.S got job at Central Electro Chemical Research Institute, Chennai as COPA Technician and few trainees were working in the Purchase department of CDAC, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala

Mrs. Sruthi S (COPA2016_17 Batch) working in Central Electro Chemical Research Institute, Chennai as COPA Technician


Ms. Shilpa V S (COPA2016_17 Batch) working in Purchase Department, CDAC, Trivandrum, Kerala
Ms. V S Niranjana, Technician B (Electronic Mechanic), Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC), ISRO Trivandrum


Mask Production in Lockdown Period

Dress Making CTS & CITS trainees stitched 25000 masks for Kerala Police Department and Stitched almost 1000 masks and distributed to other essential services like Circle Inspector Office Kazhakuttom, SBI, Kazhakuttom and Kerala Public Service Commission, Trivandrum

    Mask Production during Lockdown period





    Won the first runner up in National Skill Fest

    Dress Making CITS trainee Ms. Jesni Nazeer S N won the first runner up for the National Skill India competition 2019 held at Kozhikode.


    Got  Government Jobs

       Some of the ex-trainees Asha, Sreeja ,and Sangeetha were selected as Junior Instructors and Sindhu and  Arathi  as senior Instructor under Technical Education Department, Kerala State

    Sindhu Gopal (2004-2005 batch) , Senior Instructor, Technical Education, Kerala


    Aratthy (2004-2005 batch) , Senior Instructor, Technical Education, Kerala


    Asha (2007-2008 batch) , Junior  Instructor, Technical Education, Kerala


    Conducted Short term Courses

    Short term courses conducted for almost 100 trainees every year. A variety of courses are included for the Short term course like Jewellery Making, Soft Toys Making, Software Application in Fashion Designing, Software Application in Pattern Making and Embroidery, Machine Embroidery and Designer Garment Stitching and Fabric Painting etc. Also conducted Short term courses for almost 500 women trainees in CRPF Pallipuram from 2014 to 2018.

    Conducted Garments Sales

    Dress Making Section conducted Garments Sales for stitched garments by trainees in 2019 and 2020 and got profit.

        Dress Making Garments Sales inauguration


                Dress Making Garments Sales 



    Some trainees like Ganga from Pothencode, Sibija from Chirayinkeezhu studied from here opened Boutique their own and running successfully.

    Mrs. Sibija ( 2015-16 Batch) Kallooz Boutique, Mudapuram


    Ganga ( 2015-16 Batch) Fairy Queen Stitching Centre ,Pothencode


    Stitched Materials for NSTI Trivandrum

        Bed Cover and Pillow Cover for Hostel, Stitched curtain for Open Stage and Stitched Backrest cover for Chairs in Conference Room done by DM trainees.

    Conducted Exhibition for other States

    Exhibited Jewellery and Soft Toys made by Dress Making Trainees in Skill India Fest held in Mumbai.

    In addition to these trainees conduct grant Fashion Show every year wearing their own designed out fits.

                                                         Fashion Show at NSTI



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