Capacity Building Training and Awareness programmes


Capacity building training programmes is targeted to People’s Representatives, Officials, Watershed Community, Watershed Committee, Watershed Development Team and NGOs. Apart from our own faculty, external faculties from Research and Development Institutions and Government Departments are invited to facilitate the training progrrammes.

Following are the major trainings being conducted

  1. Training cum Exposure programme on watershed management
  2. Detailed Project Report preparation of watersheds
  3. Implementation of Engineering and Agronomic treatment measures
  4. Organic farming
  5. Soil fertility management
  6. Fodder grass cultivation
  7. Livelihood planning
  8. Management of Revolving Fund
  9. Beekeeping
  10. Animal husbandry practices
  11. Inland fish cultivation
  12. Accounting, Record Keeping and MIS


As part of awareness generation programme, we participate in exhibitions organized by various institutions. We have exhibited our experience in watershed and agriculture related activities at 13th International Conference of IASC , Hyderabad, Agriculture Technology Week at CPCRI, Kasaragod, National Seminar On Watershed Management orgsnised by Soil Survey Organisation of GoK at Thiruvananthapuram, Exhibition organized by RARS Pilikode of Kerala Agricultural University as part of ‘Kerotsavam’ Programme and the exhibition oprganised by Tata Institute of Social Sciences at Thuljapur Campus in connection with the National Rural Youth Fest-2013.

Information Education and Communication (IEC) materials prepared:

  1. Reading materials on Watershed Project Planning, Implementation and Management
  2. A guide on Feasibility Study in Watersheds
  3. Reading material on Family Based Livelihood Planning in Watersheds
  4. Accounting, Record Keeping and Management Information System in Watershed Projects
  5. Reading material on Agronomy
  6. Booklets on Watershed Management
  7. Posters on Watershed Management
  8. Video film on Watershed Management
  9. Reading materials on PRA
  10. Developed an approach paper on Result Focused intervention in watershed Management

A Library with books on various development subjects is developed by us.