Rubber Extension Development Training

The main mandate of the Division is organizing programmes for transfer of technology and Skill development among clusters of rubber growers through organizing training programmes on various aspects of rubber cultivation, in decentralized mode. The major topics are plantation management, LFT/CUT, tapping corrections, latex collection & preservation, RSS processing & Grading, intercropping, mannuring&RubSIS, disease management, apiculture, RPS  accounts maintenance & auditing, GST, mushroom cultivation, pisciculture in rubber plantation and special training to SC/ST and women beneficiaries.  Thrust is given mainly for productivity enhancement, additional income generation, quality improvement and cost reduction practices.

Training programs are also conducted in non-traditional/NE regions for creating awareness among the stake holders and farmers for the adoption of location specific scientific/cost effective practices towards sustainability of the rubber plantation industry in the context of fall in price of NR coupled with other challenges.  Taking the need of the situation in to account, programs are conducted focusing Low Frequency Exploitation methodologies to be followed in rubber holdings with a view to reduce cost of production, increase production and productivity and improve both social status and net annual income of stakeholders. This has a remarkable impact on business modalities of RPSs and reasonable increase of business spectrum of Boards Companies involved in the process.

Name Duration Date Fee  
Leadership Development Programmes for Rubber Producers Societies
RE 01-Training in capacity building for Director Board Members of RPS 2 days Aug 08-09 Sponsored
More Available Dates
  • Aug 08-09
  • Nov 27-28
  • Feb 06-07
RE 02-Training on ISO Certificate for estate/RPS/RP companies 2 days Sep 05-06 Sponsored
More Available Dates
  • Sep 05-06
  • Mar 13-14
RE 03-Training for collection agents of RPS 2 days Feb 20-21 Sponsored
RE 04-ToT training for Latex Harvest Technicians/Apiculture 2 days
Education Development Programmes
ED08-On the job training programme for Accounts Executive students 1 day
Visit cum Training Programmes- REDT
VT 01-Sastradarshan for farmers/TT School 1 day
Long Duration Courses-REDT
CAC-Certificate course in Beekeeping at RPSs 0 -

Contact Us

National Institute for Rubber Training

Department of Training,
Rubber Board PO, Kottayam-9,
Kerala, India.
Pin: 686 009.

91-481-2353127, 2353168, 2351313, 2353325, 2353201



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