ICICI ACADEMY FOR SKILLS
ICICI ACADEMY FOR SKILLS joints hands with our institution, provides vocational training to the students from the economically weaker section. The center will offer courses like The main purpose of the academy is to impart the knowledge and gives vocational training. ICICI Academy for Skills with an aim to equip the youth with the required skill sets needed to earn a sustainable livelihood and participate in the economic opportunities arising in the country. Through this initiative, for that they are working towards realising the immense potential of India’s demographic dividend."
In addition to offering training free of cost, ICICI Academy will provide uniforms, meals and all relevant course material to the students. Each centre will also have a library for the students to use.
The key highlights of ICICI Academy are
- Total six courses on offer: Selling skills, office administration & web design for graduates; electrical & home appliance repair, refrigeration & air conditioning repair and motor & pump repair for class X pass -outs.
- The duration of the courses varies from 8 to 12 week.
- ICICI Foundation has tied up with several partners for generating the content of these courses. The partners are: Tally Solutions Pvt. Ltd. for office administration, Blue Star Ltd. for refrigeration & air-conditioning repair, NIIT Ltd. for web designing, Crompton Greaves for pumps & motor repair and Schneider Electric India Pvt. Ltd. for electrical & home appliance repair.
- ICICI Foundation will create an online job portal where the trained youth can register themselves. The portal will be promoted among potential employers.