ICAR-IIHR Organized Training Programme for Non-Metric / ITI casual laborers (Temporary status)
A three-day training programme was organized for "Non-Metric / ITI casual laborers (Temporary status)" from October 5- 7, 2015. There were 63 participants. Among the participants there were 49 from IIHR, 10 from Central Horticulture Experimental Station, Chetthalli and 4 from KVK, Gonikoppal.
The participants were imparted training on behavioral etiquettes with senior officers and colleagues, values and ethics, office procedures, vigilance and RTI, basic knowledge of computers/typing, works in finance section, works in farm management (crop harvest and disposal, sales counter operations, safeguarding institute properties), gardening and nursery management, lab-related work (log book maintenance, handling of chemicals, maintenance of chemicals and glass wares), management of guest house/ hostel work in library (maintenance of magazines/ newspaper records, shifting/shorting of publication as per category of publication, dressing up of publications), maintenance of spray and other equipments, tractor and large vehicle maintenance etc.
The participants were also provided better exposure on different activities, achievements and technologies of the institute. Additionally all the participants were taken to demonstration and experimental fields, sales units and various labs. The trainees were very much satisfied with the programme and informed that they have learnt many new insights relevant for their day to day job. The average knowledge gain of the participants was 34 % from the above training programme. Dr B Balakrishna, Mr Alok Kumar and Dr R Venkattakumar organized this programme.
Session on behavioural etiquettes by Dr R Venkattakumar
Farm management activities
Dr AK Chakravarthy, PS and Head, Division of Entomology and Nematology distributed the certificates
Updated on 12.10.2015