Disability Rehabilitation & Training Centre (DRTC)
Not only rehabilitation of the PWDs, but also creating highly educated human resources among them, NSP has been running this Training Centre since 2010. The training centre provides degree level professional courses such as B.Ed. Spl. Edn.(HI) with an intake capacity of 30 students, B.Ed. Spl. Edn.(ID)-30 students including diploma level courses such as D.Ed-Spl. Edn. (ID) - 30 students, D.Ed-Spl. Edn. (HI)- 30 students & D.Ed. Spl. Edn. (VI) - 25 students in the field of Disability Rehabilitation / Inclusive Education. The programme is a Self-financing course provided as a non-profit approach, which is affiliated by Utkal University, Bhubaneswar and got approval from Rehabilitation Council of India, New Delhi. 26 Students during a seminar organized by NSP Existing Strength and Admissions during the year: The program duration of all the above courses are of two years each. Existing Strength includes for B.Ed. Spl. Edn.(HI)- 29, D.Ed.Spl.(ID)- 10, D.Ed.Spl. Edn.(HI)- 30 and D.Ed. Spl.Edn.(VI) - 14, D.Ed.Spl.(ID)- 26 (2022-2023).
- Training Curriculum Development: RCI approved course curriculum has been prepared for the students and accordingly, they are taught for Theory and Practical classes. Seminars, Exposure visits to different Schools/Rehabilitation Projects, Participation in Community Meeting, Medical Camps and Community Development Programmes etc. were also organized during the year. ? Continuing Rehabilitation and Education (CRE): A Continuing Rehabilitation and Education (CRE) programme was conducted for 30 RCI registered professional on “Multisensory Approaches in Pre School Education”.
- Advanced Certificate Course in Inclusive Education (ACCIE): A Six months RCI approved “Advanced Certificate Course in Inclusive Education (ACCIE)” was conducted for 30 in-services Special Educator. There are about 26 candidates completed the course and got 100 CRE point each for renewal of their registration in Central Rehabilitation Register of RCI. ? Internship Program: DP MISHRA INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCE STUDIES IN SPECIAL EDUCATION AND TECHNOLOGY, KODALA, GANJAM visited our training Centre for one-month practicum internship training programme towards obtaining practical experience.
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- Cumulative/Progressive Achievements: The DRTC has covered a total 734 candidates since its inception out of them 85 nos. trainees have been able to engage themselves as teachers (in SSA under inclusive set up) and Special Educators (in Special School of Odisha state).