RRB Group D Recruitment

RRB Group D Recruitment 2020: Railways RRC Recruitment for Group D Notification Out – Direct Link here to Apply Online for 20000+ Vacancies, and view here complete detail about Railway Group D Recruitment 2020.

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RRB Group D 2020 Recruitment for 20000+ Vacancies To Be Filled Through CCAAs

class="feature_img">RRB Group D Recruitment 2020:RRB Group D 2020 Recruitment will be done for more than 1 Lakh vacancies this year. Amongst these vacancies, over 20,000 Level-1 Posts to be filled through CCAAs (Course Completed Act Apprentices).

Amongst the 103769 Vacancies, 20734 Vacancies will be filled through CCAAs (Course Completed Act Apprentices). In this article we are going to provide you complete details about Course Completed Act Apprentices (CCAAs). Indian Railways has invited tender for the recruitment of Exam Conducting Agency (ECA) for conducting all Railways Exams in online mode in India.

RRB Group D Recruitment 2018 – Important Highlight

Article Name RRB Group D 2020 Recruitment 20000+ Vacancies To Be filled Through CCAAs
Category Latest News
Name Of The Recruitment RRB Group D Recruitment 2020
Name Of The Organization Railway Recruitment Board
Total Posts 20,734
Job Type Central Government Job
Job Location All Across India
CCAAs Full Form Course Completed Act Apprentices
Exam Mode Online
Status Released
Official Site http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/

Railway Group D Recruitment – Vacancies Detail

The vacancies to be filled from among the Course Completed Act Apprentices (CCAAs) trained in Railway Establishments and possessing National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by National Council of Vocational Training (NCVT) is separately indicated in the table below:

Board Name Total Vacancies CCAA*
Central Railway 9345 1870
East Central Railway 3563 713
East Coast Railway 2555 510
Eastern Railway, CLW & Metro 10873 2175
North Central Railway and DLW 4730 948
North Eastern Railway, MCF and RDSO 4002 802
North Western Railway 5249 1049
Northeast Frontier Railway 2894 575
Northern Railway, DMW and RCF 13153 2630
South Central Railway 9328 1867
South East Central Railway 1664 333
South Eastern Railway 4914 965
South Western Railway and RWF 7167 1433
Southern Railway and ICF 9579 1914
West Central Railway 4019 804
Western Railway 10734 2146
Grand Total 103769 20734

Note: Vacancies under Course Completed Act Apprentices (CCAA) are applicable to Apprentices trained in Railway Establishments only.

What is

What is Course Completed Act Apprentices (CCAAs)?

train apprentices under the Apprentices Act, 1961 in certain designated trades. The Act was enacted by the Government to regulate and control the training of apprentices.

Railways engage apprentices in the workshops of the Civil, Mechanical and S&T Engineering Departments, Production Units, Diesel and Electric Loco Sheds, Carriage and Wagon Depot and Electrification Projects.

Course Completed Act Apprentices (CCAAs) Details


  • Trade apprentices – either fresh candidates or ITI qualified candidates
  • Technician apprentices (Diploma Holders)
  • Graduate Engineer apprentices

Selection (Engagement of Act Apprentices will be from the following sources)

  • Nearest Employment Exchanges
  • SC/ST organizations
  • ITIs wherever existing
  • Wards of Railway employees

Selection Mode

  • Selection notices will be displayed in notice Boards of respective workshops and will be announced through local newspapers
  • No graduate engineer or Diploma Holder who had received training or job experience for one year or more after taking the Degree/Diploma will be eligible for training under the Apprentice Act, 1961.

Schedules of Engagement

Engagement of Act Apprentices should be done twice in a year, i.e. February/ March and September/ October to enable them to appear in All India Trade Test to be held in April/ October respectively.

Reservations while Engaging Act Apprentices

Course Completed Act Apprentices (CCAAs) will be in the nature of horizontal reservation as in the case of persons with benchmark disabilities (PwBDs) and Ex-Servicemen.

Category Reservation
SC Candidates 15%
ST Candidates 7½%
OBC Candidates 27%
Physically handicapped persons 3%
Children of Ex-servicemen/ Serving Jawans/ Serving Officers and for Ex-servicemen 3%

Note: Vacancies in SC can be filled by ST candidates or vice-versa and remaining to be allotted to General candidates. Seats unfilled by OBC candidates can also be filled by unreserved category.

RRN NTPC Recruitment – Region Wise


RRB’s Region Name Official Website
RRB Allahabad www.rrbald.gov.in
RRB Jammu and Srinagar www.rrbjammu.nic.in
RRB Mumbai www.rrbmumbai.gov.in
RRB Kolkata rrbkolkata.gov.in
RRB Malda www.rrbmalda.gov.in
RRB Secunderabad rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
RRB Bhopal www.rrbbpl.nic.in
RRB Siliguri www.rrbsiliguri.org
RRB Ajmer www.rrbajmer.org
RRB Ahmedabad www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in
RRB Gorakhpur www.rrbgkp.gov.in
RRB Bilaspur www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in
RRB Chennai www.rrbchennai.gov.in
RRB Muzaffarpur rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
RRB Patna www.rrbpatna.gov.in
RRB Bhubaneswar www.rrbbbs.gov.in
RRB Bangalore www.rrbbnc.gov.in
RRB Ranchi www.rrbranchi.org
RRB Thiruvananthapuram rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in
RRB Chandigarh www.rrbcdg.gov.in
RRB Guwahati www.rrbguwahati.gov.in

Age for engagement of Act Apprentices for training on Railways

  • ITI candidates should have completed 15 years of age and should not have completed 24 years of age
  • Non-ITI candidates should have completed 15 years of age and should not have completed 22 years of age
  • The upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years and 3 years in the cases of SCs/STs and OBCs respectively

Physical Fitness

Selected candidates will have to conform to the standards of physical fitness, as prescribed for appointment to the relevant trades on the Railways.


Training consists of basic training followed by shop floor or practical training including a course of related instructions appropriate to the trade, throughout the period of training.


In the case of Graduate Engineers and diploma holders the period of training is one year.

For ITI passed candidates, the duration of training will be regulated according to the duration of training already undergone in the designated trades in the ITI.

Some Important Points for RRB Group D Recruitment

  • Candidates should have the Educational/Technical qualifications indicated against the notified posts in the CEN from recognized Board/NCVT/SCVT as on the closing date for submission of the ONLINE application.
  • Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational/technical qualification SHOULD NOT apply.
  • Diploma/Degree in Engineering will not be accepted in lieu of course completed Act Apprenticeship / ITI. Also, Graduate Act Apprentice will not be accepted in lieu of Course Completed Act Apprenticeship.
  • Medical Standard: Candidates must ensure that they fulfill the prescribed medical standards for the post(s) they are opting for.
  • Candidates who are found medically unsuitable for the opted post(s) shall not be given any alternative appointment.

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Vacancies To Be Filled Through CCAAs FAQs

What is the full form of CCAAs?
Ans. – CCAAs stands for Course Completed Act Apprentices.
What is course completed apprenticeship?
Ans. – Apprenticeship training refers to a course of training in any industry or establishment. Any individual, who has completed 14 years of age, is physically fit and having minimum educational qualification prescribed for a trade can undergo apprenticeship training.
What is Course Completed Apprenticeship 1961?
Ans. – In India, the Apprentices Act was enacted in 1961. It regulates the programme of training of apprentices in the industry so as to conform to the syllabi, period of training etc.
What is apprenticeship in railway?
Ans. – An Apprentice means a person deputed for training in a trade or business with a view to employment in Government service, who draws a stipend at monthly rates from government during such training but is not employed in or against a substantive vacancy in the cadre of a department (Rule 103 (4) RI).

RRB Group D Application Status

RRB Group D Application Status: Railway Recruitment Board has released application status for particular regions. In order to check your application status go through the link provided below. To know the details of your application status you just have to provide Registration number along with your date of birth and enter the captcha code and click on login.

Hurry up to know whether you are eligible to appear in the exam or not with your application status confirmation. And ace your preparation. Best Wishes to all the aspirants out.
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1 RRB Ahmedabad For RRB Group D Ahmedabad Status – Check here
2 RRB Ajmer For RRB Group D Ajmer Status – Check here
3 RRB Allahabad For RRB Group D Allahabad Status – Check here
4 RRB Bengaluru For RRB Group D Bengaluru Status – Check here
5 RRB Bhopal For RRB Group D Bhopal Status – Check here
6 RRB Bhubaneswar For RRB Group D Bhubaneswar Status – Check here
7 RRB Bilaspur For RRB Group D Bilaspur Status – Check here
8 RRB Chandigarh For RRB Group D Chandigarh Status – Check here
9 RRB Chennai For RRB Group D Chennai Status – Check here
10 RRB Gorakhpur For RRB Group D Gorakhpur Status – Check here
11 RRB Guwahati For RRB Group D Guwahati Status – Check here
12 RRB Kolkata For RRB Group D Kolkata Status – Check here
13 RRB Mumbai For RRB Group D Mumbai Status – Check here
14 RRB Patna For RRB Group D Patna Status – Check here
15 RRB Ranchi For RRB Group D Ranchi Status – Check here
16 RRB Secunderabad For RRB Group D Secunderabad Status – Check here

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