Apprentices Act

Chapter II: Apprentices and Their Training


Section 6: Period of apprenticeship training.

The period of apprenticeship training, which shall be specified in the contract of apprenticeship, shall be as follows-
(a) in the case of trade apprentices who, having undergone institutional training in a school or other institution recognised by the National Council, have passed the trade tests or examinations conducted by that Council or by an institution recognised by that Council, the period of apprenticeship training shall be such as may be determined by that Council;
(aa) in the case of trade apprentices who, having undergone institutional training in a school or other institution affiliated to or recognised by a Board or State Council of Technical Education or any other authority which the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette specify in this behalf, have passed the trade tests or examinations conducted by the Board or State Council or authority, the period of apprenticeship training shall be such as may be prescribed;
(b) in the case of other trade apprentices, the period of apprenticeship training shall be such as may be prescribed;
(c) in the case of graduate or technician apprentices, technician (vocational) apprentices, the period of apprenticeship training shall be such as may be prescribed.

Related Keywords
Appointment Letter/Contract of Employment  Apprentices  Apprentices - Hiring of an Apprentice  Apprentices - Termination of Apprentices Contract  Closure Of An Undertaking/Establishment  Employee Joining The Company  Intention To Lock Out Employees  Lay Off Of Employees  Strike  Temporary Closure or Reopening Of An Establishment  Training  Transfer Of Establishment/Undertaking  Transfer of Factory Licence 

Related Documents
Schedule to Rule 7 -   Rule 7: Period of Apprenticeship Training