SALIENT FEATURES OF THE APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING SCHEME
Apprenticeship Training is on the job training in industry.
It comprises Basic Training and Practical Training.
Person acquiring skills during the training make them eligible for gainful employment.
Class VIII pass to XII class pass persons can avail the benefits of Scheme in 259 trades.
B.Sc. qualification is also eligible to undergo apprenticeship training in certain trades.
Minimum age is 14 years.
Period of training varies from 6 months to 4 years.
Reservation for SC, ST, OBC and PWD etc... are as per the Govt. of India notification issued from time to time.
Successful candidates are awarded National Apprenticeship Certificate issued by National Council for Vocational Training.