**News : – Index folder will be charged Rs. 2/- each from hence forth due to increase in printing cost.
**News : – 40th Annual General  Body Meeting of Goa Group Vocational Training Centre will be convened on 13th July 2016 at 10.30 am to Goa Group Vocational Training Centre, Supriya Apartment Ponda Goa. All the Members are requested to be present.
Goa Group Vocational Training Centre
1 Goa Group Vocational Training Centre was established in the year 1974 under the Mines Vocational Training Rules 1966, to cater to the need of the mining industry in Goa.
2 This Centre is functioning from its own premises at Supriya Apartments, Haveli Curti, Ponda (Goa) , since 1999.
3 This Centre is now catering to the need of the mining industry situated outside Goa, and under the jurisdiction of Directorate of Mines Safety, Goa Region, Margao, and they are registered under the category ’Associate Members’.
4 56 nos of member mines renewed their membership for calendar year 2012. Some of the mines are either closed/ abandoned or are amalgamated together under one name due to their common boundaries, see annexure A.
5 The permission to the Centre is renewed by Director of Mine Safety, Goa Region, for the calendar year 2012.
6 The Centre made its premises available for conducting the examination for Medical and Trade Test under the supervision of the Directorate of Mines, Safety, Goa region, Margao.
7 The Centre is maintaining adequate staff, premises and facilities such as Training equipment/ aids, models chart, book library, posters, LCD projector, LCD TV & DVD players to cater for the requirment of the mining industry. The requirements for the effective training, the above facilities are up to dated periodically. We have purchased two Simulator for drivers training & now inauguration of second simulator is done by Director of Mine Safety, Margao. We are using this for assessing of truck drivers.
8 Shri Jayant Mayee, First Class Manager’s Certificate holder and well experienced in mining activities is the Training Officer of the Centre