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First National Symposium on Excellence in Training
Apr 20, 2015

The first National Symposium on Excellence in Training was organized by the Department of Personnel and Training in The Symposium was organized with the overarching objective of providing an annual National Platform for various stakeholders associated with training of government sector employees. The Symposium was designed on the following specific objectives:

  • To impress upon the importance of Systematic Approach to Training (SAT), and recommendations of the National Training Policy 2012.

  • To provide exposure to the trainers in Central Training Institutions and Administrative Training institutions (CTIs/ATIs) on the latest training methodologies/techniques globally.

  • To promote sharing of good practices among stakeholders involved in training.

  • To ensure continuous capacity building of Trainers, Training Managers and Training Administrators from CTIs, ATIs, and central Ministries/Departments.  

  • The Symposium discussed on topics like Developing Effective Trainers, Using Innovative Training Methodologies like Case Study Writing & Teaching and E-learning, Impact Evaluation and Assessment. 

  • A group activity session was also organized to help the Symposium benefit from thoughts of the participants, their feedback on major points. Participants were able to integrate their ideas and learnings and shared the same.

    The goal of the Government is to make Governance efficient, effective, accountable, responsive and transparent. This requires significant capacity building of its employees at all levels to meet the challenges and aspiration of the people and deliver various programmes launched by the Government. This is a big challenge before all the training institutions, faculty and trainers, to bring the required changes in skills, knowledge and aptitude of employees so that delivery improves.

  • It was announced that the Symposium will be an annual event and Department of Personnel and Training would continue with this initiative with even more enthusiasm and collective participation in the years to come. 

  • The Symposium website www.dopt-nset.in will provide a regular platform for keeping the delegates connected and all stakeholders participate through discussion forum and other unique features. 


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