Staff Training & Research Institute, Kolkata
Established in the year 1968 by Government of India in
collaboration with the Federal Republic of Germany.
conducts Training Programme and undertake Research and
Development in the field of Vocational Training.
Providing training to the
junior and senior management personnel of the Training Departments of the Industrial Establishments, Industrial Training Institutes, Advanced Training
Institutes, and of Central and State Governments, engaged in planning,
execution control and evaluation of the industrial training programme
throughout the country.
Institute has trained 12047
personnel up to the end of Septemeber 2000.
Institute is organising
training courses in the areas of Training Methods and Techniques; Communication
and Interpersonal skills; Leadership and Motivation; Designing of training
Curriculum; Total Quality Management; Management Development Programmes;
Organising and Managing Training Institutes; Training Media and Methodology;
For development of
Management skill for those who desire to start their own Industry, the
Institute has also started training programme in collaboration with other
Government organisations e.g. SISI; Department of Small Scale Industry,
Government of West Bengal, etc.
Developing and disseminating
instructional materials, Projected and Non-projected training aids for
effective execution of the Industrial Training.
The Development Wing has prepared
86 books and 52 prototype models, besides developing 65 drawing models, 214
transparencies and other instructional aids.
The Development Wing is also
developing/preparing Models identified by Central instructional Media
Institute(CIMI), Chennai for integration of the same in CIMI's Instructional
Preparation of Written
Instructional Material (WIMs) for various trades under the Craft Instructors
Training Programme is under progress.
The WIMs of Fitter trade have already been developed and is in the
process of printing.
research studies on different aspects of the Vocational Training to bring
qualitative improvement in training and for effective implementation of NVTS.
The Institute has so far
(till September 2000) completed 145 projects in various aspects of vocational
Institute is preparing
feasibility study to start new Training areas i.e. "Danger Building
worker", "Training requirement of Physically handicapped" etc.