NTPC Awarded for Skill Development
NTPC has been conferred prestigious Gold Trophy & Certificate of Merit of “ASSOCHAM Award 2015-16” and adjudged “Best PSU” for implementing vocational training programmes in PSU Category. The Award was received by Shri U. P. Pani, Director (HR) from Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Hon’ble Minister of State (I/C) for Skill Development, Entrepreneurship & Parliamentary Affairs on 15th March, 2016 during “Summit-cum-Award on Skilling India” in New Delhi.
NTPC has contributed immensely for last 03 years (FY 2012-13, 2013-14 & 2014-15) towards Skill Development by adopting 18 existing Govt. ITIs and setting up 8 new ITIs in different parts of country spanning in 16 states. Company is also implementing employment linked Skill Development Projects to provide vocational training in various skill sets/ sectors to 30000 youths through Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Govt. of India and National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)