Skill building is another important focus area of the Company. Under this initiative Idea Cellular Ltd. intends to address the skills deficit amongst India’s youth by providing training to youngsters, preferably 18 to 30 years of age.These youngsters would have dropped out or completed their education, with sustainable and marketable skills for securing employment through Vocational Education and Training (VET) Centers. This initiative supplements the activities of the GOI’s Skill India movement.
Under the initiative 10 training programs are conducted- 06 Technical Service: Household Electrician, Hardware & Mobile Technician, Field Technician CD & WG, Salon Executive, Tailoring, Logistics Operations Executive and 04 Service Sector Programs - Retail Stores Exec, BFSI Executive, Hospitality Executive and OA/DEO
Implementing Partner:G. D. Birla Medical Research & Education Foundation
Project Locations: Raipur, Nagpur, Vadodara, Udaipur, Bhopal and Kanpur.
Year of implementation: 2016-17
Project Outreach: 1800 youths.