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KVK invites applications for Aquaculture Technician Course of Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI)

  Subsequent to recently getting accreditation by Agriculture Skili".Council of India (ASCI) under Ministry of Company Affairs, Government of India, The Ernakulam Krishi Vigyan Kendra of ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute is conducting one month long course entitled Aquaculture Technician from February 20th onwards. The course, which is totally free of charges envisages to impart scientific skills to twenty selected aqua farmers/ aqua farm labour/ interested youngsters in the field of practical Aquaculture, The KVK would be providing technology backstopping to successful candidates to commence/upscale their aquaculture ventures and/or would be -registering successful candidates into groups to form Aqua task force who will rendbi technical assistance to aqua farmers in aspects like seed/feed sourcing, turn-key basis cage installation, pond preparation, advisory services, fish marketing etc with technology backstopping of KVK. The Kadamakkudy Matsya Krishi Karma Sena, Pizhala is the one which is functioning in a similar way with KVK support. The Iong term objective of conducting this one month long course is to create employment opportunities in the field of Aqua farming and also to support Aquaculture ventures by providing skilled manpower. There is no educational qualification or age limit prescribed for the course. Interest of the candidate in the field will be the criteria for selection through an interview. However preference would be given to youngsters. Interested candidates may e mail the application form to kvkernakularn@yahoo.co.in. The forms can be downloaded from link given below. The Kendra can also be contacted @ 8281757450 for clarifications if any.


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