National Apprenticeship Mela 2022
On 21st April 2022, in more than 700 locations the National Apprenticeship Mela 2022 will be organized. This event is being organized by Skill India in association with the Directorate General of Training.
Aim of this initiative
The aim of this initiative is to support the hiring of over one lakh apprentices and assist the employers in tapping the right talent from across the country and develop it further with proper training and providing various practical skillsets.
From more than 30 sectors, over 4000 organizations will be participating in the National Apprenticeship Mela. The sectors include retail, power, IT/ITeS, telecom, automotive, electronics, etc. Also, the candidates will be able to select and engage from more than 500 trades that include electrician, welder, beautician, housekeeper, mechanic, etc.
Eligibility criteria of the participants
Students who have completed at least Class 5 and have also completed Class 12 are eligible to apply at this apprenticeship mela. Also, ITI students along with the students who are having skill training certificates, graduates, and diploma holders will be able to take part in this event.
Benefits that will be provided to the participants
The participants will have the opportunity to secure an on-the-spot apprenticeship offer and will be gaining direct industry experience. The selected candidates will also be receiving a monthly stipend as per the standards set by the government for developing new skills. The participants will also be receiving certificates that are recognized by the National Council for Vocational Education and Training (NCVET).
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