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The Youth Corps established under the Parliament Act No. 21 of 2002 commenced its operation through Youth Corps Regulation No. 01-2003 of the Gazette Notification No.1309/17, 10th October 2003. The Youth Corps (YC) was officially inaugurated as a public institute under the purview of the then Ministry of Policy Development and Implementation on 17th December 2002. YC launched its operations as a state organization on T. B. Jaya Mawatha, Colombo 10, under the leadership of (then Colonel) Major General Channa Goonetilleke, who later became the Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Army.In April 2003, Youth Corps established four training centres at Embilipitiya, Eraminiyaya, Rantambe and Heyanthuduwa. 1000 Youth Ranger Leaders were trained in these Training Centres. By November 2003 another 16 Centres were set up with the recruitment of the first batch of YC Rangers.Currently with 58 training centres island-wide, National Youth Corps (NYC) is under the purview of the Ministry of Youth and Sports under the leadership of Youth and Sports Minister Hon. Namal Rajapakse and NYC Chairman/ Director Colonel Dharshana Ratnayake.Nearly 100 Youth Ranger Leaders out of the very first recruits are currently employed as Disciplinary Drill Instructors in the training centers islandwide.

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Commendation

A trainee of the Natioal Youth Corps is privileged to receive a variety of benefits.

  • A trainee receives free uniforms, shoes during the training period.
  • UGC approved Certificate issued by the Sti Lanka International Buddhist Academy ( SIBA) for English and Information Technology.
  • Insurance coverage for every trainee.
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Vision

To be the leading state organization in the Asian region for life skills development of the youth.

Mission

To produce knowledgeable, competent, skillful and energetic youths, enriched with resilience and courage to fill the skill gap of the future professionals to contribute towards varied and resourceful youth development of Sri Lanka.

Vision

Forerunner in youth development delivering guidance, skills and opportunities for youth to excel and contribute to national prosperity of Sri Lanka.

Mission

Impart competencies to transform youth into a healthy, multi-disciplinary, self-reliant generation.

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