CII organizes Skill Dialogue on importance of ToTs

CII representatives and other guests during J&K Skill Dialogue in Jammu.
CII representatives and other guests during J&K Skill Dialogue in Jammu.

Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Jan 16: Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized J&K Skill Dialogue on the theme “Importance of Training the Trainers”.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Ravi Shankar Sharma, Director, Technical Education, J&K said that the Training of Trainers (ToTs) is very essential component for bringing efficiency in the Skill Development Mission. He added that the State Government realizes the importance of training of trainers for imparting latest techniques to the students.
He further discussed various Government schemes and initiatives including Seed Capital Fund Scheme, Soft Loan Scheme, PMEGP and Apprenticeship Scheme with the participants at the dialogue and encourages them for availing the schemes available with the Government.
Dr Gourav Sehgal, Associate Professor and OSD Examination, Central University of Jammu, stressed upon the management techniques require in Skill Development. He discussed Synergistic approach towards Competency enrichment and added that it is the responsibility of the trainer to make the student realize that the competency is the requirement to grow and excel in a specific field.
Gourav Khajuria, convener, CII Skill Panel, briefed training of ToT Models to the participants and discussed the importance of TOTs in order to get international certifications.
While opening the session, Rajesh Sharma, Vice- Chairman CII J&K State Council said that the main purpose behind organizing CII J&K Skill Dialogue is to produce some crucial output by knowing perspectives of Industry and Academia.
Vicky Mahajan, Past Chairman, CII J&K State Council summed up the session by stating that such sessions are helpful in providing various useful inputs and urged the participants to acquire competencies for getting better opportunities in the market.