Admission in three month computer training course
Greetings from NAB Helpline
Admission Notice – Employment Oriented Course on Computer Application
& Assistive Technology
Under NAB - Aricent Roshni Ka Safar Project for the Blind
Course Duration: 3 months, from 3 December 2018. Classes will be held
from 10 am to 5 pm Monday through Saturday
About the Course
The Diploma in Computer Application and Access Technology course is
targeted at increasing the employability skills of visually impaired
adults. This course will also help employed visually impaired persons
in increasing efficiency and productivity at their workplace.
Computer literacy is giving the blind and low vision persons new
professional opportunities, enhancing their status at their present
jobs, and also giving them additional proficiency and confidence at
work. The course is designed to suit the needs of students as well as
working professionals. It also aims to help the job seekers to
recognize and seize opportunities in both public and private sector.
NAB Delhi maintains the ideal Student PC ratio of 1:1 and Teacher–
Student ratio of 1: 7
• Candidates who have passed Class 12th are eligible.
• Basic knowledge of English is a must
The syllabus of this course is based on the course prescribed for the
National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT),
CCC Certificate Exam. After successful completion of the course
trainees, become eligible to give the CCC exam and get a Government
A contemporary course on Personality Development and English
Communication Skills is also an integral part of the training. The
tailor-made curriculum is devised to work upon both the written and
spoken English with a special emphasis on other elements of soft
skills like interpersonal skills, leadership and managerial skills,
writing business mails, improving body language etc. to make each
The following topics are included in the syllabus.
• Basic Hardware and Software concepts
• Operating System (MS Windows)
• Word Processing (MS Word)
• Spreadsheet (MS Excel)
• Internet Browsing
• Indian Language Word Processing (Optional)
• Screen Reading Software including Basic Operation and Screen
• Scanning and OCR
• Mobile phone accessibility
• Digital eBook reading (DAISY, PDF, EPUB etc.)
• Utilities such as Dictionary, Encyclopedia, games, music,
file compression and system maintenance
• English Communication
• Soft skills and personality development
Who should join?
• Visually impaired persons seeking employment.
• Persons already employed, who want to retain their
productivity in the current office environment.
• Any visually impaired who wants to explore the world of
information available in the Cyber World and wants to remain
independent in education, profession and daily living activities or
• Senior citizens who are losing their sight and have desire
to read and write in his/her full life
How to join?
Please make an application in the prescribed format available from NAB
Delhi free of cost. Employed persons may get their Application Form
forwarded by their employers. The form can be downloaded from our
The form can also be collected in person from our office on all
weekdays between 10 am to 5 pm. The form can also be acquired by post
or email by sending a request to Head, Computer Department.
Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.
People who are not in a position to join this full time course can opt
for the Customized Training Program. This is for those who need to
learn specific skills and are not in a position to join a full time
In such trainings, the curriculum is modified to suit the needs of the
trainees and a flexible schedule of classes is worked out for them.
The financial implication of the courses mentioned below is as under
for each trainee.
Registration fee (One Time, non-refundable) for all candidates - Rs.1000/-
Training fees for self-employed candidates, from Government
Departments, public Sector Undertakings &Pvt.Sector - Rs. 5000 per
Payment can be made by Cash/Cheque/Draft in favor of "National
Association for the Blind" payable at New Delhi.
NAB Delhi State Branch has limited hostel facility for Computer Trainees.
Request for hostel accommodation should be made at the time of
submitting the application form. The hostel expenses (including food)
per trainee is Rs. 3500 per month.
Our training centre is accredited by National Institute of Electronics
and Information Technology (NIELIT),, the apex body for accreditation
of computer training programs in the country.
Note: - Candidates who are applying within Delhi/NCR region will have
to appear for personal interview at National Association for the
Blind, Sector 5 R K Puram New Delhi, 110022 at a date and time which
will be intimated to them. Those who are applying from outside
Delhi/NCR region will undergo telephonic interview.
To get registered for next diploma batch contact NAB Helpline on
011-26102944 with Extension 117.