Industrial Training Institutes (ITI):
Industrial Training Institutes & Industrial Training Centers are training institute which provide training in technical field and constituted under Directorate General of Employment & Training (DGET), Ministry of Labour & Employment, Union Government of India.There are both government funded and private (self-financing) ITI’s in India.
The objective of opening of ITI is provide technical manpower to industries. These persons are trained in basic skills required to do jobs of say operator or a craftsman.
Normally a person who has passed 10 standard (SSC or SSLC) are eligible for admission to ITI.
The course in ITI is designed in way to impart basic skill in the trade specified. The duration of course may vary from one year to three years depending upon trade opted.
NATIONAL TRADE CERTIFICATE
After completion of desired period of training the person is eligible to appear in the AITT ( All India Trade Test ) conducted by NCVT( National Council for Vocational training ).
After passing AITT, the person is awarded NATIONAL TRADE CERTIFICATE (NTC)in concerning trade by NCVT.
NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP CERTIFICATE
After passing ITI course a person may opt to undergo practical training in his trade in an industry for a year or two.
Again the person has to appear & pass in a test to be conducted by NCVT to get the NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP CERTIFICATE .
Opportunities after ITI:
- Aspirants who have passed ITI can go for specialized short term courses in Advanced Training Institute (ATI) or for courses that are exclusively for the candidates who want a job at foreign location, aspirants can also apply for higher studies like Diploma in Engineering.
- As there is abundance of job opportunities in the private and public sectors for both engineering (Surveyor, Turner, Hardware fitter, plumber, Mechanics, Computer Operator & Programming Assistant, etc.) and non-engineering trades (Craftsman, Fashion technology, Horticulture, Insurance Agent, etc.).
- Central/State Government organisations like Indian Army, Navy, and Air force provide opportunities for ITI passed candidates of different trades.
- Also candidates have ample opportunities in private sector as well. Also ITI qualified people can set their own business like can open winding shops, can start motor garage or repairing workshops, can operate generators etc. Skilled workers also have bright opportunities in foreign countries.
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