QF_Stone Mining Machine Operator_CTS_NSQF-4.pdf

Stone Mining Machine Operator (CTS)

  • Job DescriptionStone Mining Machine Operator cuts stones or rock faces in mine with machine or hand tools. Identifies Flaggy limestone, slate granite, marble etc. Dimensional and decorative stones. Responsible to know the method of stone strength, chemical composition and physical characteristics of stones.
  • Last Revised
  • CodeDGT/1120
  • SectorMining
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours2080
  • Accrediting BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Certifying BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Proposed Occupation

    Stone Mining Machine Operator has a wide scope of Employability ranging from self-employment, contractual employment to Industrial jobs. On successful completion of this course, the candidates shall be gainfully employed in the industries for following occupations:

    • 8111.1200 – Stone Cutter, Mines
    • 8111.1400 – Mine Cutting and Channelling Machine Operator
  • 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.

  • 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 ‘Stone Mining Machine Operator’ trade can also appear for the NCVT Examination in the relevant semester and Trade directly.

  • Qualification File QF_Stone Mining Machine Operator_CTS_NSQF-4.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Estimated size (Hours) Level
    Follow safety procedure, practices and achieve safety standards 40 4
    Identify various types of stones, their commercial varieties and different types of textures in stones. 80 4
    Identify various types of stones, their commercial varieties and different types of textures in stones. 80 4
    Apply the methods of finding stones, their properties and testing procedures and identify various types of tools used in stone mining 200 4
    Basic fitting operation – marking, Hacksawing, Centre punching, Filing, Drilling, devices-fixing, Funner etc. Accuracy: ± 0.25mm 160 4
    Set the different parameters to measure various physical and electrical components involving basic operations on different machines observing standard procedure and check for accuracy. 80 4
    Identify mineral by conducting Physcio-Mechanical tests on stones 120 4
    Diagnose & rectify the defects in stone and stone masonry. 160 4
    Dismantle & assemble mining machineries from vehicle along with other accessories. 500 4
    Plan, Execute commissioning and evaluate performance of manual and mechanized mining machines 340 4
    Remove waste rock by using hydraulic excavator front end loader with safety measures 320
    Revision, Project work and Examination 2080
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