Regional Directorate

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Published: Wednesday, 27 January 2016
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Regional Directorate of Training came into existence as per the GO (MS) No. 43/97/LBR dated 28.04.1997. The Institution was formally inaugurated on May 1997.


ITIs, RI Centers and Affiliated ITCs of 7 districts such as TRISSUR, PALAKKAD,MALAPPURAM, KOZHIKKODE, WAYANAD, KANNUR AND KASARGOD comes under the jurisdiction of Regional Directorate

At present there are 39 ITI s and 4 RI centers and various ITC s are functioning under RDT


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Published: Friday, 22 January 2016
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The  Directorate of Industrial training is the headquarters of the Industrial training department in kerala.  The Industrial training department functions under the ministry of Labour & Skills. The are 91 Industrial training Institutes under the department and 350 Private ITI's under the Department. The department also has  around 3555 staff involved in  training under the CTS, ATS and other schemes

The Director of Employment & Training is  also designated as the State Apprenticeship Adviser. There 9 Related Instruction centers (RI Centers) in 9 Districts  of the state and 5 office of Assistant Apprenticeship Advisors.


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Published: Saturday, 07 February 2015
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Industrial Training Department (ITD), Kerala functions with the major objectives of providing Skill and Apprenticeship Training to the youths in Kerala State. To achieve these objectives the ITD runs a variety of skill training programmes in Industrial Training Institutes in the State. It also registers the youth for Apprenticeship training across various establishments in the state.

The Directorate of Training,  is working under the Department of Labour & Skills , Government of Kerala. It was formed in Kerala State in 1970 by amalgamation of the Employment Wing, functioning under the Labour Commissionerate, and the Vocational Training Scheme under the Directorate of Technical Education. In the beginning, Industrial Training Institutes were functioning under direct control and supervision of the Director General of  Training (DGT), New Delhi, Ministry of Skills, Government of India. Subsequently the administration of Industrial Training Institutes (ITI) under the Craftsmen Training Schemes has been transferred to the State government.

The Industrial Department is the agency for implementation of Craftsman training Scheme (CTS) & Apprenticeship Training Scheme (ATS), major skill up- gradation schemes of the Director General of  Training (DGT) in the state. A host of new schemes are being implemented by the department throughout the state namely Centres of Excellence, PPP, Modular Employable Skills etc which is transforming the skill development in the state of Kerala.
  Dr. Sriram Venkitaraman  I.A.S
Director & State Apprenticeship Advisor
 Industrial Training Department
Phone: Off : 0471-2303856

Shri P.K Madhavan
Additional Director

State Council for Vocational Training (SCVT)
Phone: Off :0471- 2303490/2309229




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Published: Friday, 22 January 2016
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Shri. T.P. Ramakrishnan

Minister for Labour and Skills

The Labour Department of Kerala
The Labour Department aims at providing decent working conditions and improved quality of life to the workers and at ensuring harmonious industrial relations. The department has played a vital role in ensuring social security to the people of Kerala. The most important functions of the labour department include maintaining peaceful atmosphere in the labour sector, ensure co-operation and healthy relation between employers and the employed, systematic implementation of about 30 labour enactments, enhancing social security coverage of workers through better policies and programmes. The department was formed on 26th January 1946 and functioning under ministry of Labour and Rehabilitation, Government of Kerala.. More...

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