Published on: August 27, 2021


SAMARTH SCHEME What is in news : According to the Textiles Ministry, that more than 1,500 artisans have been benefitted by training in 63 Samarth Training Centres

Luhansk Details :

  • Also known as the ‘Scheme for Capacity Building in Textile Sector (SCBTS)’.
  • Implemented by the Ministry of Textiles.
  • It seeks to Provide demand driven, placement oriented National Skills Qualifications Framework (NSQF) compliant skilling programmes.
  • Target: To train 10.00 lakh persons (9 lakhs in organised & 1 lakh in traditional sector) excluding Spinning & Weaving in the organized Sector.
  • Key features:
    • Training of Trainers (ToT).
    • Aadhar Enabled Biometric Attendance System (AEBAS).
    • CCTV recording of training programme.
    • Dedicated call centre with helpline number.
  • Implementing Agencies:
    • Textile Industry.
    • Institutions/Organization of the Ministry of Textiles/State Governments having training infrastructure and placement tie-ups with textile industry.
    • Reputed training institutions/ NGOs/ Societies/ Trusts/ Organizations/ Companies /Start Ups / Entrepreneurs active in textile sector having placement tie-ups with textile industry.