No. A-33058/1/2014-ISTM
TEL:26177058; TELEFAX: 26104183
                                                                                                                              Dated:  17th February, 2014


 1)    Secy. To the Govt. of India (All Ministries / Departments)
2)    All Attached & Subordinate Offices.
3)    All State Governments / All Union Territories
4)    The Central Vigilance Commission
5)    All Public Sector Undertakings / All Autonomous Bodies
Subject :          Training Circular – Training Programme in Administrative Vigilance – 3 (Code (AV- 3) for officers of the level of Section Officers and above to be conducted by this institute during 24th  March, 2014 – 04th April, 2014. 
In supersession of this Institute’s communication of even no. dated 31st January, 2014, it is hereby informed that the Training Programme on Administrative Vigilance - 3   (AV-3) for Section Officers and above will be conducted during 24th March, 2014 – 04th April, 2014. 
2.         Details of the objectives of programme, its contents, eligibility conditions, procedure for nomination and other information relating to the programme and facilities available are given at Annexure-I. Nomination form for the programme may be filled online at form. It may kindly be noted that it is mandatory to fill form online.   Nomination forms of eligible persons duly countersigned by the sponsoring authority may please be forwarded latest by 24th February, 2014.
3.         Only those officials, whose candidature is confirmed by this Institute, may be relieved for the course. If no letter is received from this Institute, it may be presumed that it has not been possible to accept the candidature of the person concerned.Persons who report for the programme without confirmation of their selection by the Institute will under no circumstances be admitted.
Yours faithfully,
Encl: As above
(Biswajit Banerjee)
Assistant Director 
& Course Coordinator


Code :      AV - 3            
TITLE:      Training Programme in Administrative Vigilance for Section Officers and   above level officials dealing with   Vigilance matters.
Duration:    24th March, 2014 to 04th April, 2014.
Aim of the course:    To develop the skills required for handling Vigilance and Disciplinary cases.
Broad content of the course       :
1.        Constitutional provisions relating to disciplinary proceedings
2.        Role of CVO
3.        Misconduct and remedial action
4.        Preventive vigilance
5.        Preliminary Investigation
6.        Drafting of charge Sheet
7.        Principles of Natural Justice
8.        Appointment, role and functions of Inquiry Officers and Presenting Officers
9.        Conduct of inquiry
10.      Evaluation of Evidence
11.       Drafting of Inquiry report
12.       Action on Inquiry Report
13.       Special Provisions
14.       Financial Effects of penalty
15.       Suspension
16.       Appeal, Review and Revision
17.       Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988
18.       Role and function of CBI and CVC
METHODOLOGY : The programme will be organised on highly participative lines. The training methods will include, lecture, group discussion, Group Exercise, Presentations, Case study, role-play, etc.
ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS: The programme is meant for Section Officers & above level officials in the Central Secretariat dealing with Vigilance matters   and officers of the comparable status & above in other CentralGovernment Offices, State Government Offices and PSUs/Autonomous Bodies. 
Course Capacity : 25
COURSE FEE & OTHER EXPENSES : A capitation fee of Rs. 2000/- per week per participant will be charged in advance in respect of such employees of Public Sector Undertaking/Autonomous Bodies who may be granted admission in the course. Capitation Fee of Rs.4,000/- is required to be paid through a Crossed Cheque/Bank Draft in favour of Assistant Director, Institute of Secretariat Training & Management, New Delhi, payable at New Delhi. The Capitation Fee of Rs.4,000/- is required to be paid on receipt of confirmation about the acceptance of the nomination, but on or before the commencement of the course.
ACCOMMODATION: ISTM has a modest hostel facility where both AC rooms are available on first come first served basis. The rooms are available on twin sharing basis. For details relating to the tariff and availability of accommodation at the ISTM Hostel, the participants may contact the Caretaker or Hostel Warden at Tele Fax No.011-26172571.