Crafts Instructor Training Scheme(CITS)

Crafts Instructor Training Scheme-NSTI JODHPUR

Under CITS

The Institute conducts Instructor Training Course under the aegis of the National Council of Vocational Training (NCVT) in the Craft Instructor Training Scheme (CITS). Training is imparted under the yearly system pattern. Admission to instructor Course is made in the month of July every year as per the admission policy prescribed by the Directorate General of Training (DGT). DGT announces the admission guidelines in newspapers, websites, and Admission forms are filled online. A common Entrance test is conducted and on the basis of Merit and seats are filled in all NSTIs and Private & govt. run Institute of Training of Trainers (IToT). At NSTI Jodhpur Training under CITS in following trades is imparted.

Sn. Trade Seating capacity Duration Remarks
1 Mechanic Motor Vehicle 50 One Year Started in August 2014 Session
2 Mechanic Diesel 50 One Year Started in August 2015 Session
3 Electrician 50 One Year Started in August 2015 Session
4 Welder 50 One Year Started in August 2015 Session
5 Fitter 50 One Year Started in Aug.2017 session.
6 Computer Software Application 25 One Year Started in Aug.2018 session.
CITS Training Course Details
Training Area Training Area Training Area
Trade Technology
• Professional Skill (Trade Practical)
• Professional Knowledge (Trade Theory)

Engineering Technology
• Workshop calculations & Science
• Engineering Drawing

•Soft Skills (CSA)

Training Methodology
• TM Theory
• TM Practical

At the end of year examination (written & practical) is conducted and successful trainees are awarded NCVT, Craft Instructor certificates, which has a National and International recognition.



How to Apply for Admission:

Admission to Craft Instructor Training courses will be made through All India Common Entrance Test (AICET). Online applications are invited through the advertisement in Employment News / regional newspapers during the month of June every year. The All India Common Entrance Test (AICET) is conducted through ONLINE exam on the date as mentioned in the advertisement every year. Merit is formed based on the ranking of the candidates.

Admission Process:

Seats are reserved for the candidates sponsored by various state directorates for admission to instructor courses under CITS well in advance and for remaining seats, admission is made through central counselling based on the AICET rank. The reservation of seats for SC, ST, OBC, PH, Women, Ex-serviceman is made as per the reservation policy of the Government of India.

Eligibility Condition:

•Candidate must have passed ITI/NTC in relevant trade under Craftsman Training Scheme of NCVT.


•Candidate must have passed National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) course under Apprenticeship Training Scheme of NCVT.


•Diploma / Degree from recognized Board of Technical Education/University or its equivalent.

The candidates undergoing training under Craftsmen Training Scheme and who are going to appear in All India Trade Test (AITT) during July, may also be considered for appearing in the AICET but their final admission in CITS courses will be subjected to successful completion of their training before completion of the final counselling.

Age Limit :

No upper limit.

CITS Courses

The objective of the Craft Instructor Training (CITS) is to train Instructors in the techniques of transferring hands-on skills, in order to
train semi-skilled / skilled manpower for industry


Contact details


Phone: 0291-2741089