- With new Ratlam centre, Honda Skill Enhancement Centres now at 38across 17 states in just a year
- Equipped with state of the art training facilities, centreto provide practical training on two-wheelers maintenance & repair
- Honda to offer recruitment opportunities at its dealerships to candidates completing course
Ratlam,:Committed to Skill India Mission, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd.today inaugurated its38thSkill Enhancement Centre in Ratlam in collaboration with Government Industrial Training Institute, Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh. The new centre operational from today will empower local youth with job-oriented technical skill training in the city.
The new Honda Skill Enhancement Centre was inaugurated in the august presence ofMr. Sunil Chaudhary (Joint Director– Directorate of Skill Development, Ujjain), Mr. NareshJhalani (IMC, Chairman, Government Industrial Training Institute, Ratlam), Mr. SanjulSaxena(Assistant General Manager –Customer Service Technical, Honda 2wheelers India), Mr. Pankaj Agrawal (Assistant Genereal Manager, Regional Office Central Customer Service,Honda 2wheelers India)and other dignitaries from Honda 2Wheelers India.
Honda’s Skill Enhancement Centre atITI Ratlamis equipped with a fully functional workshop with two-wheelers and service infrastructure to give practical training on technical aspects of two-wheelers maintenance and repair to students. On completion of one-yeartraining program, Honda will also support with recruitment opportunities to successful candidates at Honda dealerships.
On this initiative, Mr Pradeep Pandey, Senior Vice President – Customer Service, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Fulfilling its corporate social responsibility, Honda 2Wheelers India proactively supports Skill India Mission to empower Indian youth. The Indian 2Wheeler industry is getting ready for its biggest shift to new BS-VI emission norms and demand for skilled technical manpower will go up in near future. Keeping this as a priority, Honda has established its 38thSkill Enhancement Centre in Ratlam. The new centre here is a testimony to our commitment to up-skill local youth and enhancetheir employability.”
Honda’s CSR commitment towards Skill India Mission
Fulfilling its corporate social responsibility, Honda has taken several initiatives in the direction of Skill Development. In order to bridge the gap between requirement and availability of trained manpower in the automotive sector, Honda is setting up Skill Enhancement Centres across India. Currently, Honda operates 38 skill enhancement centres across 17 states in India. These includeMadhya Pradesh (Satna, Jabalpur, Bhopal&Ratlam),Bihar (Patna), Telangana (Hyderabad&Sircilla), Karnataka (Mysuru& Mangalore), Kerala (Palakkad &Kozhikode),Uttarakhand (Dehradun),West Bengal (Kolkata& Asansol), Haryana (Panipat, Rohtak&Gurugram), Gujarat (Rajkot, Gandhinagar, Sarkhej, Ankleshwar& Vadodara),Delhi-NCR (Jaffarpur&Nandnagri), Tamil Nadu (Chennai, Madurai and Sivagangai), Uttar Pradesh (Meerut), Chhattisgarh (Bhilai), Maharashtra (Pune, Nasik, Dhule&Palgadh), Andhra Pradesh (Vizag&Tirupati), Assam (Guwahati) and Punjab (Bathinda and Patiala) benefiting over2,700 students.