Skill Development Trainings

AFARM conducts skill development trainings / entrepreneurship development programs primarily for livelihoods seeker HHs & also conducts TOT for those working on rural livelihoods promotion. Main participant groups are remained as members of women SHGs & Farmer groups. Over the years, AFARM has provided skill development trainings to 19,000 persons. Training areas cover all three sectors namely on farm, off farm & Non farm micro enterprises.

Sr. No. Name of Training Module No of Trainings No of Trainees
A
On-farm livelihoods 450 11394
B
Off-farm livelihoods 186 6229
C
Non –Farm Livelihoods 51 1459

Grand Total 687 19082

On-farm livelihoods

Sr. No. Name of Training Module No of Trainings No of Trainees
1
Floriculture Production 6 149
2
Horticulture Production 26 643
3
Improved Cultivation practices of Cotton, LEISA Cotton, Soya been 10 290
4
Livelihood Literacy Classes ( 3 months ) 146 2138
5
Nursery Raising & Management 15 345
6
On Farm micro enterprises 15 557
7
Paddy Cultivation using SRI method 26 791
8
Packages of Practices of production of Pulses, Cereals, Oilseeds, Cotton etc. 117 3112
9
Sustainable Agriculture Production Technologies 42 1990
10
Improved Vegetable Cultivation 43 1262
11
Vermi-compost production 4 117

Total 450 11394

Off-farm livelihoods

Sr. No. Name of Training Module No of Trainings No of Trainees
1
Livestock based Micro enterprises 19 850
2
Dairy Management 88 2823
3
Fruit Processing 3 85
4
Goat Rearing 27 991
5
Honey Bee rearing 1 25
6
Poultry 47 1429
7
Raisin Making 1 26

Total 186 6229

Non –Farm Livelihoods

Sr. No. Name of Training Module No of Trainings No of Trainees
1
Bakery Products 1 19
2
Bamboo Craft 2 60
3
Fashion Designing 1 28
4
Food Products 6 157
5
Jam Jelly Making 2 65
6
Masala Making 34 1007
7
Papad Making 1 27
8
Phenyl Making 3 76
9
Rexin Bag Making 1 20

Total
51 1459

Grand Total 687 19082