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Skill Development News Digest 160117

Skill Development News Digest - 160117

2017 has definitely begun on a positive note for skill space in India, promising a vibrant and outcome-driven year ahead! Events like 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Vibrant Gujarat 2017, National Youth Day on 12th January have seen the launch of new initiatives and projects ...Read more.

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Indian Skill Development Services ISDS

Indian Skill Development Services (ISDS) to strengthen the skilling ecosystem

As a major step towards strengthening the evolving skill development ecosystem in India, the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has issued the notification of forming the Indian Skill Development Services (ISDS)...Read more.

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UPCOMING EVENT: Domestic Workers Sector Skill Council (DWSSC), in collaboration with NSDC and Governance Today, is organising the first “Utility Skill India 2017: Domestic Workers Skill Summit” on 2nd of February 2017 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. Read more...

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pravasi-kaushal-vikas-yojana-pkvy

Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PKVY) to skill youth for jobs abroad

The 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD 2017) being held in Bengaluru from 7th - 9th January 2017 saw an important announcement about skilling the youth for overseas employment. Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi stated that "Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PKVY)" would be an exclusive program to train Indians seeking jobs abroad....Read more.

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scpwd autism seminar

International Seminar on Skill Training for Persons with Autism – Way Forward - A Report

‘Skill Council for Persons with Disability’ (SCPwD) organized an International Seminar on ‘Skill Training for Persons with Autism – Way Forward’ on Tuesday, 10th January at the India Habitat Center, New Delhi. The seminar was organized to bring together different perspectives of various stakeholders working in the field of Autism....Read more.

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UPCOMING EVENT: CII – Southern Region, is organizing the 29th CII Regional Work Skill Competition from 8th to 10th February 2017. Read more...

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TASK mobile app

TASK launches a user-friendly mobile app for easy access to training, certification and jobs

Telangana Academy of Skill and Knowledge (TASK) has come up with various programs to improve the employability quotient of the students of Telangana. In collaboration with technology MNCs like SAP, Oracle, CISCO, Autodesk, IBM , Salesforce , Certiport and Samsung, TASK has been offering ...Read more.

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ASAP FICCI workshop

ASAP Kerala and FICCI organised “Bridge 2017” - A workshop on Internship

 Additional Skill Acquisition Programme and FICCI Kerala Chapter jointly organized “Bridge 2017” - a workshop on promoting students internship and apprenticeship with a view to strengthen partnering for student internship with the industry. The event was held at The Center Hotel, Kochi on 13th January 2017. ...Read more.

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