Konica Minolta collaborates with Care Skills Academy for youth development programmes

Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions, under its community welfare initiatives, has launched Youth Skill Development Program (YSDP). Recently, Konica Minolta partnered with Care Skills Academy in Noida to support its northern region business to overcome their major challenges of Customer Engineers attrition and scarce skilled manpower in today’s business world. Skill Academy is an authorized training partner of ESSCI (Electronic Sector Skills Council of India) working under the aegis of NSDC (National Skill Development Corporation).

As part of this collaboration, Care Skill Academy will utilise its expertise in methodology to produce industry specific skilled manpower. The programme duration has been kept for 2 months; initially, only 20 candidates can participate in the training programme. Post this training, ESSCI personnel will examine the candidates & certify them with NSDC certification. This sought-after training & certification will provide beginners with the competencies to meet the industry expectation for reliable services & achieve customer satisfaction.

YSDP is looking forward to providing 100% job placement to candidates after the successful completion of the programme. The company understands the vital importance of skilled workforce in successfully running a business and the initiative aims to curb the huge demand-supply gap in the country when it comes to productive human resources. The two primary objectives which Konica Minolta aspires to achieve from the initiative include:

  • Producing industry specific skilled workforce

  • Lower attrition rate which is a major challenge in the present era

The cost of the entire program flagged off from December 1, 2016 including the expenses of training, food and accommodation will be borne by Konica Minolta. The two month programme will also come as a boon for beginners spanning across a host of varied areas including:

  • Hardware & Software training – Konica Minolta MFPs

  • Basic Electronics & Mechanical

  • Basic Electrical

  • Soft Skill

  • Xerographic Theory-B&W and colour machine

  • Basic English