45 Jaldoots from different parts of Maharashtra attended the training. Ms.Shalini Sharma and Mr. Vishwas Despande from Atlas Copco Inaugurated the training program. The training program was for 5 days, out of which one day was scheduled for field visit and other four days were scheduled for routine classroom sessions 5 per day. Highlights of training - Day 1st – Introduction of watershed development, present scenario of the state (Maharashtra) Day 2nd – Water conservation and management, water cycle Day 3rd – Rain gauge and evaporimeter, concept of ridge to valley (A documentary on ridge to valley concept) Day 4th – Village map, toposheet reading, water measurement and its instruments, roof top rain water harvesting, soft skills etc. During the training the field visit was organized to village Pingori Taluka - Purandar, Dist. Pune on 7th December. The Jaldoots visited and observed different constructed structures as different water conservation measures. Experts explained various technical aspects of these structures. Theory of water conservation measures and introduction to drip & sprinkler system were the topics covered on last day and it was concluded with test & feedback.