Dimapur : Central Institute of Horticulture, Nagaland after successfully conducting three months certificate course on Modern Nursery Management Practices of Horticulture Crops, announced to conduct Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) accredited courses for the skill development of the youth of North-East.
Announcement of commencing ASCI accredited courses was made during the certificate distribution programme was organized on December 16, where Dr. Lallan Ram, Director, CIH encouraged the trainees to utilize their skills for nursery development in North East region. He appreciated the efforts of the trainers of the institute and resource persons from SASRD/ ICAR/ State Horticulture Department/ NHB and private organizations in making the course successful. Feedbacks were given by the trainees during the programme. A total of 19 trainees from 5 states of North East (Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya and Nagaland) completed the certificate course.
The programme was led by Prabin, i/c Certificate Course and brief remark was presented by AK Singh, Course Coordinator. The course had 48 theory classes and 48 practical sessions. A 15 days internship programme was also organized at Daffodil Nursery where hands on training on all aspects of nursery management were given to the trainees.
It was informed that one month Skill Development courses accredited by Agriculture Skill Council of India would commence from January 16, 2017.
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