This has reference to the Guidelines for Accreditation, Affiliation and Continuous Monitoring of Training Centres for the Skill Ecosystem (attached) , launched on 15th July 2016. As per the guidelines, all the Training Centers intending to commence Trainings/operation under any Government sponsored Skill Development Scheme, have to mandatorily get accredited before being affiliated by TSC. Therefore, only accredited AND affiliated TCs are allowed to start operations or commencing training to trainees as per NSQF under Government funded skill development schemes.
The complete process of accreditation and affiliation shall be managed through a Third Party Inspection Agency (appointed by NSDC) and a single window IT Application i.e. the Centre Accreditation & Affiliation Portal (CAAP) coming soon on NSDC website. Please note the following main points:
1. Process for Skill Ecosystem : Kindly note that the Centre Accreditation and Affiliation Process guidelines are applicable to the Skill Ecosystem, i.e. (not just PMKVY). Please read attached guidelines for more details. 2. Registration of Training Partners on CAAP : The TPs desirous of seeking accreditation for its Training Centers have to register online, the link of which shall be made available soon on NSDC website. The complete set of documents required for this purpose have been detailed out in the attached guidelines . Kindly, keep your documents ready. 3 .Raising Center Accreditation requests : On successful registration and payment of the registration fees by the Training Partner, The Centers shall be able to raise their Accreditation request online. It is advised that if you are a TP, you should start preparing your Centers as per Accreditation Grading Metrics provided in the guidelines. 4. Center Inspection by Third Party Agency : Center Inspection will be conducted by a Third Party Inspection Agency and the report submitted by the Inspection Agency along with the recommended Accreditation status and Grade of the Center will come to us (i.e. TSC) for its approval. Please see the guidelines for more details. 5. Grant of Affiliation : All accredited TCs are deemed for the grant of affiliation. An accredited Center will be granted affiliation (for accredited job roles only) by us, provided the Center raises the request for affiliation post accreditation and pays the affiliation fees. Affiliation to a Center for the accredited job roles will be granted within 10 days of receiving the affiliation request and Affiliation Fee with us. (We will try to make this period as short as possible). The payment of the Affiliation fee shall be made online and the functionality will be soon available of the NSDC website once the CAAP is operationalized. We shall keep you informed on this.
A scheme for rewarding certification of skills.
Standardization of Skill by setting NSQ Framework & laying down NOS.
Assessment of Skills through Assessment Bodies.
Certification of Assessed Trainees Reward/Reimbursement for Training approx Rs. 10,000/- trainee.
Registered under Indian Trust Acts
Any State Society Registration Act
Any State Cooperative Societies
Multi-State Cooperative Acts
The Companies Act 2013
The Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2008
Government or a semi-government organization at the State and National Level.
|Tranches||% of Total Cost||Output Parameters|
|1||30%||On Commencement of Training Batch against validated candidates|
|2||50%||On successful certification of the trainees|
|3||20%||Outcome based on placements|