FITTER TRADE

General Information

1. Entry Qualification Passed 10th class Examination under 10+2, With Math and science its or equivalent.
2. Duration - Fitter Training 2 yrs
3. Duration - Apprenticeship Training 1 yrs

Skill Aquired/Developed

Today is the era of science which is growing fast. Its effect can be seen on development of our Industries. The machines are controlled by electronic method. But all these growth was achieved with help of mechanical machines. For making any type of machine whether it is a computer, Television, Rocket its structure or body, which is the most essential of that unit are made first and then all components are assembled in that body. To manufacture all these components machine such as Lathe, Milling, Shaping, Grinding, Drilling, Welding are required. These machines are operated by skilled operator and parts are made with accuracy. Out of all these operations, same parts require some rectification which is completed by a Fitter with required accuracy.

The work done by a Fitter is of different Type which has to be completed by using different hand tools to required accuracy. Fitter work is critical and responsible type which has a great relation with the growth of industries of a country. The Fitter does his 75% work by his hand and 25% by using different machines. Sometimes ha has to rectify and assemble very critical parts of a machine which has great importance on machine accuracy and productivity. One Fitter has a deep knowledge of different type of tools and fitting achieved. He has knowledge of different materials, its properties and uses. He must have knowledge of different precision measuring and checking tools. He must know the operating system of machines like Drilling, Turning, milling grinding so that he can do his work proficiently. He must have deep knowledge of understanding drawings, assembly sequence, tightening torque etc.

Option of Employment​

A fitter can get employment in Engineering Industries/ all automobiles companies/Railways Pilot and maintenance work.

  • Central Government
  • State Government
  • Metro Railways,
  • Indian Railways
  • HAL (Hindustan Aeronautic Limited)
  • TATA MOTORS
  • Maruti Suzuki
  • Honda
  • Mahindra & Mahindra
  • Bajaj Motors
  • ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization)
  • NTPC (National Thermal Power Corporation)
  • BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited)
  • SAIL (Steel Authority India Limited)
  • Defense Ministry
  • State Electricity Department
  • NCL (National Coal India Limited)
  • TISCO
  • Irrigation Department,
  • PWD (Public work Department)
  • Engineering Industries
  • Automobiles company
  • Clothing company
  • Institution Section
  • Airport (Aviation Department)
  • DRDO (Defense Research & Development Organization)

Self Employments

A Fitter can start his own fabrication work. He can have his work enterprises supplying parts to a big company. He can start his own maintenance assistance work to the small scale companies as a maintenance contractor. He can be Instructor to Fitters by joining any Industrial Training Institute.