Training Wing of Directorate of Employment & Training under Department of Labour, Employment & Training imparts vocational training in engineering & non-engineering trades to the youth through a network of 22 government and 148 private ITIs, spread across the state. Presently training is imparted in 42 engineering and non engineering trades. The installed capacity of government and private ITIs taken together is around 29,500 . The Directorate will be establishing nearly 90 more ITIs in the state particularly in unservised blocks and LWE affected areas. These ITI’s are proposed to be operationalised and run under Public-Private-Partnership mode. There will be a quantum jump in the intake capacity when these ITIs get operational.
Centre of Excellence has been established in ITI, Ranchi(General) – Production & Manufacturing Sector / ITI, Ranchi(Welfare) – Electrical sector / ITI, Sahebganj – Electrical Sector & ITI, Dhanbad – IT Sector.
Eight ITIs of the state namely ITI, Chaibasa / ITI, Daltonganj / ITI, Jamshedpur / ITI, Dumka / ITI, Seraikela-Khersawan / ITI, Giridih / WITI, Ranchi & WITI, Jamshedpur have been upgraded under the CSS “Upgradation of 1396 ITIs under “Public-Private-Partnership”. Directorate has entered into MoU with JSPL and TATA Steel for running ITIs under PPP at Godda & Tamar(Ranchi) of which ITI at Godda is already operational.
For implementation of Apprenticeship Act, 1961 the state has created four separate zones each headed by a Assistant Director Training. These offices are situated at Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Dumka & Adityapur.
Directorate has 74 registered VTPs for implementing the CSS SDI/MES. More VTPs are being registered to get the scheme percolate to the grassroot level.