Indian Railways takes a leap in advancement of Skill India Mission

To empower youth by way of providing entry level training in industry relevant skills through Railway training institutes as part of 75 years of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw, Hon’ble Minister of Railways, Communications, Electronics and Information Technology launched Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana, a program under the aegis of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), in Rail Bhavan on 17th September 2021, a day on which the entire nation celebrated the Vishwakarma Puja. On this occasion, Shri Suneet Sharma, Chairman and CEO, Railway Board and other senior officials of Railways were also present.

Speaking on the occasion, Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw said, “It is an auspicious day as Vishwakarma jayanti is being celebrated across the country. He also congratulated Hon’ble Prime Minister on his birthday. He dedicated Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana as the gift of Railways to Hon’ble Prime Minister on his birthday. The vision of skill development is an integral part of the vision of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and 50 thousand youth will be trained under Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana. The aim of this initiative is to impart training skills to the youth in various trades to bring qualitative improvement. He also emphasized that training in remote areas to be conducted under Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana. He stressed that youth should enjoy the training process. ”

The training will be provided to 50000 candidates over a period of three years. Initially, the training will be provided to 1000 candidates. The training will be provided in four trades viz. Electrician, Welder, Machinist and Fitter and will comprise of initial basic training of 100 hours. Training programs in other trades will be added by zonal railways and Production units based on regional demands and needs assessment. Training shall be provided free of cost and participants will be selected from applications received online, following a transparent mechanism on the basis of marks in matriculation. Candidates who are 10th passed and between 18-35 years shall be eligible to apply. Participants in the scheme shall however have no claim to seek employment in Railways on the basis of this training.

The program curriculum has been developed by Banaras Locomotive Works, the nodal PU for this scheme, which will also standardize assessments and maintain centralized database of participants. The scheme is being launched for 1000 participants initially and will be over and above the training provided to apprentices under the Apprentice Act 1961. A nodal website is being developed as the single source of information about programs offered, notification inviting application, lists of selected candidates, results of selection, final assessment, study material and other details. Currently, applicants may apply in response to the advertisements issued locally in the initial phase. Submission of online application shall be opened soon on a centralized website.

Trainees shall be required to undergo a standardized assessment and will be awarded certificate in the allotted trade by the National Rail & Transportation Institute, upon conclusion of their programme. They will also be provided Toolkits relevant to their trade which would help these trainees utilize their learnings and enhance their capacity for self-employment as well as employability in various industries.

75 Railway training institutes spread across the country have been shortlisted to provide training in aforesaid trades, to cover youth from all over the country. The scheme will not only improve the employability of the youth but also upgrade the skills of self employed and those who are working with contractors through re-skilling and up – skilling and contribute towards Skill India Mission.

List of Total Institutes
SNRAILWAYS/PUINSTITUE NAMEINSTITUE ADDRESSPINCODESTATE
1BLWTECHNICAL TRAINING CENTRETECHNICAL TRAINING CENTRE, BLW, VARANASI221004UTTAR PRADESH
2CLWTTC/ CLWTTC, NEAR CHILDREN PARK, CHITTARANJAN, PASCHIM BARDHAMAN713331WEST BENGAL
3CRBASIC TRAINING CENTREOFFICE OF CHIEF WORKSHOP MANAGER, , TH KATARIA, MARG, MATUNGA, MUMBAI400019MAHARASHTRA
4CRBASIC TRAINING CENTREBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, LOCO WORKSHOP, CENTRAL RAILWAYS MUMBAI400012MAHARASHTRA
5CRWTI/TMW/NASIK ROADTRACTION MACHINE WORKSHOP, EKLEHRA ROAD, NASIK422101MAHARASHTRA
6CRWTI/ELW/BHUSAWALRPDS ROAD, ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVE WORKSHOP,BHUSAVAL425201MAHARASHTRA
7CRBTC, C&W, PUNEBTC C&W, GCMC, PUNE411001MAHARASHTRA
8CRBTC, ELS, AJNIOFFICE OF SR. DEE, ELECTRIC LOCO SHED, AJNI440003MAHARASHTRA
9CRSOLAPUR TRAINING INSTITUTENEAR RAMWADI, SOLAPUR413001MAHARASHTRA
10DMWTTC, DMW, PATIALATECHNICAL TRAINING CENTRE, FOCAL POINT , PATIALA , PUNJAB147003PUNJAB
11ECORBTCCARRIAGE REPAIR WORKSHOP, MANCHESWAR751017ODISHA
12ECORDTTCDIESEL LOCOMOTIVE SHED530008ANDHRA PRADESH
13ECORELECTRIC LOCO SHEDMARRIPALEM, NAD POST, VISAKHAPATNAM530009ANDHRA PRADESH
14ECORELECTRIC LOCO SHED, ANGULAT/PO: RANIGODA, DIST:ANGUL, ODISHA759123ODISHA
15ECRSUPERVISORS TRAINING CENTREO/O PRINCIPAL STC SPJ848101BIHAR
16ECRBTCCRW/HRT ECR, HARNAUT
DIST- NALANDA, STATE- BIHAR
803110BIHAR
17ECRELECTRIC TRACTION TRAINING CENTREGAYA COLONY, PANDIT DEEN DAYAL UPADHYAY NAGAR, MUGHALSARAI, DIST- CHANDAULI232101UTTAR PRADESH
18ERMULTI-DISCIPLINARY SUPERVISOR TRAINING CENTRE,ULTI-DISCIPLINARY SUPERVISOR TRAINING CENTRE, KANCHRAPARAEASTERN RAILWAY, KANCHRAPARA, DIST. -24 PARAGANAS (NORTH)743145WEST BENGAL
19ERPILOT TRAINING SCHOL, JAMALPURTRANING SCHOOL FOR LOCO PILOTS & ASST. LOCO PILOTS (DIESEL)811214BIHAR
20ERMULTI-DISCIPLINARY WORKSHOP TRAINING CENTRE,JAMALPUR WORKSHOPBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, EASTERN RAILWAY, JAMALPUR, WORKSHOP812214BIHAR
21ERMULTI-DISCIPLINARY WORKSHOP TRAINING CENTRE,LILUAHBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, CARRIAGE & WAGON WORKSHOP, EASTERN RAILWAY,LILUAH711204WEST BENGAL
22ERMULTI-DISCIPLINARY SPECIALIZED TRAINING CENTRE (C&W), HWHC&W COACHING COMPLEX. TIKIAPARA, HOWRAH711101WEST BENGAL
23ERMULTI-DISCIPLINARY SPECIALIZED TRAINING CENTRE (C&W), ANDALBOXN ROH DEPOT, ANDAL713321WEST BENGAL
24ERDIESEL TRAINING INSTITUTE, BMG/HWDIESEL TRAINING INSTITUTE,HOWRAH DIESEL SHED711106WEST BENGAL
25ERDIESEL TRACTION CENTRE, ANDALDTTC DIESEL SHED, ANDAL713321WEST BENGAL
26ICFBTW/ICF/PERO/O PRINCIPAL,ICF/PER600038TAMILNADU
27MCFTTC/MCF/RBLOFFICE OF DY.CME/SAFETY & TRAINING,
TECHNICAL TRAINING CENTRE,
MODERN COACH FACTORY,LALGANJ, RAEBARELI
229120UTTAR PRADESH
28METRO RAILTECHNICAL TRAINING CENTR (ELECTRICAL)TECHNICAL TRAINING CENTR (ELECTRICAL), DUM DUM CAR DEPOT COMPLEX, METRO RAILWAY, NOAPARA700090WEST BENGAL
29NCRBASIC TRAINING CENTREWAGON REPAIR WORKSHOP, PREMNAGAR, NAGRA, JHANSI284003UTTAR PRADESH
30NCRSUPERVISORS TRAINING CENTRENEAR CHIEF WORKSHOP MANAGER’S OFFICE, WAGON REPAIR WORKSHOP, PREMNAGAR, NAGRA, JHANSI284003UTTAR PRADESH
31NERWORKSHOP TRAINING CENTRE/ MECHANICAL WORKSHOPWTC MECHANICAL WORKSHOP NER273012UTTAR PRADESH
32NERDIVISIONAL TRAINING CENTRE /C&W/LJNDIVISIONAL TRAINING CENTRE /COACHING DEPOT., AISHBAGH273012UTTAR PRADESH
33NERBASIC TRAINING CENTRE/MECHANICAL WORKSHOPBASIC TRAINING CENTRE/MECHANICAL WORKSHOP, NER, IZZATNAGAR243122UTTAR PRADESH
34NFRSUPERVISORY TRG CENTER(MECH)/NEW BONGAIGAONNEAR C&W WORKSHOP, NEW BONGAIGAON783381ASSAM
35NFRMULTI DISCIPLINARY ZONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE/APDJALIPURDUAR JUNCTION POST-ALIPUDUAR DIST-ALIPURDUAR736123WEST BENGAL
36NFRMULTI DISCIPLINARY DIVISIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE/RNYRANGIYA781354ASSAM
37NFRMULTI DISCIPLINARY DIVISIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE/KIRKATIHAR BIHAR
38NFRSPECIALIZED TRAINING CENTRE/PANDUPANDU ASSAM
39NFRSPECIALIZED TRAINING CENTRE/DIBRUGARHDIBRUGARH786001ASSAM
40NRSUPERVISORS TRAINING CENTRENORTHERN RAILWAY, CHARBAGH, LUCKNOW , NEAR EUROPEAN CLUB226005UTTAR PRADESH
41NRBTCMECHANICAL WORKSHOP AMRITSAR,
NORTHERN RAILWAY,
GT ROAD NEAR PUTLIGHAR,
AMRITSAR, PUNJAB – 143001
143001PUNJAB
42NRBASIC TRAININMG CENTRECARRIAGE & WAGON WORKSHOP, NORTHERN RAILWAY, JAGADHARI WORKSHOP135002HARYANA
43NRC&W TRAINING CENTRECARRIAGE & WAGON TRAINING CENTRE, BHOOR BHARAT NAGAR, GHAZIABAD, UP-201001201001UTTAR PRADESH
44NWRBTC/ LWSAJMER DIESEL LOCO & WAGON WORKSHOP, NEAR LAL PHATAK, AJMER305001RAJASTHAN
45NWRBTC/CWSBASIC TRAINNING CENTER, NEAR JOHNSGANJ PHATAK, CARRIAGE WORKSHOP AJMER305001RAJASTHAN
46NWRBTC/CWSBTC CARRIAGE WORKSHOP, NEAR JDA CIRCLE, RATANADA, JODHPUR342001RAJASTHAN
47NWRBTC, WORKSHOP, BIKANERBASIC TRAINING CENTER, WORKSHOP, BIKANER, RAJSTHAN334001RAJSTHAN
48RCFTTCTTC, RAIL COACH FACTORY, KAPURTHALA, PUNJAB144602PUNJAB
49RWFTTC, RWFTECHNICAL TRAINING CENTRE, RWF, YELAHANKA, BANGALORE560064KARNATAKA
50SCRBTCBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, CARRIAGE WORKSHOP, LALLAGUDA, SECUNDERABAD500017TELANGANA
51SCRBTCBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, WAGON WORKSHOP, RAYANAPADU, VIJAYAWADA.521241ANDHRA PRADESH
52SCRBTCBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, CARRIAGE REPAIR SHOP, SETTIPALLI, RENIGUNTA – TIRUPATI ROAD, TIRUPATI517506ANDHRA PRADESH
53SECRBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, WRS/RBTC/WRS/R492008CHATTISGARH
54SECRBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, MOTIBAGH WORKSHOPOFFICE OF THE CWM, MOTIBAGH WORKSHOP, KAMPTEE ROAD, KADBI CHAUK, NAGPUR440004MAHARASHTRA
55SECRSPECIALIZED TRAINING CENTRE (ELECTRIC LOCO)USLAPUR / BILASPUR / SECR495001CHATTISGARH
56SERELTCELTC, LOCO COLONY, NEAR ELS/TATA801002JHARKHAND
57SERAICTCALL INDIA CENTRAL TRAINING CENTRE, NEAR KALI MANDIR, R.E.COLONY, CHAKRADHAR PUR833102JHARKHAND
58SERESTCELECTRICAL SYSTEM TRAINING CENTRE, CI/STC/ROU, PO-ROURKELA COLONY, SUNDERGARH, ROURKELA769013ODISHA
59SERRWTIKHARAGPUR RAILWAY WORKSHOP, KHARAGPUR, PIN-721301721301WEST BENGAL
60SRWTC/CW/PERO/O CWM,CW/PER,CHENNAI,TAMILNADU600023TAMILNADU
61SRWTC/S&T WS/PTJO/O CWM,S&T WS/PTJ, COIMBATORE, TAMILNADU600023TAMILNADU
62SWRMULTI DICIPLINARY DIVISIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTEMULTI DICIPLINARY DIVISIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE, BANGALORE560023KARNATAKA
63SWRWORKSHOP BASIC TRAINING INSTITUTECARRIAGE REPAIR WORKSHOP, GADAG ROAD, SWR, HUBBALLI580020KARNATAKA
64SWRWORKSHOP BASIC TRAINING INSTITUTECENTRAL WORKSHOP, MANANDAVADI ROAD, MYSURU SOUTH570008KARNATAKA
65WCRDIVISIONAL TRAINING CENTRE / MECHANICAL(BTC)DIVISIONAL TRAINING CENTRE / MECHANICAL(BTC), 12 BLOCK AREA, ITARSI461111MADHYA PRADESH
66WCRMECHANICAL ENGINEERING TRAINING CENTRE(BTC)INFRONT OF DIESEL LOCO SHED, NEW KATNI JN.483501MADHYA PRADESH
67WCRDIVISIONAL TRAINING CENTRE / MECHANICAL (DIESEL)DIVISIONAL TRAINING CENTRE / MECHANICAL (DIESEL), DIESEL LOCO SHED, ITARSI461115MADHYA PRADESH
68WCRBASIC TRAINING CENTREBASIC TRAINING CENTRE, WAGON REPAIR SHOP (WCR), KOTA RAJASTHAN324002RAJASTHAN
69WCRREGIONAL RAILWAY WELDING INSTITUTEREGIONAL RAILWAY WELDING INSTITUTE, COACH REHABILATION WORKSHOP, NISHATPURA462010MADHYA PRADESH
70WCRMECHANICAL ENGINEERING TRAINING CENTREIN FRONT OF DIESEL LOCO SHED, NEW KATNI JUNCTION, DIST-KATNI483501MADHYA PRADESH
71WCRDIVISIONAL TRAINING CENTREELECTRIC LOCO SHED NEW YARD ITARSI461111MADHYA PRADESH
72WRWORKSHOP/ BASIC TRAINING INSTITUTE/LOWER PARELCARRIAGE REPAIR WORKSHOP, WESTERN RAILWAY, N M JOSHI MARG, LOWER PAREL400013MAHARASHTRA
73WRWORKSHOP/ BASIC TRAINING INSTITUTE /DHDLOCO & CARRIAGE WAGON SHOP, FREELANDGANJ, DAHOD389160GUJARAT
74WRELECTRICAL LOCO SHED, BRCYSR.DEE(TRS) OFFICE, NAVA YARD, VADODARA390002GUJARAT
75WRENGINEERING WORKSHOP, SBICWM OFFICE, ENGINEERING WORKSHOP, WESTERN RAILWAYS, OPP “D” CABIN, SABARMATI380019GUJARAT