Training of Trainers Workshops.
FICSI, in collaboration with City College, Plymouth, UK recently organized 2 Training of Trainers (ToTs) workshops in Mumbai and Bangalore. The objective of the programs was to sensitize the trainers on the current ‘Outcome-linked’ vocational training and assessment framework and to help them try pedagogical innovations based on the principals of Adult Learning. The two-day program covered in detail the National Policy on Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF), the concepts of National Occupational Standards and Qualification Packs and competency based assessments. Besides, the workshop also discussed the participatory training methods and counseling techniques to actively engage adult learners in result-driven training.