NIOS -Short-Term Courses

Various short-term courses offered by NIOS are given below:

Six Month Course

Title of the CourseDurationEntry Qualification
House Wiring and Electrical Appliance RepairingSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
Motor & Transformer RewindingSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
Radio & Tape Recorder RepairingSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
Cutting & TailoringSix Months 
TV RepairingSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
Cutting & TailoringSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
Dress MakingSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
Beauty CultureSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
PlumbingSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
RefrigerationSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
Air ConditioningSix MonthsBelow Secondary Level
Certificate in Desk-Top PublishingSix MonthsSenior Secondary Level
Certificate in YogSix MonthsSecondary Level
Certificate in Security ServiceSix MonthsSecondary Level
Computer Hardware Assembly & MaintenanceSix MonthsSecondary Level

One – Year Course

Title of the Course
Duration
Entry Qualification
Jute Production TechnologyOne YearSecondary Level
Plant ProtectionOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Water Management For Crop ProductionOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Oyster Mushroom Production TechnologyOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Poultry FarmingOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Typewriting (Hindi)One YearSenior Secondary Level
Typewriting (English)One YearSenior Secondary Level
Typewriting (Urdu)One YearSenior Secondary Level
Stenography (Hindi)One YearSenior Secondary Level
Stenography (English)One YearSenior Secondary Level
Secretarial PracticeOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Stenography (Urdu)One YearSenior Secondary Level
Typewriting (Hindi)One YearSecondary Level
Typewriting (English)One YearSecondary Level
Typewriting (Urdu)One YearSecondary Level
Certificate in Computer Hardware Assembly & MaintenanceOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Certificate in Computer Applications
  1. Basic Computing Skills
  2. Computer Applications
One YearSenior Secondary Level
Word Processing (MS Word)One YearSenior Secondary Level
Word Processing (MS Word)One YearSecondary Level
Furniture And Cabinet MakingOne YearSenior Secondary Level
ElectroplatingOne YearSenior Secondary Level
CarpentryOne YearSecondary Level
Solar Energy TechnicianOne YearSecondary Level
Bio-gas Energy TechnicianOne YearSecondary Level
Jan SwasthyaOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Certificate in Rural Health for Women
  1. Basics of Health Care
  2. Health andEnvironment
  3. Health Education
  4. Health Extension Activities
One yearIV class pass
Advanced Certificate in Rural Health for Women
  1. Communication Skills in Health Education
  2. Medical, Clinical and Diagnostic Skills
  3. Health Management
  4. Emerging Issues in Health Care
One YearPassouts of Certificate in Rural Health for Women
Certificate in Care of Elderly
  1. Basic Life Sciences
  2. Aspects of Aging
  3. General Care and Specific Needs of Elderly
One YearSenior Secondary Level
Laundry ServicesOne YearSecondary Level
Bakery & ConfectioneryOne YearSecondary Level
House KeepingOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Catering ManagementOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Food ProcessingOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Play Centre ManagementOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Hotel Front Office OperationsOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Preservation of Fruits & vegetablesOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Paripurna MahilaOne YearSecondary Level
Jan SwasthyaOne YearSecondary Level
LibraryClerk CourseOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Certificatein Care of Elderly
Basic Life science
Aspects of Aging
GeneralCare & specific Need of Elderly
One yearSenior Secondary Level
Certificate in Computer Hardware Assembly & MaintenanceOne YearSenior Secondary Level
Certificate in Computer Applications
  1. Basic Computing Skills
  2. Computer Applications
One YearSenior Secondary Level

Life Enrichment Courses

Paripurna MahilaOne YearSecondary Level
Jan SwasthyaOne YearSecondary Level
Yog—–Offered to literate
Bhartiya Culture and Heritage—–Offered to literate

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