The National Education Policy (NEP) aims to overcome the social status hierarchy associated with vocational education into main stream education in all educational institutions in a phased manner over the next decade. The National Curriculum Framework (NCF) 2005 also highlighted that there is a need to 're-consider the epistemology' of vocational education afresh by bridging the gap between academic and vocational streams. According to NEP 2020, by 2025, at least 50% of learners shall have vocational exposure through school and higher education. Every child is supposed to learn at least one vocation and be exposed to several more.
At the secondary stage, i.e. for students Make-up Artist & Baker of age 15 to 18 or Grade IX to XII, every student will receive training in at least one vacation and more if they are interested. The entire four year period in secondary school, Grade IX to XII, can be used not just to expose a student to different vocations but to help him/her to progressively build a considerable degree of expertise that a particular student takes should be left entirely to them.
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❖ Vocational Education helps people in the better performance of their jobs as they acquire great learning experience, working professionals get a chance to hone their skills while making money.
❖ Vocational education and training is a sort of introduction as it gets employees ready for the workplace which comes in handy while performing various tasks.
❖ Due to the nature of the skills it imparts, a students does n't consider it a futility as compared to academic education.
❖ Vocational education as the term itself denotes the students are specialised and therefore they have more chances of employment as compared to others.
❖ Many students who are in a dilemma whether they should attend college or not. Vocational Education really opens a completely new door.