5 Oct 2016

Green Jobs in Uttarakhand: How Centum Created Opportunities For Youth via New Skilling Courses

The state of Uttarakhand is appreciated for its scenic beauty. However, it is also known to be a state where the youth face challenges due to lack of employment and learning opportunities. A significant step to remove this challenge was initiated in October 2016 when Centum Learning partnered Uttarakhand Skill Development Mission (UKSDM) to set up a Multi-Skill Development Centre for to provide training for Green jobs. The center is expected to play a significant role in enabling and mobilizing Uttarakhand youth to make them employable and work ready.

The Centum Multi-Skill Development Centre will offer skilling in only one job role – Solar Photo-Voltaic Installer – ‘Suryamitra’ which has a very high demand in the market. The ‘Suryamitra job role’ comes under ‘Green jobs’ that contribute to preserve or restore the environment. It is the need of the hour as the renewable energy sector is likely …

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6 Jul 2016

Centum Learning launched a Multi Skill Development Centre at Jharsuguda, Odisha partnering the Ministry of Rural Development under the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY). Shri. Kishore Kumar Mohanty, Chairman, Western Odisha Development Council today inaugurated the Multi-Skill Development Centre. Several senior officials were present on the occasion including Mr. Sitaram Patel Additional District Magistrate; Mr. Satya Narayan Dash, Project Director, DRDA; Smt. Lilli Kumari Kulu Addl. Project Director, Admin; Shri Praveen Kumar, CE-DSMS, DRDA.

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The Multi-Skill Development Centre will offer skilling in three job roles – Sewing Machine Operator, Retail Trainee Associate and BPO – Voice – that have a very high demand in market. The initial target for the Multi-Skill Development Centre is training nearly 210 candidates in one cycle spanning three months. Speaking on the occasion of the launch Mr. Sanjeev Duggal, CEO and MD, Centum Learning said “It is indeed a memorable day for …

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