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
RE 02-Training on ISO Certificate for estate/RPS/RP companies 2 days Mar 06-07 Rs. 0 / day + [18% GST]
RE 03-Training for collection agents of RPS 2 days
RE 04-ToT training for Latex Harvest Technicians/Apiculture 2 days
Outstation Training Programmes
DT 01-Training at RPS centres/selected centres 1 day
DT 02-Training for Marginalised groups 1 day
DT 03-Refresher training for workers of RPS/GPC, Rubber Tappers Bank Members, Kudumbasree, SHG members/leaders 2 days
DT 04-Orientation training on rubber based industry 1 day
DT 05-Training on quality control of different marketable forms of NR & other topics 1 day
DT 06-Training for women empowerment/ Pro-women gender budgeting 8 days
Education Development Programmes
ED08-On the job training programme for Accounts Executive students 3 days
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 365 days May 01-Apr 30 Rs. 1000/-[+ 18% GST]
Extension Development Training
RE01-Training in capacity building for Director Board Members of RPS RE01 2 days

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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