ORIENTATION OF PERSONNEL THROUGH SHORT-TERM TRAINING PROGRAMMES

The Centre conducts a variety of short-duration sensitization/orientation/training programmes on issues related to visual impairment and rehabilitation for a range of personnel. These programmes are of the duration of one day to two weeks. These are intended to orient Rural functionaries such as ICDS Workers, Panchayat Leaders, Village Administrative and Welfare Officers; School Teachers and Headmasters; Media Personnel; Senior State Government Officers; Rehabilitation Professionals such as Special Teachers, Vocational Instructors, Mobility Instructors, Optometrists, Ophthalmologists, Placement Workers, and Parents of Visually Impaired and Multiple Handicapped Children.