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DDU-GKY mandates Project Implementing Agencies (PIAs) to follow Assessment and certification of National Council for Vocational Training (NCVT)/ Sector Skill Council or that of any agency notified by the Ministry of Rural Development. • This presentation deals attempts to explain about the Assessment and certification process and the certifying bodies . • Part 1 of the Presentation deals with the Certifying agencies NSQF, NCVT and SSCs • Part 2 of the Presentation deals with assessment in the context of DDDU-GKY and procedures involved for assessment and certification.


Evaluation of a candidate during and after the completion of training’ • Internal Assessment (Also termed Formative Assessment) : This is continuous and an integral part of curriculum. E.g.: Announced/unannounced quizzes, assignments , tests. • External Assessment (Also termed Summative Assessment) Undertaken by a third party agency (NCVT/SSC/agency notified by MoRD

National Occupational Standards (NOS)

Employers through their respective SSCs lay down the National Occupational Standards (NOS) • It specifies the standard of performance for an individual and are considered as benchmarks for good performance • It defines the measurable outcome required from an individual • Example: For a Sales Associate, one of the NOS would be to 'To help customers choose right products'


• A set of NOSs comprise a QP • It is available for every job role in every industry • It drives both the creation of curriculum as well as assessments • These job roles are for every level of proficiency and are aligned to National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF)

Sector Skill Council

Sector Skill Council (SSC) - employer led organization covering specific industries. • Presently -40 SSCs in India under National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)* • Licensed and regulated by the National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF) • Links skilling ecosystem to the demands of the industry/sector, to ensure that content, assessment and certification are relevant to the industry. • Aids in industry absorption and retention • Responsible for creation of National Occupational Standards (NOS) and Qualification Packs (QP)** • DDU GKY–MoRD have a tie up with NSDC and Sector Skill Councils (SSC) for outcome based training, assessments and certifications *(http://www.sscnasscom.com/ssc-list/list-national-sector-skill-councils/) (http://www.nsdcindia.org/sites/default/files/files/Contact-Details-SSC.pdf) **(http://www.ddugky.gov.in/ssc-details- Summary of QP/NOS List as on 19th July 2016)