National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (NAPS) is a scheme of Government of India to provide financial support to establishments undertaking the apprenticeship training. NAPS was launched on 19th August 2016.
Apprenticeship training is a course of training in an industry or establishment, under a contract of apprenticeship which consists of :-
a) basic training component and
b) on-the-job-training (OJT)/practical training at workplace.