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Government Of Assam Transport Inland Water Transport

Apply for Competency certificate of crews


  • Application on plain paper is required
  • Candidates have to go through a physical ability test 
  • There is an examination centre with an approved examination board comprising Govt. Examiners which examines the qualification of the candidates.


The Crew Training Centre of Inland Water Transport Department, Assam imparts training to in-service personnel and fresh candidates within the crew as well as other allied organization of public and private sectors. More than 2000 crews have passed out from this centre so far. The employees of the BSF, the Indian Army etc. nationwide have also benefited in terms of their departmental promotion after obtaining competency certificates from this Crew Training Centre. The Crew Training Centre of IWT, Assam is the only such center in the entire North-Eastern Region.

Process Flow

The candidate is examined by the examination board for his competency and the decision is forwarded to the Director, IWT for issue of certificates. At present the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month has been fixed to conduct the examination of such candidates

Eligibility Criteria

He/she should be an employee of the BSF, the Indian Army etc

Documents Required

  • An application on plain paper is required.
  • Service/experience certificates issued by the respective authorities
  • The details of documents required to apply for different categories of crews : Click here 

Important Timeline

The training period for fresh candidates is of six months.There is a provision of 3-4 months training for Departmental staff also which is conducted whenever required as per the order of the Director, IWT. 

How to apply

Any candidate who desire to appear before the Examination board have to apply on plain paper to the Director, IWT along with examination fees and his service/ experience certificates issued by the respective authorities

Type of Service

Offline: Yes

Whom to Contact

Sri Dhiren Hazarika
Training Superintendent
Crew Training Centre,Panbazar