QF_DTPO_CTS (VI)_NSQF-3.pdf

Desktop Publishing Operator(VI and OD) (CTS)

  • Job DescriptionDesktop Publishing Operator; typesets text on pages with required style, size and graphics using computer or optical scanners to produce printed materials for the purpose of advertisements, brochures, newsletters and forms.
  • CodeDGT/1111
  • SectorMedia & Entertainment
  • NSQF LevelLevel 3
  • 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:

    • Can join Apprenticeship programme in different types of industries leading to National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC)
    • Can join Crafts Instructor Training Scheme (CITS) in the trade for becoming instructor in ITIs.
  • 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
    • Can join Apprenticeship programme in different types of industries leading to National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC).
    • Can join Crafts Instructor Training Scheme (CITS) in the trade for becoming instructor in ITIs.
  • 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_CTS (VI)_NSQF-3.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Estimated size (Hours) Level
    Apply safe working practices 20 3
    Install and set up operating system and related software in a computer. 100 3
    Create, format, edit text file, document file and BMP file by using different Accessories of Windows 40 3
    Create, edit, format and enhance document using word processing application software. 160 3
    Introduce the Networking concept including sharing of different resources, use of Internet, accessing/ browsing, downloading and e-mailing 40 3
    Create, format, edit and different publication using publication software Adobe PageMaker. 240 3
    Create, edit, format and develop publication using Quark Xpress application software. 200 3
    Install and setup scanner and scanning the documents and images. 40 3
    Create, format, edit and develop images using Adobe Photoshop software. 240 3
    Draw, edit, format and develop graphics design using Corel draw application software. 200 3
    Create, edit, format and develop page combining text and graphics using page makeup Adobe In Design application software. 240 3
    Create, edit and format, different types of publication using bilingual software. 80 3
    Printing, binding and publishing to form a full-fledged book format. 80 3
    Revision, Project work and Examination 400 3
    Total 2080