ICDS Training Programme

ICDS training is a national initiative for quality improvement in training of ICDS functionaries to achieve improvement in the quality of early childhood care & development.  The project envisages transforming approaches to the training of ICDS functionaries. It also focuses on quality and recognizes merit with rewards and incentives.
The training aims to make ICDS functionaries as agents of social change instead of officials simply discharging their said duties.

Funding Pattern

Cost sharing ratio between centre & state government – 90 : 10


ICDS Supervisors, Anganwadi workers & helpers


Initial job training and later refresher training after completing every two years.

Eligibility Criteria

Functionaries of ICDS programme

How to Avail

Through 13 Anganwadi training centers & one Middle Level Trainaing Centre (MLTC), Kalamassery, Kochi

Target Group