|1. Training of Trainers (TOT)
will be conducted in January every year for a period of two weeks.
DTO's, Medical College faculty and also trainers of STS & STLS
are eligible for undergoing this training. The prerequisite is that
the candidate should have undergone modular training. The thrust
area of training would be to help the candidates acquire the skills
to be a good facilitators and resource persons.|
|2. STDC training
will be conducted in March / April every year for a period of three
weeks. The STDC personnel namely Epidemiologist, Bacteriologist,
Statistician, TB specialist and trainers of STS & STLS are
eligible for undergoing this training.
After one week common training these personnel would be given
intensive training in their respective specialties for the remaining
|3. Regular RNTCP Modular Training
will be conducted in July every year. The participants would be
DTO’s, MO-TC’s, STS & STLS.
They would receive modular training as per RNTCP for the
duration given in the guidelines.|
|4.Training for Programme Managers
will be conducted in September every year for a period of two weeks.
The STO and MO working in the State TB Units are eligible for under
going this training. It is presumed that these staff would already
have under gone modular training and hence the thrust of this
training would be on managerial skills. They would be given exposure to computer application,
supervision management etc. |
|5. Post graduate Training
will be conducted in October / November every year for ten working
days. The MD students of Community Medicine, Chest Medicine and
General Medicine are eligible for undergoing this training.
The teaching will be in the form of Presentation and
|6. NGOs and Private Practitioner’s training.
will be conducted in December every year for two days. This would be
held on request received from States / Central TB Division, and
would be held NTI or in the respective states.
This training would be for NGO’s and private practitioners.
|7. WHO Fellowship
NTI is a collaborative center, WHO fellows would be trained as &
when the request are made.|