As a promotional organization, the Assam Khadi & Village Industries Board (AKVIB) has been giving much importance to train up the unemployed youths of the state so that they become capable to set up rural industries and thereby earn their own livelihood and generate employment for others. The Board has been running one training centre at Raha in Nagaon District which is called as Multi Disciplinary Training Centre (MDTC).
|Sl. No.||Name of the Courses||Course Duration|
|1||Khadi Weaving Course||6 months|
|2||Cotton Spinning Course||2 months|
|3||Endi Spinning Course||2 months|
|4||Toilet & Laundry Soap Making Course||2 months|
|5||Fibre Fancy Article Making Course||1 month|
|6||Village Oil Technical Course||2 months|
|7||Certificate Course in Bee Keeping||1 month|
|8||Master Potter Course||2 months|
|9||Fancy Leather Goods Course||2 months|
|10||Agarbatti Making Course||1 month|
|11||Dyeing & Printing Course||2 months|
|12||Fruits & Vegetable Processing Course||2 months|
|13||Cutting & Tailoring course||2 months|
|14||Candle Making Course||1 month|
The above courses are being conducted in different times of the financial year. Lodging with Food facilities and Stipend for trainees are arranged as per norms of the Khadi & Village Industries Commission.
ADDRESS FOR COMMUNICATION
Multi Disciplinary Training Center,
Post Office: Raha, District: Nagaon,
Near NH-37, Pin-782103
(Sri Apurba Kr. Mahanta, Addl. Executive Officer & i/c Principal, MDTC, Raha, Mobile No. 09401330525 )
Besides the above mentioned center, some training and awareness camps are arranged at some Production Centres of the Board which are as below:
1. Dharamtul Pottery Training cum Production Centre in Morigaon District.
2. Gopalthan Handmade Paper Industry in Nalbari District.
3. Leather Industry in the Head Office Campus, Chandmari, Guwahati-3.
4. Dying & Printing Unit, in the Head Office Campus, Chandmari, Guwahati-3.
RECENT TRAINING PROGRAMME
1. Leather (Bags shows) commenced from 30/3/2017 to 30/5/2017 at Leather Industry unit in H.Q. campus, Chandmari, Guwahati-3.
2. Dyeing & Printing commenced from 30/3/2017 to 30/5/2017 at Dyeing & Printing unit in H.Q. campus, Chandmari, Guwahati-3.
3. Handmade Paper commenced from 28/3/2017 to 28/5/2017 at Gopalthan Handmade Paper Industry.