Computer Training For Visually Impaired
Foundation Course in Computers and Employability
Duration: 6 Months*
The new batch for Foundation Course in Computers and Employability for the visually impaired will commence on November end, 2019. Candidates who know basic can come till 15th December.
Introduction to RCG Foundation:
RCGF, an NGO was established in 2008 with a mission to focus on empowering and rehabilitating the Visually Challenged in new age employment opportunities, by making them employability literate, skilled in English communications, Mobility & Personality development to enable them stand on their own feet and secure a job, support their family, and to be a role model for the other Visually Challenged people.
Introduction to Foundation Course in Computers and Employability:
Computer Training for the visually impaired is the greatest form of empowerment which opens up the world to them: a world of information (aiding research, education, daily living, recreation), people, jobs, books
(print to voice).
Computer training involves training on Computer Basics, MS office applications, Internet using the JAWS & NVDA screen reading software which are talking software that aid the visually impaired to “hear” everything
that a sighted person would “read”.
1. Computers with Windows 10operating system and Office 2010,
A. Jaws 18
B. Latest NVDA
2. Audio files for Theory
3. Training Manuals and student manuals
4. Self paced exercises for each concept.
5. Weekly tests and final assessment test.
6. Designed Curriculum with computer concepts and employment aspects.
7. Tactile Diagrams
8. EYE tool for automated correction and self learning.
9. Spelling Tool
10. Real world exposure through role simulations on the computer
The duration of the course is 6months. The first 6 months will be focused on basic computers with English communication, mobility, employability and personality development.
Timings : 9:30 AM – 5:15 PM, Monday – Saturday
Start Date : November end, 2019
Premise : Rcg training center, Kakkanad, Ernakulam, Kerala
Course Fee : No Course Fee
Accommodation will be provided.
Assistance will be provided in getting employment for eligible candidates based on their performance
Any visually impaired person with graduation or equivalent diploma. PUC/+2 pass candidates may be considered on an exception basis.
Age should not be more than 35 years.
Who want to use computer skills for their education/ employment.
Visually Impaired persons who can dedicate their full time for the entire course duration.
Important Note:* Persons who are waiting to join other courses/education/employment during this period that is November 1st , 2019 to June 2020 are not eligible to join the course.
Register for the training on or 30th November 2019.
Registered candidates should come down to Info park, Kakkanad on or before 15th December 2019. It helps us to assist you with the hostel/PG accommodation
- Seats are available on first come first serve bases
For further queries contact us:*
Anju Narayanan, Chief Trainer: 9526629949
Eldho K Abraham, Assistant Trainer: 7907995761