Career Point Ltd, a leading education player in India, has entered into a partnership with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) – the institution promoted by the Government of India to catalyse training and skill development of the people. The aim of partnership is to skill 4.5 lakh youth in 36 diverse trades of multiple sectors across different geographies of the nation over a period of 10 year.
The cost of project is estimated to be Rs 16.8 crores. NSDC would provide a financial loan, at subsidised interest rate, of Rs 12.6 crores in tranches over the first two years to Career Point for executing the project that includes training under key industrial and service sectors.
The project plan includes sectoral training in Retail, Information Technology (IT & ITes), Banking & Finance (BFSI), Automotive, Courier & Logistics, Construction, Healthcare, Capital Goods and Electronics. Under this programme, the courses would be of about 3-4 months duration, covering classroom training, practical and on-the-Job training.