PMKVY stands for Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana. Find here Courses details, registration guidelines and how to apply for franchise.
Actually, this is the flagship scheme of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE). The objective of this Skill Certification Scheme is to enable a large number of Indian youth to take up industry-relevant skill training that will help them in securing a better livelihood. Individuals with prior learning experience or skills will also be assessed and certified under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
The duration of the scheme is 4 Years. That is 2016 to 2020. Additionally, the scheme has a target of skill development of 1 Crore youth over a period of 4 years. This target is more than 4 times the target of the inaugural phase of PMKVY. This makes PMKVY as one of the largest skill development programs globally.
The Government has allocated a budget of Rs.12000 Crore towards the next phase of the scheme. It highlights the importance and priority Government is giving for resource mobilization for the success of Skill India Mission. This will further augment the Country’s position in becoming the Skill Capital of the World.
To ensure wide and equitable coverage, the scheme has special provisions for residential training for special candidates. The list includes People with Disability (PWD), North Eastern Region(NER), Kashmir & Keh region, Andaman, Nicobar, Lakshadweep and Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected areas.
The Govt. will establish Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (Model Skills Centres) in each district of the country to ensure inclusiveness and to make skill development more aspirational.
The addition of residential training component to PMKVY will encourage enrollment, participation, and completion of training. Also, it will give the much-needed support to special areas and groups.
PMKVY Franchise – Features
If you have already a training center, you can apply for the affiliation of the PMKVY franchise. All the center including private training partners, corporate and Government affiliated will need to go through the Central Accreditation and Affiliation process as defined by the guidelines to avail the Franchisee. Any exception in the Centre Accreditation and Affiliation would be processed depending on various cases. Different cases would have a different approach by the committee.
However, the committee may consider any exception or take different approaches in the Centre Accreditation and Affiliation process depending on various cases.
As an affiliated training center, you have to pay a Registration Fee of Rs. 12000. Additionally, you have to pay an annual monitoring fee of Rs. 8000. Basically, the fee is to monitor the activities of the training centers. Training Centers will also have to a pay an Affiliation fee of Rs. 1000 for each job role. Actually, the training center will get affiliation according to the job roles.
Industry/Skill Council & Number of Courses/Job Roles
- Agriculture: 10
- Apparel, Made ups & Home Furnishing: 09
- Automotive: 10
- Beauty and Wellness: 07
- BFSI (Banking, Financial Services & Insurance): 06
- Capital Goods: 06
- Construction: 07
- Domestic Workers: 04
- Earthmoving & Infrastructure Building: 10
- Electronics & Hardware: 09
- Food Processing: 05
- Furniture and Fitting: 02
- Gems and Jewellery: 09
- Green Jobs: 05
- Handicrafts: 08
- Healthcare: 08
- Iron & Steel: 09
- IT and ITES: 06
- Leather: 06
- Life Science: 05
- Logistics: 08
- Media and Entertainment: 08
- Mining: 09
- Paints & Coatings: 01
- Plumbing: 03
- Power Industry: 06
- Retail: 03
- Rubber: 09
- Security Services: 01
- Sports: 03
- Telecom: 10
- Textiles & Handloom: 07
- Tourism & Hospitality: 09
Total number of courses are 221.
PMKVY Franchise – Training Center
You have to design the training center to deliver PMKVY (Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana) with a dedicated team. Training centers can provide government-sponsored programs with guidelines pertaining with respective authorities.
However, according to the policy, the PMKVY Franchisee will get less priority. And these franchisees, according to their performance will either be converted to a dedicated training center or be phased out. First level franchisees can work under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) Scheme. A suitable amount of due diligence is required between PMKVY franchisee and franchisor. In addition, there must be a legal agreement to govern all franchisee and franchisor.
NSDC shall not interfere in operational and disputes between franchisee and franchisor. After the specific duration of time, you have to close the franchise outlet. Because the scheme will not promote Training Centers to carry out other business operations using the resources provided by the PMKVY (Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana) further. The training center will have to ensure attendance and will be assessed at all times. Students who do not have a bank account will be provided a Jan Dhan account with the help of the Training Centers associated with PMKVY (Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana) Scheme.
Training Partners are always under the microscope in the PMKVY (Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana) scheme. Additionally, NSDC and SSC highly appreciate the digital training facilities and suitable instructions. The centers must develop highly relevant curriculum to the employability. The Govt. will constantly monitor the training sessions.
How To Apply for PMKVY Franchise
If you already have a training center or you want to open a new one, in both cases, you have to apply for the accreditation. And you can file the application online also. Before you begin the form filling process, it is recommended that you download the static format of CAAF (Centre Accreditation Application Form) to understand the details/ documents required for successful submission of CAAF. You can login @ http://www.skillindiamission.com/apply-pmkvy-ndlm-franchise-online.php for filing the online application for PMKVY Franchise.