Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / 74094 persons trained in textile skill development program
74094 persons trained in textile skill development program
21
Dec '12
The Government of India has a scheme namely; Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS) to cater to skilled manpower needs of Textile and related segments through skill development training programmes. The scheme envisages participation of training institutes associated with the Ministry and the private sector as implementing agencies. 

The scheme has two Components – Component-I for training Institutes within the Ministry and Component II for private sector.  The Government meets 75% of the total cost of the project with balance 25% to be met by the implementing agencies with a provision of enhanced level of government assistance in certain circumstances. 

The average cost per trainee to be borne by the Government is limited to Rs. 7300 for Component-I and Rs. 7500 for Component-II.  So far, 30 projects with an outlay of Rs. 594.84 crore targeting 5.87 lakh trainees have been sanctioned.  As on October, 2012, 74094 persons have been trained under the scheme.

Under the scheme, funds are not released statewise but are released directly to implementing agencies.   These implementing agencies establish training centres across different states.  The scheme has covered 24 states in all the sub-sectors of Textiles and clothing.

As of August, 2012, Government grant amounting to Rs.149.81 crore has been released to implementing agencies for implementation of the projects under ISDS. In the 12th Plan, the ISDS has an allocation of Rs. 1900 Crores and seeks to train 15 lakhs textiles workers.

Ministry of Textiles

Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Reliance Industries

Textiles | On 24th Apr 2017

Reliance’s FY17 revenue from petrochemicals up 12.2%

Increase in prices across polymers and polyester chain has...

Textiles | On 24th Apr 2017

India, Kazakhstan to increase cooperation in textiles

Indian and Kazakhstan are deliberating upon increasing cooperation in ...

Textiles | On 24th Apr 2017

GST reflects 'One nation, One aspiration' spirit: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the Goods and Services Tax ...

Interviews View All

Evelyne Cholet
UCMTF

‘France had a reputation of being big in new ideas, but poor in marketing...

DK Sharma
Velocity Apparelz

We constantly communicate with employees at all levels

Abhimanyu Singh Rathore & Barbara Anna Kosiorek
Kannbar

‘Blending cultures is the true beauty of fashion, where one’s imagination...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
April 2017

April 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search