Skill Development Training

The great industrial boom in the recent years has created a heavy demand for skilled manpower in the industrial sector particularly in manufacturing and service sectors offering vast employment opportunities. Skill training is a pre-requisite for exploiting the opportunities offered by the growing economy and to make the unskilled and semi skilled youth employable.
In order to equip the rural youth with adequate capacity to compete in the job market and acquire gainful employment, the Government of Tamil Nadu introduced Youth Skill Training in the year 2006-07. This programme has been successfully implemented during the last four years.
So for 93,762 youth have undergone skill training in the following trades:
  • Computer hardware, software and IT enabled services.
  • Construction Equipments
  • Driving and automobile mechanism
  • Electronics and Home appliances
  • Textile Design
  • Catering and House Keeping
  • Nursing and Hospital management
  • Electrical equipments
  • Industrial trades
  • Handicrafts
  • Office Management
Major Institutions imparting Youth Skill Training are:
  • MRF Driving School
  • TVS, Madurai
  • PSTS Industrial Training Centre
  • APTECH Computer Centre
  • HCL Info System Ltd.
  • CSC Computer Centre
  • VIT University
  • Periyar Centenary Polytechnic College
  • Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidhyalaya
  • Royal Classic Knits
  • ATDC
During 2011-12 another 25,000 youth will be trained under Youth Skill Training programme at a cost of Rs.20 crores.

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