NSQF-Agro Processing.pdf

Agro Processing

  • Job DescriptionA trainee of the trade 'Agro processing' is responsible for the pre-processing, preparation and packaging of  whole pulses, cereal-based products, spice powders, oil from oil seeds, rice, and soya products. The trainee also operates agro processing machinery. 
  • SectorFood Industry
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours2080
  • Accrediting BodiesNational Council for Vocational Training (NCVT)
  • Certifying BodiesNational Council for Vocational Training (NCVT)
  • Proposed Occupation

    The qualification gives access to jobs such as Quality Analysist in Agro Processing industry, Supervisor in Agro Processing Industry, Packaging Supervisor in Agro Processing industry, Skilled Worker in Food MNC, and Entrepreneur in Agro processing.

  • International Comparability

    Existence of any official document suggesting the comparability of the qualification with the qualifications in other countries is not known. However, ITI passed out trainees are getting employment in many Gulf countries, European countries, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore etc.

  • Progression Pathway

    This qualification will enable the trainee to find employment as a skilled worker to perform jobs in the Agro Processing field

  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    At present the students who have passed 10th class with minimum 3 years experience can appear for NCVT theory and practical semester examination directly. The students who have passed SCVT examination can also appear for the NCVT Examination in the relevant semester and Trade directly.

  • Qualification File NSQF-Agro Processing.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    Professional Skills Mandatory 1320 4
    Professional Knowledge Mandatory 264 4
    Employability Skills Mandatory 88 4
    Extra Curricular Activities Mandatory 88
    In-plant Training/Project Work Mandatory 160
    Admission & Examination Mandatory 160