Training Needs of Rural Young Girls in Selected Vocation in Udham Singh Nagar District of Uttarakhand

Sonika Sharma, Neelam Bhardwaj, Diksha Sharma and Annu Devi Gora


Rural young girls in selected vocations. The findings of the study revealed that regarding vocational training needs of rural young girls in selected vocations, maximum need in Clothing and Textiles (2.70) was major area identified for training, followed by Others (Computers skills and Beautician courses, 2.66). Foods and Nutrition (2.61), Family Resource Management (2.53), and Agriculture and allied sector (1.88) were the other preferences for training. Training needs in subareas of major vocations were also calculated. Stitching under Clothing and Textiles, Computers training under others, fruit and vegetable preservation under Foods and Nutrition, Event management under Family Resource management and Nursery as well as crop management under Agriculture and allied sector were found to be areas where respondents indicated to have training.

Keyword: Vocational training need; Rural young girls

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