On the occasion of World Youth Skill Day, CREDAI announced the launch of skill training of over 2500 construction workers in 20 new Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities across India. These skill trainings will be conducted under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna (PMKVY) 2.0 and PNB Housing Finance Limited program under its Corporate Social Responsibility initiative.
On this occasion, CREDAI also announced the launch of its first Mobile App to link offsite skill trainings and placements. The app will have credible and authentic data related to offsite skill trainings and placement accessible to both the trainees and developers to increase avenues for youth employment. It will include the details of ongoing and upcoming trainings across India. CREDAI has operational offsite skill training centers in Nashik, Bhiwadi, Silchar, Rajasthan, West Bengal, Assam, Ranchi and Maldah.
According to Getamber Anand, Chairman, CREDAI National, recently the trainees for the World Skills Competition 2017 performed exceedingly well at the Denmark Skills Competition which is a testimony of the right ecosystem and training that the Confederation has been able to facilitate.