Online Training Programme on Skill and Entrepreneurship Development
Generating more and better quality of employment is a common challenge faced by the countries world over. The challenge is more pronounced in case of developing countries with large informal economy and with high annual entrance to the workforce. To face these challenges, governments are putting increasing emphasis on enhancing the skills of its people in general and that of workers in particular to increase their employability and to facilitate them to get decent employment.
Understand the linkage between vocational education and skills training with growth and employment. Acquire knowledge about the vocational educational and training systems and about its various components. Understand the challenge of employment generation and designing appropriate skill and entrepreneurship development policies to meet those challenges.
Linkage between vocational education and skill training with employment generation and economic growth, overview of vocational education and skill training system and its components, governance and management of vocational education and training, role of public-private partnership in skill development, labour market information system and skill development, skill gap analysis and identifying skill demand of emerging sector and informal sector, financing vocational education and training and understanding labour market outcomes of skills and entrepreneurship development programmes.
This training will be delivered in an online mode. The training will primarily make use of lectures, case studies and experience sharing. It will also include group discussions and thus be participative in nature.
Tripartite partners, officials involved with implementation of vocational education and skill training programmes, trainers and instructors from public and private training providers, research institutes, organizations/institutions involved in imparting vocational education and training.