Labs of 9 trades below National Skill Qualification Framework to be arrange
CHANDIGARH- As half of the sequence of initiatives are being taken by the Punjab Government to impart vocational schooling to the scholars within the authorities faculties, Punjab Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla mentioned that an quantity of Rs.23.65 crore has been released for organising the talent labs in 379 authorities faculties.
Divulging the small print, the Education Minister mentioned that below the National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF), 9 trades of vocational schooling are being imparted within the authorities faculties of Punjab. He mentioned that these trades embrace Security, Retail, Apparel, Construction, IT, Beauty and Wellness, Physical Education, Healthcare, Travel and Tourism.
He mentioned that with the institution of these labs in 379 faculties below NSQF, it’ll change into simpler for the scholars to do sensible work on these vocational topics.
Singla mentioned that the unit value for organising of every commerce lab has additionally been fastened together with Rs two lakhs for Physical Education, Retail and Travel and Tourism, Rs 2.25 lakhs for Security, Rs. 2.5 lakhs for Apparel and Construction, Beauty and Wellness respectively and Rs 3 lakh for IT / ITES and Rs 5 lakh for well being care.
He talked about that funds value Rs 197.25 lakh for Amritsar, Rs 62.25 lakh for Barnala, Rs 161.75 lakh for Bathinda, Rs 57.75 lakh for Faridkot, Rs 27.75 lakh for Fatehgarh Sahib, Rs 94.5 lakh for Fazilka, Rs 101.25 lakh for Ferozepur, Rs 230 lakh for Gurdaspur, Rs 90 lakh for Hoshiarpur, Rs 159.5 lakh for Jalandhar, Rs 47.75 lakh for Kapurthala, Rs 146.75 lakh for Ludhiana, Rs 83.75 lakh for Mansa, Rs 94 lakh for Moga, Rs 37 lakh for SAS Nagar, Rs 177 lakh for Sri Muktsar Sahib, Rs 71.25 lakh for SBS Nagar, Rs 58.25 lakh for Pathankot, Rs 213 lakh for Patiala, Rs 72.25 lakh for Rupnagar, Rs 93.5 lakh for Sangrur and Rs 89 lakh for Tarn Taran district, have been released.
He mentioned that directions have been issued for organising of these labs, the funds have to be utilized inside a month by forming a six-member committee.
He mentioned that the committee ought to consist of the varsity head, chairman of the varsity administration committee, two members of the varsity administration committee together with a feminine member, a involved vocational coach and one other senior instructor. The committee will procure all the products as per the required specs, he added.
The Minister additional cleared that no advance fee needs to be made to any agency and the whole document needs to be maintained. If the products are discovered to be of inferior high quality or aren’t procured as per the specs, the only accountability will probably be of the varsity head. He mentioned that the whole equipment of IT commerce and computer systems have to be insured and should have AMC.
He acknowledged that the Sector Skill Council would conduct a sensible evaluation of the scholars of the colleges the place NSQF lab has been established and now Punjab has achieved the goal of organising labs in 955 faculties instructing NSQF topics.