16th December, 1974
Sub. Agreement regarding Pay Scales of Technical and Supervisory Staff-Recognition of Professional Awards of; Associateship of the Textile Association.’
The Bombay Branch of the Textile Association (India) recently approached the Association with a request that the professional awards of ‘Associateship of the Textile Association’ (ATA) might be considered as equipment to diploma for the purpose of recruitment of personnel to supervisory positions in member mills of the Association. The request was considered by the Committee of the Association and the Committee has accorded recognition to the above mentioned qualification as equivalent to a diploma for the purpose of requirement to supervisory positions in member mills.
The technical qualifications recognized by the Association in this respect are given at page 189 of the Association’s publication ‘Handbook’ of Service Conditions of Operatives; Clerks and Technical and Supervisory Staff in the Bombay Cotton Textile Industry’ (May 1975). In view of the Committee’s decision members are advised that the award of the ‘Association (India) might be considered as a qualification equivalent to a diploma for the purpose of recruitment to supervisory position in mills.
Bombay Cotton Textiles