Industrial Training Institutes are Government run training institutes which provide training in technical fields.
A person who has passed Std X (SSLC) is eligible for admission to ITI. The duration of course may vary from one to three years depending upon the trade opted.
After course completion the person is eligible to appear in the All India Trade Test (AITT). After passing AITT, the person is awarded the National Trade Certificate (NTC). 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 National Council of Vocational Training (NCVT) to get the NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP CERTIFICATE . There are both government funded and private (self-financing) ITIs in India. Most of ITIs impart training in technical trades like instrument mechanic, electrician, fitter, plumber, diesel mechanic, Computer Operator & Programming Assistant (COPA), electrical mechanic, Information Technology, Mechanic Computer Hardware, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Turner, Welder, etc
Opportunities after ITI
- Can opt for higher studies like diploma in Engineering.
- Can set up motor/generator/transformer winding shops or fabrication shops.
- Government organisations like Indian Army, Navy, Airforce and also paramilitary forces like BSF, CRPF provide opportunities for ITI passed candidates of different trades.
List of Training Institutes
- Industrial Training Institute, Wilson Garden, Bengaluru
- Acharya ITI, Bengaluru
- AECS Pavan Industrial Training Institute, Kolar
- G.S Industrial Training Institute, Hoskote
- Ghousia Industrial Training Centre, Hosur Road, Bengaluru
- Govt Industrial Training Institute, Tumkur Road, Bengaluru
- Government Industrial Training Institute,Guindy, Chennai
- Cpcl ITI,Manali, Chennai
- Swamy Vivekananda ITI,Thiruvallur, Chennai
- Government Industrial Training Institute For Girls, Industrial Estate,Alandur Road,Guindy, Chennai
- Government Industrial Training Institute located at Hyderabad, Nellore, Nalgonda - Andhra Pradesh