Occupational Standards

Occupational Standards

National Occupational Standards (NOS) describe functions, standards of performance and knowledge or understanding of a job role and specify the standards of performance an individual must achieve when carrying out a function in the workplace.

A set of NOS, aligned to a certain job role along with their NSQF level form a “Qualification Pack (QP)”. A Qualification Pack (QP) contains a set of skills, along with educational qualification, training & experience to perform a particular job role and is assigned a unique code. For example, The QP code of Housekeeper cum Cook is DWC/Q0101.

Stages in development of NOS

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