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National Occupational Standards

Name of Sector Certificate of Industry Validations
Agriculture Certificate
Automotive Certificate
Construction Certificate
Capital Goods Certificate
Electronics and Hardware  
Gems & Jewellery Certificate
Healthcare Certificate
IT-ITeS Certificate
Leather Certificate
Media and Entertainment  
Plumbing Certificate
Retail Certificate
Rubber Certificate
Security Certificate
Telecom Certificate


Standards under Public View

Click on the tab below to view the Occupation Standards drafted by Sector Skill Council duly approved by their Industry.


These Occupational Standards are open for public viewing for a month. All those who have participated in development and validation of standards as well as the industry are informed by the SSC that the Occupational Standards have been published for comments.


Any comments or feedback can be addressed to Rajiv Mathur, Head - Standards and QA at NSDC on qrc.feedback@nsdcindia.org


All comments/ feedback received during the period will be responded to by respective Sector Skill Council under intimation to NSDC


After one month of public viewing, these standards will be promulgated as National Standards.


Capital Goods-Standards on Public View till 12th June 2015

Construction- Standards on Public View till 31st May 2015

Media and Entertainment – Standards on Public View till 31st May 2015

Mining-Standards on Public View till 20th June 2015

Telecom-Standards on Public View till 11th June 2015

Textile-Standards on Public View till 05th June 2015


Standards Under Industry Validation

The tabs of the various Sector Skill Councils below include the Occupational Standards which are currently under Industry Validation..


These standards are uploaded for public to share comments or observations to the concerned Sector Skill Council or to NSDC.


These standards could be used by any training organization to build curriculum and use them for training purposes on the condition that when the industry validation is completed by the concerned Sector Skill Council, if required, they will do the necessary changes in the curriculum


For any clarifications please write to Rajiv Mathur, Head – Standards and QA on rajiv.mathur@nsdcindia.org





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Tourism & Hospitality


Drafts Standards



The tabs of the various Sector Skill Councils below list the draft Occupational Standards for few job roles only. The Occupational Standards for other job roles are currently in the development stage.


These drafts are uploaded for public viewing so as to enable anyone for sending in any comments or observations. In the draft state, they are not meant for building any curriculum or any other allied activity.


NSDC has not done any due-diligence on these standards.


For any clarifications please write to Rajiv Mathur, Head – Standards and QA on rajiv.mathur@nsdcindia.org


Automotive – Draft | View List

BFSI - Draft | View List

Capital Goods - Draft | View List

Healthcare – Draft | View List

Handicrafts - Drafts | View List

Media and Entertainment – Draft | View List

Power – Draft | View List

Rubber – Draft | View List

Trainers & Assessors – Draft | View List

Tourism & Hospitality – Draft | View List