QF - DTPO.pdf

Desktop Publishing Operator (CTS)

  • CodeDGT/1036
  • SectorIT-ITeS
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours2080
  • Accrediting BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Certifying BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Proposed Occupation

    On successful completion of this course, the candidates shall be
    gainfully employed as:
    • Desktop Publishing Operator
    • Associate— Desktop Publishing (DTP)
    • Graphic Designer
    • Graphic Artist
    • Design Executive
    • Re-toucher Photo Studio
    • Pre-press professional
    • Self Employment

  • International Comparability

    1. Existence of any official document suggesting the comparability of the qualification with the qualifications in other countries is not known.
    2. However, ITI passed out trainees are getting employment in many Gulf countries, European countries, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore etc.

  • Progression Pathway

    • National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) by NCVT.
    • Crafts Instructor Training Scheme (CITS).
    • Self Employment

  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    1. At present the students who have passed 10th class with minimum 3 years’ experience in relevant field can appear for NCVT theory and practical semester examination directly.
    2. The students who have passed SCVT examination in Desktop Publishing Operator trade can also appear for the NCVT Examination in the relevant semester and trade directly.

  • Qualification File QF - DTPO.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    (i) Install and setup operating system and related software in a computer. Mandatory 86 3
    (ii) Create, format, edit text file, document file and BMP file by using different Accessories of Windows Mandatory 36 4
    (iii) Create, edit, format and Enhance document using word processing application software. Mandatory 144 4
    (iv) Introduce the Networking concept including sharing of different resources including Use of Internet Accessing / browsing including downloading and e-mailing Mandatory 36 4
    (v) Create, format, edit and different publication using Publication Software Adobe Page Maker. Mandatory 216 4
    (vi) Create, Edit, format and develop publication using Quark Xpress application software. Mandatory 180 4
    (vii) Install and setup scanner and scanning the documents and images. Mandatory 36 4
    (viii) Create, format, edit and develop images using Adobe Photoshop Software. Mandatory 216 4
    (ix) Draw, edit, format and develop graphics design using Corel draw application Software. Mandatory 180 4
    (x) Create, edit, format and develop page combining text and graphics using page makeup Adobe In Design application Software. Mandatory 216 4
    (xi) Create, edit and format, different types of publication using Bilingual Software. Mandatory 72 4
    (xii) Printing, binding and publishing to form a full-fledged book format. Mandatory 72 4
    (xiii) Apply safe working practices. Mandatory 18 4
    (xiv) Comply environment regulation and housekeeping. Mandatory 10 4
    (xv) Work in a team, understand and practice soft skills, technical English to communicate with required clarity. Mandatory 35 3
    (xvi) Understand and explain the concept in productivity, quality tools,and labour welfare legislation and apply such in day to day work to improve productivity & quality. Mandatory 25 5
    (xvii) Explain energy conservation, global warming and pollution and contribute in day to day work by optimally using available resources. Mandatory 15 5
    (xviii) Explain personnel finance, entrepreneurship and manage/organize related task in day to day work for personal & societal growth. Mandatory 15 5