REGIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE (PROG.)
ALL INDIA RADIO, THIRUVANANDAPURAM
The Regional Training Institute (Programme), All India Radio, Thiruvanandapuram started functioning in April 1991. It is one of the six Regional Training Centers and comes under the apex institute – Staff Training Institute (P), Delhi.
The Institute imparts free in-service short-term trainings to programme and administrative personnel of All India Radio and Doordarshan. It caters to three states - Kerala, Tamilnadu and Karnataka and three Union Territories Andaman and Nicobar, Pondicherry and Karaikal. In addition to the training programmes to the staff of AIR and DD the Institute also conduct Vani Certificate Courses for aspiring radio programme presenters. The Institute for guiding the conduct of the Vani Certificate Course has also prepared a CD ROM.