The major mode of vocational training in NAITA is apprenticeship training. This involves mainly imparting of On-the-Job Training (OJT) utilizing facilities for training and the trainers in industry. The training process is monitored by our inspectorate. For the proper functioning and up keeping of the system the trainers both in NAITA and in industry need periodical training inputs in respect of pedagogical skills in particular.
Research aspect of Vocational Training has become mandatory for every VT provider in the face of rapid youth expectation trends on selection of training programs and the ever changing skills demands of industry.
The above tasks are currently handled by the Trainer Training & Training Research (TT & TR) Section of NAITA.
The activities performed by the unit are;
- Training of Trainers of Vocational Training Sector.
- Training of internal staff.
- Organizing special programs for Curriculum Development activities.
- Coordinating Training Research Activities and conduct Training Researches.
- Conducting HRD programmes for the office staff and the senior management.
Pogramme Information in Brief:
|Programme||Description||Modules/ Competency Areas||Target Group||Duration|
|Instructional Skills (IS)||Three phases (full time)||Seven Competency Areas||Instructors of Technical & Vocational Training Institutes||IS1 20days, IS2 20days, IS3 20days|
Training of Enterprise Trainers (TET)
Weekends or Part time
Officers assigned for training purposes in Industry (Training Officers/Supervisors etc.)
08 days(40 hrs) in total
|Skill Development Programme for NAITA Inspector (SDPI)||Within NAITA Inspectorate(full time)||Six Modules||Inspectors of NAITA||22 days in total|
|Management Skills Programme for Head of the Divisions in Training Institutes (MS-HOD)||Three modules||Head of the divisions of Training Institutes||15 days in total|
|Management Skills Programme for Training Officers (MS-TO)||Three modules
||Training Officers||15 days in total|
|Skills Development Program for Office Clerks||One module
||Office Clerks||03 days
|Skills Development Program for Office Aide||Two modules||Office Aides
||04 days in total
|Skills Development Program for Office Drivers
||06 days in total
For more information Please contact:
Trainer Training & Training Research Section,
NAITA, No.971, Sri Jayawardenapura Mawatha,
|Tel No||:||+94 11 2888782-7|
|Fax No||:||+94 11 2863737|