National Skill Training Institute (W), Trichy offers Industrial Skill training under Craftsmen Training Scheme(CTS), Instructor Skill training under Craft Instructors Training Scheme(CITS), Demand-driven Short-term courses, Special programs for training the Instructors of ITIs ,Tailor-made courses as per industry’s demand. The Skill Training is provided through CTS (Craftsmen Training Scheme) and CITS (Craftsmen Instructor Training Scheme) courses under Vocational Training Programmes. Besides Long Term training, several short-term courses are also being conducted throughout the year in the field of Fashion Designing, Basic Tailoring, Beautician, Electronics, LED/LCD TV servicing, Mobile Phone servicing, Photoshop etc. based on demand. All the long term courses are conducted under DST (Dual System of Training) mode. The DST is an amalgamation of theoretical training imparted through ITIs and practical training imparted through the Industry. DST helps enable Industry linkages and provide hands on experience to students on industries latest/ updated technologies.