Union Minister Smriti Irani today reviewed implementation of the Integrated Skill Development Scheme(ISDS) and suggested measures to strengthen its monitoring mechanism and increase its outreach for imparting training to individuals in the textile sector.
The announcement was made at the launch of the country's first dedicated training centre for drivers in partnership with Rise India, NSDC and Ola at Chapra, Bihar.
Tata Trusts and GE Healthcare today announced a strategic partnership to train 10,000 youth in various technical areas of healthcare over a three-year period.
The agreement, part of its UberSHAAN initiative, will help individuals receive driver training, facilitate license procurement and vehicle financing, Uber India President Amit Jain told PTI.
The alliance between Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship and Ministry of Education, France, to increase cooperation among entities from both the countries through public-private-partnership (PPP) models is aimed at addressing the huge skilled manpower gap in India's power sector.
In order to create skilled manpower in specialised sector, the Ministry of Science and Technology is launching training programmes linked to the industry.
Rajasthan's education department has partnered with US-based technology firm Cisco to promote digital learning across the state using virtual digital room solutions.
Union government has made a provision to the tune of Rs 32,000 crore for skill development in next three years, Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy said here today.
Union Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (independent charge) Rajiv Pratap Rudy will inaugurate Telangana Jagruthi Skill Development programme here tomorrow.
The US-based company, which connects drivers and riders, today announced its association with Backward Classes Welfare Corporation and Tribal Welfare Corporation in this regard.
The short duration programmes involve basic level, and, in some cases, advanced level courses in areas such as electrical repair, assistant motor mechanic for two-wheeler and four wheeler, welding, mobile repair and even cybersecurity, among others
According to the MoU, the organisation will also provide skill training in sectors such as agriculture, horticulture, and animal husbandry.
Come October 1, the government will share with employers 25 per cent of prescribed stipend paid to apprentices subject to a cap of Rs 1,500 per month under the National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme.
The partnership will enable IL&FS Skills to expand beyond its current vocational and skill-based training programmes to tech courses like Android Developer, Big Data & Digital Marketing conducted by AcadGild which will now be offered at more than 100 IL&FS centres across the country, it said.
Building on Oracle‘s commitment to expanding its support of education in India announced earlier this year, Oracle Academy and Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK) have signed a partnership agreement to introduce Oracle Academy curriculum into 150 engineering colleges in Telangana.
The Department of Information Technology and Communication in association with National Institute of Smart Government (NISG) is holding a week-long training programme on 'Champions Skill Enhancement Programme' under the 'Skill India' project in Nagaland capital.
In a bid to provide employment opportunities to youths at the upcoming Greenfield airport at Mopa in North Goa, the government has proposed to establish an Aviation Skill Development centre.
In a first-of-its-kind joint corporate citizenship collaboration, two of India largest organizations, State Bank of India (SBI) and Oracle India have launched the D-Change; programme
The faculty of engineering colleges will provide training to unemployed youth, including school dropouts, as the government kicks off an ambitious plan that aims at imparting skills to over 10 lakh people to make them employable in the next three years.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today said the state will impart skill training to at least 20 lakh youth in the next five years and efforts are on to set up 500 skill training centres to achieve the target.
Skill training in the country will be scaled up to cover 1.5 crore people during 2016-2017, the capacity of IITs will be enhanced by over six lakh and more than 5000 new ITIs will be created.
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