Additional Skill Acquisition Programme (ASAP) is part of the State Skill Development Project that will help the advancement of Kerala Society. The ASAP has been designed to help students to attain employable resource status at the end of their Vocational Higher Secondary or Under Graduate study streams.
In order to create awareness of these students and the public various promotional activities are planned. Enrollment of students to ASAP are to be identified through feeder institutions and other selected institutions. Aptitude tests are to be conducted to gauge studentsâ€™ skill level and counselling services are to be imparted to students to guide and help them to choose the right skill development sector.
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