Intensive Training Course For Visually Impaired Women
The Confederation has been conducting Intensive training courses for the benefit of visually impaired girls for last several years under the sponsorship of Marga Schulze Foundation/CBM (Germany). The participants are imparted intensive practical training and theoretical instructions in home management, basic stitching, mobility, computer applications, self-defence techniques and leadership skills.
This year the course shall commence from 22nd May to 30th June. Graduate and post graduate girls in the age group of 18-35 shall be given preference. Selected candidates shall get free board, lodging and training facilities. The best ten or more participants shall also be provided best quality laptops with screen readers on behalf of Marga Schulze Foundation/CBM. Preference shall be given to participants from other states. The candidates shall also receive Rs. 800/- per month on account of pocket money. The participants shall also receive train fare at concessional rate by AC 3 tier. Those who are interested should contact AICB office or AICB website www.aicb.org.in and should download application form by clicking link ‘upcoming events’. Their application forms duly filled and signed should reach AICB office latest by 31st March, 2017 along with bank draft of Rs. 1000/- in the name of All India Confederation of the Blind. The amount shall be refunded to those participants who will complete the training.