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Stitching training imparted to women

A vocational training course on stitching was conducted at Rashtriya Riffles Battalion located at Kalakote in collaboration with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) between November 1 – November 10. Ten women from the remote villages of Barakh attended...

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Workforce certification by Skill India

Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) inaugurated ‘Meet at Agra 2019’, an annual exhibition-cum-fair organized by Agra Footwear Manufacturers and Exporters Chamber (AFMEC) at Agra Trade Centre, Uttar Pradesh. Also Read:...

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Articles

Bridging skill gap through vocational training

The rate of employability in India has seen a sharp decline in the past few years. Talent apt skilling is something that is notably missing in today’s youth. Reports say that 95% of Indian graduates (both technical and non-technical) are unemployable, creating a big...

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policy

How to benefit from Apprenticeship regulations

Before we dive into the scope of how apprenticeships can benefit organizations, let us understand the correct meaning of the term. Vocabulary.com defines "Apprenticeship as a kind of job training that involves following and studying a master of the trade on the job...

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Skill Training – indispensable to job excellence

Labour resource or workforce management has been ranked as the most critical business activity for seven years consecutively by 2019 Research Gate study on HRM. Training your workers can be an all-consuming activity, costing you both time and resources. Before you go...

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Research

How to benefit from Apprenticeship regulations

Before we dive into the scope of how apprenticeships can benefit organizations, let us understand the correct meaning of the term. Vocabulary.com defines "Apprenticeship as a kind of job training that involves following and studying a master of the trade on the job...

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Apprenticeship programs at Atkins

If you would like to pursue your dream of solving complex technical problems or would like to bring about change in the society through scientific means whether or not you are an engineer then Atkins is the place for you.

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NEWS

Stitching training imparted to women

A vocational training course on stitching was conducted at Rashtriya Riffles Battalion located at Kalakote in collaboration with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) between November 1 – November 10. Ten women from the remote villages of Barakh attended...

Workforce certification by Skill India

Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) inaugurated ‘Meet at Agra 2019’, an annual exhibition-cum-fair organized by Agra Footwear Manufacturers and Exporters Chamber (AFMEC) at Agra Trade Centre, Uttar Pradesh. Also Read:...

Teenager invents low-cost, portable paddy weed remover

A 17-year old teenager has received appreciation after he invented a low-cost portable paddy weed remover. This class 12 student who is also pursuing vocational training in agriculture came up with this innovative model during students' Engineering Model Competition...

The role of online learning libraries for businesses

For businesses that are looking at ways to impart impactful employee training, learning libraries are becoming an absolute necessity. With the evolving technology-enabled landscape, businesses are trying hard to build competitive advantages over their competitors. In...

ARTICLES

Bridging skill gap through vocational training

The rate of employability in India has seen a sharp decline in the past few years. Talent apt skilling is something that is notably missing in today’s youth. Reports say that 95% of Indian graduates (both technical and non-technical) are unemployable, creating a big...

How to benefit from Apprenticeship regulations

Before we dive into the scope of how apprenticeships can benefit organizations, let us understand the correct meaning of the term. Vocabulary.com defines "Apprenticeship as a kind of job training that involves following and studying a master of the trade on the job...

Making organizations more effective with employee empowerment

Employee empowerment – this two-word phrase has a lot of strength and power in it. In simple words, it is a strategy and philosophy of an organization that gives its employees leverage to make decisions in their respective roles. It is a powerful strategy for an...

CASE STUDIES

Part II – Deconstructing the Apprenticeship Stipend Primer 2019

As the conversations around apprenticeships start getting more intense, we at India Apprenticeship Forum would like to revisit the Apprenticeship Stipend Primer 2019, brought out by NETAP [National Employability Through Apprenticeship Program] and TeamLease Skills...

Deconstructing the Apprenticeship Stipend Primer 2019 – Part I

Skill building has taken centre stage what with India’s conundrum around jobs, employment and wages. Often overlooked is the significance of robust data on various skilling metrics or skill indicators without which all good intent is akin to a wild shot in the dark....

Leveraging the Power of Apprenticeships – A NETAP Event

India Apprenticeship Forum and NETAP Take Centre Stage The National Employability through Apprenticeship Program (NETAP) and the India Apprenticeship Forum (IAF) partnered to organise a felicitous interactive discussion on “Leveraging the Power of Apprenticeships for...

Do Employers See ROI in Apprenticeships?

‘For each dollar spent on apprenticeships, how many dollars are returned to the investor—the employer, the trainee, the government program, the union, or whoever paid for apprenticeships?’ ROI as a percentage seeks to answer the question, ‘Why should I hire...

POLICY

How to benefit from Apprenticeship regulations

Before we dive into the scope of how apprenticeships can benefit organizations, let us understand the correct meaning of the term. Vocabulary.com defines "Apprenticeship as a kind of job training that involves following and studying a master of the trade on the job...

India joins hands with Germany to strengthen its skill agenda

The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has signed two major agreements with the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany recently. One DoI was with the Federal Ministry of Education and Research for Cooperation in the...

Skill Training – indispensable to job excellence

Labour resource or workforce management has been ranked as the most critical business activity for seven years consecutively by 2019 Research Gate study on HRM. Training your workers can be an all-consuming activity, costing you both time and resources. Before you go...

What Job Creation Needs in India

With a new government at the helm, all eyes are turned towards making India the Skill Capital of the world and reaping benefits from the huge demographic dividend the country is blessed with. From Skill India to Digital India, a plethora of skilling initiatives were...

RESEARCH

How to benefit from Apprenticeship regulations

Before we dive into the scope of how apprenticeships can benefit organizations, let us understand the correct meaning of the term. Vocabulary.com defines "Apprenticeship as a kind of job training that involves following and studying a master of the trade on the job...

Making organizations more effective with employee empowerment

Employee empowerment – this two-word phrase has a lot of strength and power in it. In simple words, it is a strategy and philosophy of an organization that gives its employees leverage to make decisions in their respective roles. It is a powerful strategy for an...

Dropout students as the focus of corporates

35% of Indian students are school dropouts. Of an initial enrolment of 100 students, on an average, only 70 finish school in India. While the number of students in the elementary education level is high (94), many drop out during the secondary level (with 75 left)....

Why the New Apprenticeship Outlook and Index is a Must Read

Yet another authoritative report from the National Employability Through Apprenticeship Program (NETAP) and TeamLease Skills University. With answers to a raft of pertinent questions on the health of apprenticeships in India and deep-dive data-backed insights on...

VIDEOS

Apprenticeship programs at Atkins

If you would like to pursue your dream of solving complex technical problems or would like to bring about change in the society through scientific means whether or not you are an engineer then Atkins is the place for you.