Units/Cell

  • Extension Training
  • The Extension Training Unit of Directorate of Extension regularly assess the Training Needs through the involvement of ‘Workshop on Training Need Assessment’ involving EEI, concerned States Agriculture & Allied Departments, SAMETIs and other Stakeholders on the regional level and provides technical support to State Departments and training institutions to follow a systematic approach for quality improvement in the delivery of training programmes.
                                             The national level training schedule for the Model Training Courses and four Extension Education Institutes are developed at National level and State Department officials are sensitized to develop a perspective State training plan. The set of formats has been developed and standardized for the evaluation/impact assessment of training programmes.
                                                                                                                                    In order to re-orient and develop an effective training strategy, the Directorate of Extension acts as a nodal agency at the national level to strengthen agricultural extension services and net-working of training infrastructure in the country.
                                                          Extension Training Unit is currently implementing following schemes/ components on the HRD/ capacity building of extension functionaries and components for skill development of rural youth, farmer and farm-women: More..

Last Updated On: 3 Oct, 2016