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Induction Training


The eight weeks Induction Training Programme is mandatory training for all new recruits in Subordinate Statistical Service (SSS) Cadre. The course content of Induction Training Programme has been designed and developed by keeping in view the bare minimum requirement of a SSS Official to deliver official work in effective manner at the beginning of his career. The training programme has been divided into four modules each of two weeks duration.



A. Orientation & Office Procedures

2 weeks

B. Basic Statistical Techniques & Official Statistics

2 weeks

C. Sample Survey Techniques

2 weeks

D. Computer & its Applications

2 weeks

Total duration

8 weeks

At present Module B “Basic Statistical Techniques & Official Statistics” and Module D “Computer & its Applications“ are being conducted at NSSTA, Gr. Noida, While Module A “Orientation & Office Procedures” and Module D “Sample Survey Techniques” are being conducted at 6 Zonal Offices of NSSO (FOD).