Himachal Pradesh became the 2nd state after Haryana to introduce Union National Vocational Qualitative Framework (NVQF) Scheme.
The scheme has been implemented by the All India Technical Education Council and the National Skill Development Council.
i. As per the scheme, 70 skill development councils will be established and each council will be given specific trades.
ii. The scheme was being implemented for students of Class IX to Class XI and every student has to clear four levels to get the certificate.
iii. The program is being introduced in one hundred schools and each school will have to adopt two trades out of five - Information Technology, Education, Retail Security, Automobile and Health Care.