SDI (SKILL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE )
S&T SIRI provide SDI(SKILL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE ) vocational training to farmers, existing workers,Early school drop-outs and unemployed youth, ITI graduates,
etc. to improve their employability by optimally utilizing the infrastructure
available in Govt., private institutions and the Industry. Existing skills of the
persons can also be tested and certified under this scheme.
To build capacity in the area of development of competency standards, course
curricula, learning material and assessment standards in the country.
Demand driven short term training courses based on Modular Employable Skills
(MES) decided in consultation with Industry. MES is the ‘minimum skills set’
which is sufficient for gainful employment.
MES benefits different target groups like :
- Workers seeking certification of their skills acquired informally
- Workers and ITI graduates seeking skill up gradation
- Early school drop-outs and unemployed
- Previously child labour and their families