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Computer Training under eMPOWER Scheme


  • Skill Development is the central thought for celebrating the 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. The Current era is a Technological era. In the coming years Information Technology will be a significant driving force for the human society in their journey towards development and progress. With an objective that the skill of Information Technology and its benefits reach to the common people especially underprivileged so that they could be at par with the global standards, a training mission has been initiated at a larger platform known as “eMPOWER” (meaning Electronic Manpower) to train the youth in the field of IT. Under this program, the youth in each Taluka will be provided with the basic knowledge of Computer and IT. Training under this program will empower the youth of the State to compete at the Global level.
  • The scheme will be implemented in the Government ITIs, Grant-in-aid ITCs, Kaushalya Vardhan Kendra (KVKs) and Employment Exchanges which are under the Directorate of Employment & Training, having adequate Computers and infrastructure for the same.
  • Under this program, initially Short term courses like Basic Computer Course (BCC) and Information Technology Bridge Course (ITBC) will be commenced through which basic training in the field of Computer and Information Technology will be provided. Candidate must be of atleast 14 yrs of age and should have passed 5th Std. for being eligible for this course.
  • The Fee structure for the entire course is Rs. 50, in which ST/SC/BPL/Women/Physically handicapped are exempted from fees. Online registration software has been developed by NIC (National Informatics Centre) for this program. Offline registration facility is also available. Apart from this, link has been provided on the website of Directorate of Employment & Training i.e. www.talimrojgar.org.
  • Choice of Training Models for Candidates:
    Model 120 days Module-Daily 2 hrs training
    Model 21 week Module-Daily 7 hrs training
    Model 3Morning/Evening Module-Early morning and late evening training
    Model 4Weekend Modules-Daily 7 hrs training
    Model 5Certification after assessment to those having Computer literacy
  • Candidate who will successfully complete the training will be awarded a Certificate from GCVT (Gujarat Council of Vocational Training) of Short Term Training Program and a Joint Certificate of Microsoft- GCVT will be given to those who will clear the MicroSoft examination.
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