National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme
Tags: Apprenticeship Act, Registration under Apprentice,
National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (NAPS) is a new scheme of Government of India to promote apprenticeship. It was launched on19th August 2016.
The scheme has the following two components:
Reimbursement of 25% of prescribed stipend subject to a maximum of Rs. 1500/- per month per apprentice by the Government of India to all employers who engage apprentices.
Reimbursement of cost of basic training ( upto a limit of Rs. 7500/- for a maximum of 500 hours/3 months) by the Government of India to Basic Training Providers (BTPs) in respect of apprentices who come directly for apprenticeship training without any formal training.
Candidate may access the apprenticeship portal http://www.apprenticeship.gov.in/Pages/Apprenticeship/ApprenticeRegistration.aspx