HCSSC affiliates organizations for the proper delivery of services pertaining to skilling process. HCSSC basically offers two types of affiliation – affiliation as training partners and affiliation as assessment agencies. The organizations have to adhere to certain guidelines to get affiliated with HCSSC, which are as per the standard guidelines by NSDC with inclusive requirements of HCSSC.
A body or an organization is affiliated by HCSSC only as a Training Partner or an Assessment Agencies. To be affiliated as a Training Partner, an organization must first be affiliated through the NSDC smart portal. The second stage of the affiliation process includes filling the affiliation form provided by HCSSC. However, to be affiliated as an Assessment Agency for HCSSC, an organization may directly respond to Request for Proposal (RFP) released by HCSSC from time to time. After the completion of the affiliation process conducted by HCSSC, the details of the Assessment Agencies are updated in the NSDC smart portal by HCSSC.