Empower Pragati, a partner company of NSDC, launched the PGCVT (Post Graduate Certificate in Vocational Training) in collaboration with ISTD on July 21st. It is an India-based private sector, social enterprise specializing in livelihood skill development to empower India's disadvantaged youth.
The first batch of Post Graduate Certificate Course for Vocational Trainers is now completing four weeks of intensive classroom training (check out updates on https://www.facebook.com/pgcvt ).
Ajay, an underprivileged boy residing at a children’s home run by the Department of Women and Child Development, is today a trained retail associate with a salaried job. His job is courtesy the training he received at the skill enhancement and rehabilitation centres set up by the department.