TalentSprint, the IT skill development firm, is planning to launch a new vertical for training teachers.
In this regard, it has submitted a proposal to the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) for an initial financial assistance of Rs 10 crore.
The new vertical would begin with training of 1000 teachers for CBSE stream in the first phase. The firm has already tied up with some schools in top cities for absorption of the candidates.
So far, the firm has been offering bridge courses for engineering graduates and those who seek jobs in banking, financial services and insurance industry.
The entry of TalentSprint into education vertical is significant as there is a huge demand for quality teachers in the country.