Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India has inaugurated a Skill Development Centre at Excelus Learning Solutions, a centre affiliated to the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), in two Maharashtra towns– Dhule & Palgadh. The new skills training centre is at a Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) funded Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK), a state-of-the-art model training centre. The MSDE aims to establish a PMKK in every district of the country with the NSDC as its implementing partner.
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This move by Honda comes under its CSR banner under which the company has taken several directives towards skill development in recognition of increased demand for skilled technical manpower especially with the 2 wheeler industry making a big move to comply with new BS-VI emission norms. The new Skill Enhancement Centre at Dhule & Palgadh will provide a fully immersive experience to trainees in vehicle maintenance and repair. Post training, trainees will be absorbed at Honda manufacturing plants and dealerships.