Q. Consider the following statements Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY):
1.It is a flagship scheme launched by Ministry of Labour, Employment and Training.
2.Under this Scheme, Training and Assessment fees are completely paid by the Government.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Explanation: Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) is the flagship scheme of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE) implemented by National Skill Development Corporation.
- The objective of this Skill Certification Scheme is to enable a large number of Indian youths to take up industry-relevant skill training that will help them in securing a better livelihood.
- Individuals with prior learning experience or skills will also be assessed and certified under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
- Under this Scheme, Training and Assessment fees are completely paid by the Government.
- Skill training would be done based on the National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF) and industry led standards.