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Updated on 18 Jan, 2015


Certificate of Competency in Power Distribution (Technicians) (CCPD)

Minimum Duration: 6 Months
Maximum Duration: 2 Years
Course Fee: Rs. 3,000
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar

Eligibility:

Technicians /Equivalent Tradesman working in  power industry or electricity sector (sponsored candidates)          OR
Electrical technicians/ working candidates at least 8th pass       (Non-sponsored)

Certificate of Competency in Power Distribution (CCPD) (Technicians)
 
programmehas been developed by the School of Engineering & Technology, IGNOU in collaboration with the Ministry of Power under IGNOU-MoP Project towards implementing the competency based skill development training for the electrical technicians/equivalent level work force of the country. Training for on job employees for upgrading their skills and need of skilled fresh recruits/manpower with required skill and knowledge is the critical need of continuously growing power industry.
 
The main objectives of this programme are to:
  • To offer need based and tailor made academic programme for the specific need of technicians/equivalent level workforce engaged in electricity sector.
  • To the enhance quality and productivity of electrical technicians through competency-based training.
  • To train, assess and certify the skills and competencies of electrical technicians.
  • To provide better industrial education linkage by matching learner’s educational needs while collaborating with professional bodies.
  • To help technicians to improve their ability and to make them eligible for acquiring further knowledge/training/ educational qualification.
 
You are a stakeholder in the power industry, both as a consumer and as an employee or you may be aspiring to take up a job in the electrical industry. Therefore, you would surely welcome this opportunity of capacity building through a specially designed training programme
   
Programme Duration:
Minimum 6 Months; Maximum 2 years
Admission:
January Session  and July Session (Twice in a year)
Programme Fee:
Rs. 3000/-
Eligibility:
Technicians /Equivalent Tradesman working in  power industry or electricity sector (sponsored candidates)          OR
Electrical technicians/ working candidates at least 8th pass       (Non-sponsored)
Medium of Instruction:
English / Hindi
Course materials in the form of printed booklets will be sent to students from IGNOU
( At present printed booklets: English; Other under process ,Hindi  translated material can be made available at PSC  for photocopy )  
Term End  Exam(TEE) papers will be bilingual (in English and Hindi)
Counselling  sessions:
14 sessions (28 hours) at Programme Study  Centres
Hands-on training/Practical
 3-4 Weeks (minimum 18 days) at identified Programme Study Centres (PSC)
Evaluation:
Theory : Term End Exams and Assignments
Practical :Continuous Evaluation and Practical Exam/Viva voce
Examination Months:
January Session: June 1st to 30th  July Session: December 1st to 30th