APSSDC signs MoU for setting up MSDCs
Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Corporation has signed an MoU with Johnson Controls Hitachi Air Conditioning India Limited, JCHIN to set up Model Skill Development Centers MSDC in Andhra Pradesh
Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Corporation has signed an MoU with Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning India Limited, (JCH-IN) to set up Model Skill Development Centers (MSDC) in Andhra Pradesh.
In this regard, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by T Anil Kumar, Executive Director, APSSDC and S Vivek Mani from JCH here on Wednesday.
Speaking on the occasion, APSSDC Executive Director T Anil Kumar said, “The MSDCs will offer courses in AC Repair and Maintenance for four batches of 20-30 candidates each in a year.
The centre is training about 600 candidates in a year. The course duration will be of 3 months. The course syllabus will be provided by JCH-IN and certification will be done jointly by JCH-IN and APSSDC.
This training will enable unemployed youth and for school dropouts to take up the AC technician course and pursue the profession by being empanelled with an AC dealer/company or by self-employment.”
The first two MSDC’s in ITI – Kakinada and Vijayawada will be operational in September 2018.
The next phase would have centres in ITIs located in Nellore, Anantapur and Visakhapatnam.