Engineers India Ltd Ltd. (EIL) signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Construction Industry Development Council (CIDC) on 26th December 2015 in New Delhi to impart Skill Development Programme to 1000 beneficiaries belonging to SC/ST/OBC /Women & EWS under its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Initiative. 250 to be trained during 2014 -15 and 750 in 2015-16.
The main objective of the programme is to provide employment opportunities either through wage or self-employment to the new candidate/ existing workers (socially and economically challenged youth) by upgrading their skills in the construction trades. This training programme is for underprivileged and disadvantaged sections of society. The training is being imparted in CIDC’s training Centre located in Revsa, Sidhauli, Ramshapur , Amethi, Ghaziabad & kanhmou . The training has been provided in various construction trades namely Mason, Bar bender, Shuttering Carpenter, Plumber, GWS, Electrician, Plumber, Site Accountant etc.
The programme is of 3 months duration and weekly performance and assessment tests are conducted followed by final examination. The certification is completed thereafter, and the trainee is given an opportunity to participate in the placement meets organized every month in CIDC.
This structured training empowers the students with skill sets and knowledge about the specific trades, advancement of technology & makes them aware with recent trends and best practices in construction industry in a short period.
This job oriented skill development training program is not only providing meaningful employment to the unemployed youth and also believes that construction activities generate positive and social impact in the community. It also helps in creation of dedicated resource pool of skilled and certified construction workforce for nation building.
MoA was signed by Shri. Sandeep Samajdar, DGM-CSR, on behalf of EIL and Shri. Ashutosh Bhardwaj, Director (Corporate Affairs) on behalf of CIDC. Shri. Vivek Awasthi & Ms Shikha from EIL and Shri. B. N Rao & Shri. M. Sai Kumar from CIDC were also present.
For further details, please contact,
Mr. Ashutosh Bhardwaj
Director (Corporate Affairs)
Construction Industry Development Council (CIDC)
801 Hemkunt Chambers, 89, Nehru Place, New Delhi-110019
Ph: 01126489992, 26234770, 41617971, Fax: 011-26451604
Email: email@example.com; Website: www.cidc.in