MEPSC recently collaborated with Cambridge University Press for creating rich content to build the youths with required skills of English, Employability and Entrepreneurship. In order to sensitize the stakeholders regarding the same, MEPSC in association with Cambridge University Press organized a webinar on Building an Employable Workforce which was addressed by eminent Speakers/Experts from the industry.
This webinar was scheduled for 10th November 2020. The webinar aimed to benefit the young demographic across the country to become employable and productive in the true sense.
MEPSC feels immensely proud to share that we have been conferred with the “National Skill Excellence Award 2020 – Gold” in the Institutional Category by Shri Vishwakarma Skill University, Haryana in a glittering online ceremony held on 02nd October 2020 in the presence of Hon’ble Chief Minister of Haryana, Shri Manohar Lal.
In the Institutional Category, MEPSC had curated its Landscape Innovation in Skill Development through English, Employability and Entrepreneurship Intervention in the form of a concept note on Innovation by leveraging technology in Skilling.
MEPSC has always been fully dedicated to the dream of Skill India Mission and has believed in its Vision and Mission. Watch this corporate video to get more insights about the origin, work and journey so far of MEPSC towards the skilling and for the skilling.
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MEPSC in association with I-Will organized an exclusive webinar on the "Implementation of Apprenticeship Program" one of its kind sessions for creating awareness and engaging Industries, Institutions and Training partners with the apprenticeship scheme. Mr. Ashok D Shahane, DY Chief Executive (Skill Development Mission) Larsen & Toubro, Col. Anil Kumar Pokhriyal, CEO-MEPSC and Mr. Vasu Sharma, Senior Member (Apprenticeship Division) NSDC were the keynote speakers. The program was witnessed by more than 260 attendees.
MEPSC virtually signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC), Delhi on 12 Sept 2020 for conducting online short-term module programs. This collaboration will provide various learning programs via digital platforms.
Mr. Santosh Saha, Head-Business Development - MEPSC conducted sessions for Training Partners and trainers to create awareness on the importance of Road Safety and Traffic Distancing, a digital campaign started by Club D2S has started to transform driving behavior by practicing Traffic Distancing on roads and reduce road crashes in the country.
MEPSC feels exhilarated to share that one of our Master Trainers, Ms. Prema Anand has been bestowed with the prestigious Kuashalacharya Award 2020 for Category 3: National Award for Master Trainers for her outstanding contribution to PMKVY 2.0.
To create awareness among the citizens for the importance of Road Safety and Traffic Distancing, Club D2S has started a nationwide digital campaign to transform driving behavior by practicing Traffic Distancing on roads and reduce road crashes in the country. MEPSC's team members attended a one-day training on this crucial topic to understand its importance and spread this message further by training more people.
Col. Anil Kumar Pokhriyal, Retd CEO, MEPSC shared his valuable thoughts in a webinar organized by International Chamber for Service Industry (ICSI) on "MSME Entrepreneurship Avenues for Youth" - a series on Empowering MSMEs held on 6 Sept 2020.
Col. Anil Kumar Pokhriyal, CEO-MEPSC had a candid interview with the team of NISARG National Network for their special interview series - Good Morning Bhaarat. Col. Pokhriyal shared his views on how MEPSC is working towards the dream of Skilled India and MEPSC's future plans with respect to the post COVID situation.
MEPSC feels proud to be associated with the Skilling Initiative of the Supreme Court of India. This collaboration aims towards the capacity building of the Supreme Court Employees on comprehensive work readiness skills. The first batch has been kicked off on 4 Aug 2020 with the stenographic personnel in the cadres of Court Master(SH), PS to Registrar, PS to Additional Registrar, Senior Personal Assistant and Personal Assistant.
Col. Anil Kumar Pokhriyal, Retd CEO, MEPSC shared his valuable thoughts in a webinar organised by Centum Learning Limited on "Digitizing SSC's Core Capabilities" in July 2020.
Mr. Shikher Saxena, Sr. Manager-Operations, MEPSC conversed about the Assessments and Certification process as a Keynote Speaker at a webinar organised by DDUGKY, Chhattisgarh. This webinar supported many PIAs in solving their queries related to different Skilling Schemes.
"How MSMEs can transform their business by digitizing themselves?" MEPSC conducted an online conclave on 18 July 2020 with the presence of esteemed guest speakers on "Transforming Business: MSMEs GoOnline - Post COVID Situation". The event was witnessed by more than 100 participants and it became even more insightful when our speakers shared their entrepreneurial stories.
In order to support the students in attaining industry-ready skills and to provide them with a pool of opportunities, MEPSC has collaborated with 9 Universities and Colleges across India to implement B.Voc Programmes in these institutes. MEPSC has also collaborated with Sr. Aurobindo College, Delhi University to provide certification programs on Entrepreneurship and Startups.
On the eve of World Youth Skills Day, the success stories of MEPSC got featured in the NISARG Network Magazine's periodical - Skill Darpan. You can read the full stories at http://nisargnationalnetwork.com/skill-darpan-reflection-of-skilling-in-india-2/
Security Sector adds to a significant portion of our economy and we are glad to be a part of this manpower-intensive sector. Saying so, team MEPSC is delighted to share that the initiatives taken by the SSC to promote and provide employment opportunities to the Security Guards in India has been featured in the National daily- Financial Express.
Being responsible citizens of India, Team MEPSC felt that it’s their bounded duty to create awareness among our citizens and hence MEPSC curated an informatory video on COVID-19 in association with Unifiers Social Ventures Pvt. Ltd.
This small video gives a vast amount of information on the symptoms and preventive measures of COVID-19. You can watch the video on our YouTube Channel and subscribe to it for the latest updates of the SSC's activities. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tj2Hn6DH7DM&list=PLXJE06XLcysQ7iINvPQGTyODuoJs1rkx_
To spread its wings in the digital arena, MEPSC has conducted three online Training of Master Trainers (ToMT) program with candidates of Unifiers Social Ventures Pvt. Ltd., Larsen & Toubro (L&T), other SSCs to name a few in May - June 2020. These programs gave all the Trainers an opportunity to learn virtually and adopt various methodologies on how to make the online session more engaging for the candidates. We were thrilled to see the participation of candidates from PAN India.
In order to create awareness and benefit of the National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (NAPS) in the Security and Management Sector, MEPSC conducted two Webinars in May 2020.
These sessions were very fruitful wherein participants were equally involved in asking questions and sharing their thoughts on the role and advantage of this scheme in their respective sectors.
MEPSC successfully conducted two ToT programs for the Unarmed Security Guard job role in online Mode for the candidates of D1 Fortification and Securitas.
The trainings were conducted by the Master Trainer from the training centre itself using the real-time equipments and presentations with the candidates from the Army Background. The assessment was conducted via auto proctoring and live video calls.
MEPSC and NSDC felt the need to orient the previously certified Master Trainers on ‘how to deliver the session online. To fulfill the same, MEPSC conducted a 2-day Orientation program for the Master Trainers of Larsen & Toubro (L&T). In this, trainers were apprised about the online platforms and how to make those effective and engaging at the same time for the candidates.
These unprecedented times and challenges gave us the opportunity to learn virtually and optimally utilize the digital world. Being said so, Team MEPSC collaborated with AAMC Training India Pvt. Ltd. to formulate a unique Dual Certification Program called Aacharya comprising of the Indian Master Trainer Program aligned to National Qualification Standards (MEP/Q2602) and the Australian Qualification Trainer (TVETC001). The first batch started on the Google Meet platform with 11 candidates in April 2020.
RPL Training organised by Olive Heritage at Gurugram in association with MEPSC for Home Guards and Special Police Officers to empower and refine their skill sets. This program also offered them a fair platform to draw scheme associated benefits.
MEPSC organised Training of Trainers at Gurugram, Haryana in association with Olive Heritage on Unarmed Security Guard, Armed Security Guard, Security Supervisor and Security Officer Job Roles.
MEPSC organised Training of Trainers at Surat, Gujarat for the candidates of Shree Gujarat Education Trust on Secretary job role.
To praise and recognise the essence of womanhood, team MEPSC celebrated the International Women's Day. All the 9 lovely ladies were presented with goodies as a token of respect.
Training of trainers program organised by MEPSC under Uttarakhand Workforce Development Project (UKWDP) concluded for the participants of Govt. ITIs at Karanprayag, Almora and New Tehri successfully.
As they say, hard work pays off - it truly did when Col. Anil Kumar Pokhriyal, CEO, MEPSC was bestowed with the Skill Leadership Gold 2020 Award by Foresight Society of Human Resources and Development. The award ceremony was held at New Delhi on 16 Feb 2020.
Adding another feather in its cap, MEPSC has been conferred with “two Skoch Awards – Skoch Order of Merit and Skoch Silver Award” under Innovation in Skilling Category for its English, Employability and Entrepreneurship (EEE) module. The awards were conferred during a sterling event held at New Delhi on 11 Jan 2020. Skoch Award, instituted in 2003, is acknowledged as the highest civilian honour in the country conferred by an independent Organisation.