There are 172 Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs)
and Art and Craft Institutes spread throughout the State of Punjab. They
have been categorised under four regions namely : Patiala, Ludhiana,
Amritsar and Bathinda.
Examination of 83 different trades affiliated with the National Council of Vocational Training of Government of India and State Council of Vocational Training are conducted and evaluated by the Board.
At a time Board handles about 10,000 to 12,000 students of different trades. The Board conducts four examination for the ITI courses (May, July, November & March) every year. About 10,000 ITI students who pass the Final Trade Test and Apprenticeship examinations are issued certificates.