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    A Chairman who is normally an eminent industrialist or eminent personalitie in the field of education from the region, heads that Board. Presently, Prof. Dr. P. H. Sawant  is the Chairman of the Board of Apprenticeship Training, Western Region, Mumbai . The Board has eminent personalities in the field of education, industry, and Government departments as the members of the Board. The Board advises and decides policy matters whereas for day to day matters the Director of Training is responsible and is guided by the Secretary, Min. of HRD, New Delhi. The Board Secretariat has a total staff of 32 including 6 Officers. The Board looks after the work of implementation of The Apprentices Act in respect of Graduate / Technician / Technician (Vocational) apprentices in the establishments located in Western Region comprising the states of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Chhatisgarh, Gujarat, Goa & Union territory of Daman, Diu and Dadra Nagar Haveli. Govt. of India shares 50% of the stipend amount at prescribed rate. In addition to implementation of the provisions of the Apprentices Act. The Board also arranges Supervisory Development Programmes for benefit of the apprentices and Career Guidance Programmes for final year students of engineering colleges, polytechnics and Vocational courses at 10+2 level. The Board also organises seminars and meetings of the representatives of the industries and the heads of the technical institutions in order to promote common cause of efficient implementation of  the Act.
 The Board has initiated programs like 'Centralised Apprenticeship Engagement Camps (Bharti Mela)' for extending the opportunities to maximum possible aspirants, and 'Special Camps' for providing services of the BOAT (WR) at the doorstep of industries, wherein verification and collection of Contract Registration Cards and Claims for reimbursement of stipend are collected from the establishments.

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