Rashtriya Sainik Sanstha plans to provide Sainik training to every child (Foundation Programme) and youth (Pre-recruitment Training Programme) through well designed programmes executed by tapping the resource pool of over 30 lakh retired Sainik, large number of patriotic civilians, and expert organizations in different fields. Rashtriya Sainik Sanstha training programmes will become a platform for Nation Building whose resources can be tapped by people / organizations doing Nation Building (commercial, social, political).
The programmes envisioned are: Foundation training for students in the age group of 12-16 (15 days); and, Sainik Pre-recruitment Training for students in the age group of 16-24 (15 days)
Duration of each programme is 15 days. There would be dormitory – shared, common toilets, free programme except for a nominal admission fee. The expected expense is Rs 20,000 per student. Cost includes lodging, boarding, material expense, training equipment etc. The admission will be given only after passing preliminary tests.