Craftsmen Training Scheme ( CTS under NCVT)

The Government of India introduce the Craftsmen Training Scheme (CTS) in 1950 by establishing Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) for imparting skills in various vocational trades to meet the skilled manpower requirements for technology and industrial growth of the country.

Objective of Scheme


1.To ensure steady flow of skilled workers in different trades for the industries.

2. To improve the quality and quantity of industrial production by providing systematic training to the trainees.

3.To reduce the unemployment among the educated youths and equipping them for suitable industrial employments.