About Us

Paints and Coatings Skill Council was incorporated in October 2015 under Section 8 of The Companies Act 2013 as a not for-profit company. It is backed by industry bodies such as The Indian Paint Association (IPA), Indian Small Scale Paint Association (ISSPA) and Indian Paints and Coatings Association (IPCA). By combining standardized curriculums with sophisticated assessment tools for quality assurance, the council aims to promote and develop an ecosystem necessary to fill the skill gaps and meet the evolving challenges across all trades in the industry.

Paints and Coatings Skill Council works closely with the industry to understand its requirements and respond to its expectations to facilitate faster growth of the sector and deliver better value to the end user.

The Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship has been actively engaging with the National Skill Development Corporation to help sector skill councils expand training capacity, create National Occupational Standards and Qualification Packs, and improve the competency framework to assess and certify trainees on the curriculum created by industry experts.

Our Objectives

Paints and Coatings Skill Council is committed in taking steps to:

  • Continuously identify and upgrade skills needed in the paints and coatings sector
  • Develop the National Occupational Standards for all these skills
  • Develop the course material and training resources needed for quality training, both online and offline.
  • Participate in the setting up of affiliation, accreditation, examination, and certification norms for the Paints and Coatings Sector
  • Encourage and promote the setting up of the required training institutions/academies
  • Plan and execute Training of Trainers and Assessors programs in compliance with NCVeT and NSDC guidelines.
  • Conduct skill-based assessment and certification for QP /NOS aligned training programs.

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Participate in 1st Skill Championship for student. Students from CBSE schools studying in standard VI to XII are eligible to participate.

We developed awareness videos and safety protocols in different languages to ensure the safety of painters and customers while executing a painting project.

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Our Partners

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