Our Skilling program is focused on providing skills development and training opportunities to individuals in the communities. The programs aim to empower individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to improve their employability, income potential, and overall socio-economic well-being. Our focus areas would include based on the specific needs of the community or industry. Some common elements of our programs include:
Training and Capacity Building: We intend to offer training programs, workshops, or vocational courses to develop specific skills required in the job market. This can include technical skills, such as computer literacy, digital skills, or trade-specific training, as well as soft skills like communication, teamwork, and problem-solving.
Job Readiness and Placement Support: We aim to provide support in job readiness, including resume building, interview preparation, and career counseling. Some initiatives may also facilitate job placement or internship opportunities for participants, connecting them with potential employers or creating partnerships with local businesses.
By investing in skilling and providing opportunities for individuals to acquire valuable skills, we wish to create a positive and lasting impact on the lives of individuals, families, and communities, fostering economic growth and social well-being.
Placement Linked Skilling Program
Signode India Foundation partnered with CGF (Collective Good Foundation) to execute a placement-linked skill development initiative in accordance with the National Skills Qualifications Framework (NSQF) and National Occupational Standards (NOS) for the youth in 18 to 25 years hailing from Hyderabad, Telangana, from an ITI (Industrial Training Institute) and non-ITI vocational background.
The program is a comprehensive initiative aimed at empowering 100 individuals with the skills and knowledge required to excel in the field of solar photovoltaic (PV) installation and renewable energy technology as well as provide participants with access to digital and financial literacy.
Through this program we aim to achieve 70% placements for the trained participants within the renewable energy generation sector which not only addresses India's pressing employment challenges but also aligns with the nation's climate objectives. The ultimate objective of this program is to provide livelihood opportunities to the participants in the Green Jobs sector and contribute to the nations G20 goals.
Enhancing Digital Literacy
This will enable the Madagodanahalli Pre-University to introduce the below new courses from June 2023 onwards.
(i) Physics, Chemistry, Math, Computer Science (PCMCS)
(ii) Computer, Economics, Business, Accountancy (CEBA).
Additionally, we have facilitated infrastructure development in the school along with setting up a RO water purifier. These projects were implemented in collaboration with Grameena Abyudaya Seva Samsthe (GASS), a non-profit organization.
Educational Collaboration with Government Polytechnic College, Nagpur Maharashtra
Through our Scholarship program – Badti Asha Badte Kadam we aim to recognize and reward students from under-privileged backgrounds who have no access to education and deserve a chance to pursue their higher education.
Winning a CSR Scholarship can provide financial assistance to support the student's educational journey, helping them pursue their academic goals. The objective of the program is to provide an opportunity for deserving underprivileged children who do not have resources to pay for their education and to help them pursue their education, a chance to succeed and break the cycle of poverty. We aim to offer scholarship to 100 deserving beneficiaries who are:
- Exceptionally talented but under-privileged students aspiring to continue their education are encouraged to apply.
- Students studying in class 8 and above.
We have launched the program, are receiving applications, evaluated applications and awarded scholarships to 10 scholars in Phase-2 from across India.