Owing to the its successful first year of implementation i.e PMKVY 1 version. The Union Cabinet has approved the scheme for another four years(2016-2020) to impart skilling to 10 million youths of our country. 15/07/2016

The Union Cabinet had approved India's largest Skill Certification scheme Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana(PMKVY 2 version) on 20th March 2015. The scheme was subsequently launched on 15th July 2015 on the occasion of World Youth Skills Day by Honourable Prime Minister Shree. Narendra Modi.

Introduction of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) the objective of this Skill Certification scheme is to enable large number of Indian youths with Prior Learning experience or skills will also be assessed and certified under RPL.


The objectives of RPL are primarily threefold

a)  To align the competencies of the un-regulated workforce of the country to the standardised National Skills Qualification Framework(NSQF).

b)  To enhance the career / employability opportunities of an individual as well as alternative routes to higher education.

c)  To provide opportunities for reducing inequalities based on privileged certain forms of knowledge over others.




We act on behalf of our client National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). General Public is put to Notice that NSDC is the implementing agency of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Government of India fort heir flagship outcome-based skill training scheme - Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas  Yojana (PMKVY/Scheme).  The scheme intends to provide monetary reward to twenty four lakh youths after they have undergone skill development course (s) in eligible sectors from approved/affiliated training providers(Training Partners) and got assessed and declared successfully the approved Assessment Agencies.  The monetary reward shall be given to each successful candidate for only one course undertaken with any Training Partner and such monetary reward would be directly transferred to their designated bank account. PMKVY is not to be construed as a free training scheme, however, to make the training affordable to larger number of youth; Training Partners can provide credit to the trainees at their discretion.

The details of the approved/affiliated   training centers and courses are available on PMKVY Website - www.pmkvyofficial.org. The candidates can also give a missed  call  on 088000-55555 to get  full details.

It is also to be noted that NSDC and the Training Partners, i.e., approved/ affiliated training centers are using and promoting the following device mark for implementing  the above skill training scheme.

NSDC has subsisting  registrations pending application before the Competent Authorities in respect of the above device-mark both under the Copyright Act and Trade Marks Act.  It has been brought to NSDC’s notice that some unauthorized and unscrupulous persons are attempting to falsely use the above or similar device marks and and/or using the name/logo of NSDC in respect of their businesses and falsely representing that they are Training Partners for implementing the ‘PMKVY’ Skill  Training Scheme with a malafide and dishonest intention to mislead and to defraud innocent and  unwary members of the public.

The public in general is hereby cautioned against such unauthorized and unscrupulous persons claiming to be Training Partners under the Scheme and are advised to verify the details from the official website of PMKVY to confirm the validity of the claim of being a Training Partner.  NSDC shall not be liable to unwary candidates who enroll or undergo training with such unauthorized and unscrupulous persons claiming to be Training Partner without confirming the authenticity of the claims of the training providers claiming to be the Training Partners.  Severe civil / criminal action will be taken against anyone who falsely represents that it is an approved/affiliated Training Partner for implementing the ‘PMKVY’ Skill Training Scheme and such actions hall solely be at such entity’s cost, risk and consequence.

The public is also requested to bring to the notice of NSDC of such unauthorized and unscrupulous persons/entities which may be attempting to claim to be Training Partners without being so authorized. This would enable NSDC to institute appropriate steps against such persons who are not only causing loss and damages to NSDC, but are acting to prejudice of the unsuspecting public as well.

                                                                 Issued by Advocates for NSDC

                                                                 Seth Dua & Associates

                                                                 601, Sixth Floor, DLF South Court,

                                                                 Saket, New Delhi110017,

                                                                 E-mail: sethdua@sethdua.com



SSSDC Training
So far, NST Academy has completed SSSDC Training for 432 trainees spread over nine batches with effect from 01st Oct 2013 to 30th June 2014.

We have undertaken training for 9 batches under STAR-2 Programme under SSSDC.

Also, NST Academy has tied up with RDESSS (Rural Development for Education and Social Service Society (STAR-2) for carrying out security training for unarmed guards.

NST Academy is also in the process of empanelling with Maulana Azad National Academy for Skills (MANAS) as Training Provider under the Skill Development for training of unarmed security guards for youth belonging to the Minority Communities.

Mega Launch of STAR Scheme Training Programme - 2013 under SKSDC now Security Sector Skill Devolopment council - SSSDC 03/10/2013

NST Academy has done training for the security guards under STAR Scheme of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). Training Programme commenced on 1st Oct 13 and ended on 30th June 2014.

Total number of 432 candidates has been trained successfully under this scheme.