Courses and Duration

Engineering Trades (Matric)- 2 Year Engineering Trades (Non-Matric) 2 Year
Trade Code Trade Name Trade Code Trade Name
01 Draughtsman (Civil) 22 Wireman
02 Draughtsman (Mechanical) 23 Mechanic Agricultural Machinery
03 Surveyor 24 Painter General
04 Electrician Engineering Trade Non (Matric) –1 Year
05 Mechanic Radio & Television 25 Plumber
06 Electronic Mechanic 26 Upholster
07 Mechanic Instrument 27 Mechanic Tractor
08 Mechanic Refrigeration &A/C NonEngineering Trades (Matric) 1 Year
09 Mechanic Watch & Clock 28 Stenography (English)
10 Fitter 29 Stenography (Hindi)
11 Turner 30 Secretarial Practice
31 Dress Making
13 Electroplater 32 Hair & Skin Care
14 Mechanic Motor Vehicle 33 Photographer
Engineering Trades (Matric) 1- Year 34 Preservation of Fruits & Vegetables
Engineering Trades (Matric) –3Year
35 Tool & Die Maker (Jigs&Fixtures)
36 Tool & Die Maker (Dies& Moulds)
37 Mechanic Machine Tool Maintenance
15 Mechanic Diesel Engineering Trade (10+2/ Pre-Degree) 1Year
16 Forger & Heat Trater 38 Computer Operating & Programming Assistant
17 Plastic Processing Operator 39 Desk TOP Publishing Operator
18 Sheet Metal worker Engineering Trade 10th 1st Class/(10+2)/ Pre-degree –2Year
19 Welder 40 Information Technology & Electronics System Maintenance
20 Carpenter
21 Foundry Man


Post ITI Course

Post ITI Courses are conducted in 13 ITI’s with a motive to give intensive training to the ITI passed out trainees in the trades of Mech.Radio & Television (MRTV), Mech. Refrigeration & Air-conditioning (MRAC) and Plumber.At present every year, this course started from January.

1 T.V Technician 1 Year
2 Mechanic Refrigeration &AC 1 Year
3 Plumber 6 Months
4 Business Maintenance 12 Weeks
5 Automobile Electrician 12 Weeks
6 Motor Winding 6 Months

Evening Classes

With an intention to upgrade the skills of workers in the various industries, this department is conducting evening classes in the ITI’s at Chackai (Trivandrum District), Kalamassery (Ernakulam District) and Kozhikode in the trades Electrician, Fitter and Welder. The passed out workers can directly appear for the All India Trade Test (AITT) conducted by DGET, Ministry of Labour, New Delhi.

Advanced Vocational Training Scheme (AVTS)

Two AVTS’s at Kalamassery and Trivandrum are functioning with intention to give advanced training to the Industrial workers to update the skill in modern technology and machinery. Short-term training in T.V.Technician and Auto Electrician courses are imparted at AVTS, Trivandrum. AVTS, Kalamassery conducts short-term courses having 4 to 12 weeks duration in six different trades.

Sl No Advanced Vocational Training System (AVTS) Courses Duration
1 Marine Diesel Mechanic 12 Weeks
2 Mechanical Maintenance 12 Weeks
3 Electrical Maintenance 12 Weeks
4 Domestic Appliance & Maintenance 4 Weeks
5 Indian Standards & Reading of Engg. Drawing 4 Weeks
6 Tool & Die Making (EDM sparking, Wire Cutting) 12 Weeks
7 Advanced Welding 4 Weeks
8 Advanced Monochrome TV Maintenance 2 Weeks
9 Advanced Colour TV Maintenance 2 Weeks

Hi-Tech Training Scheme

Hi-Tech Training Institute at AVTS, Kalamassery conducts the following short-term courses:

  • AutoCAD
  • P.C. Maintenance
  • Industrial Automation
  • Analog and Digital Electronics.
Sl No Hi- Tech Courses Duration
1 Industrial Automation 5 Week
2 Computer Aided Drafting 4 Weeks
3 PC Maintenance 6 Weeks
4 Analog & Digital Electronics 5 Weeks

Sl No Basic Training Courses Duration
1 Instrument Mechanic (Chemical Plant) 24 months
2 Maintenance Mechanic (Chemical Plant) 3 years
3 Laboratory Assistant (Chemical Plant) 24 months
4 Attendant/ Operator (Chemical Plant) 24 months
5 Food Production (Vegetarian) 12 months
6 Food production (General) 12 months
7 Food production (standard) 12 months

Revised syllabi for WS&C and engineering Drawing for trades under CTS

Continuation of ITI Admissions for the 2015-2016 Session

Re-affiliation process of Govt/Pvt ITI's by QCI -DGE&T Order

Guidelines for inspection of ITI's granted affiliation before 5 years

Grading for of ITI's with specification and formats -DGET order

Submission of revised list of equipments for D/Civil trade as per latest syllabus

Last date for application to QCI for accreditation of ITI's

Introduction of Advanced Modules in Rubber Technology under CoE

Introduction of new trade Metal Cutting Attendant for visually impaired under CTS

Clarification regarding grace marks for Employability skills subject-DGET

Revision of syllabus for Employability Skills under CTS

Implementation of Semester syatem in CTS courses- DGET Order

Revised curricula for COPA, DEO and Netwok technician-DGET Order

Granting Affiliation for 5 Years DGE&T Order

Latest Affiliation Guidelines

Engagement of QCI for accrediation of ITI's- GOI Order

Latest affliation guidelines of DGE&T

Instructions For Change of Name of Private ITI's

Website format for All Govt/private ITI's-DGE&T Order

Setting up of Computer lab att all ITI'S-DGE&T Order

Qualification of Employability Skills Instructors - GoI Order

Video recording of Standing committee Inspecton for affiliation of Trades- DGET Order

Dual System of Training in Govt/Private ITI's-DGET Order

Revision of Anexure-III for Standing Committee Inspection for NCVT Affiliation-DGET Order

Syllabus for Employability skills

Implementation of Employability Skills in Place of social studies from Aug 2012- GoI Order

Revised syllabus for COPA

Addendum Hardware requirements for copa trade- DGET Notification

Revised syllabus for DEO

Revised syllabus for Network Technician

Contact Us

Directorate Of Industrial Training
4th & 5th Floor Labour Complex
PMG Junction
Vikas Bhavan
Thiruvananthapuram - 690 533
Ph: 0471 - 2303856