National Institute of Technical Teacher’s Training and Research, Kolkata (NITTR Kolkata) has released the Short-term Training Programme Calendar for 2016-17.
National Institute of Technical Teacher’s Training and Research, Kolkata (NITTR Kolkata) has released the Short-term Training Programme Calendar for 2016-17 based on the training need analysis (TNA) conducted for the technical institutes of Eastern Region. The TNA questionnaire was prepared to have feedback on the attributes like past training experiences, content updating/refreshment advancement in respective subjects/specialization areas and Education, Pedagogy, Teaching Skill Development, Curriculum Development, Rural & Community Development, Media Development, Maintenance of Office Equipment, Management, Communication etc.
In order to fulfill the needs of technical teachers of the eastern regions, Short- Term Training programmes (STTP) in the following modes are planned:
- Contact mode at NITTTR, Kolkata and/or the extension centres
- ICT-based Programmes
- In-House Programmes
- Demand-based Special Programmes
- Collaborative Programmes
Training will be offered by:
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science & Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering and
- Education & Educational Management related departments
The schedules of the training planned in this calendar are not exhaustive. The Institute also offers training based on specific needs of various stakeholders including Private Technical Institutes. The Institute also offers In-House training to fulfill the requirement of Faculty Development Programme (FDP) under TEQIP/NEQIP of various Technical Institutes.
It is intended that all Technical Institutes of the eastern region will come up with their needs and take advantage of services provided by NITTTR, Kolkata. This will help to upgrade the learning- teaching system of the institutes and in turn will enrich the education system of the country.
NITTTR, Kolkata conducted UNESCO-UNEVOC supported International Capacity Development Programme on Training of Trainers in Utilizing Bio-Technology for Sustainable Agriculture for Rural Youth during 23rd November – 4th December 2015 in collaboration with Vivekananda Institute of Biotechnology, Nimpith, West Bengal.
Source: Amin Qureshi, HTCampus Specialist