Basic Training Certificate is a two-year NCTE(National Council of Teacher Education, Government of India) recognized certificate program that enables the interested candidates to become a teacher at the primary school. The program helps the candidates to learn all the skills required to ace the role of a teacher. (Basic Training Certificate)BTC exam is conducted when a candidate enrolls for the Basic Training Certificate program under NCTE(National Council Of Teacher Education), Government of India. The BTC exam is conducted twice a year as the program is divided into four semesters, two semesters per year. These exams are considered easy to pass as a lot of study material is available in order to prepare for them. Apart from the class notes that the college teachers might provide on a regular basis, the candidates can find ample of books from the private publications offering all the necessary information for the BTC exam preparation.
The BTC exam take place twice a year which gives an average of six months to the candidates to prepare for the BTC exam. To prepare for the exam the candidates can simply-
- solve the sample papers or guess papers as much as they can. This will give them an idea on how to manage the time while answering the questions, handle the pressure, get a rough idea of how to write the answers.
- go through the previous year’s question papers of at least the last five years because that will give the candidates an idea of the pattern of the question paper as well as differentiate between the important and less important topics.
- make a strategy and schedule as per your convenience and follow it consistently because a dream without a plan is just a dream and consistency is the only key to success.
- stay mentally and physically fit because as they say ‘a healthy mind lives in a healthy body’ and to pass the BTC exam the candidates need to stay healthy both mentally as well as physically.