Empowering youth with job-oriented technical skill training, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd inaugurated Skill Development Centre at Excelus Learning Solutions, a National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) affiliated centre in two towns of Maharashtra – Dhule and Palgadh.
The inauguration of Skill Development Centre in Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra, Dhule was done in the presence of Shivaprakash Hiremath, Regional Manager, Customer Service, Pradeep T S, Section Manager, Training from Honda 2Wheelers India and Shantanu Salave, Placement Officer and Sushil Desarda, Branch Manager from Excelus Learning Solutions.
In Palgadh, the inauguration took place in presence of Kazuhiro Miyano, Deputy Director, Sales & Marketing and Shivaprakash Hiremath, Regional Manager, Customer Service from Honda 2Wheelers India whereas Deepak Mishra, Program Manager & Atul Singh Placement Officer from Excelus Learning Solutions were present on the occasion.
Speaking on the initiative, Pradeep Pandey, Senior Vice President – Customer Service, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt Ltd said, “Fulfilling its corporate social responsibility, Honda 2Wheelers India proactively supports Skill India Mission to empower Indian youth. The 2W industry is facing its biggest shift to new BS-VI emission norms. Surely the demand for skilled technical manpower will go up in near future. Keeping this as a priority, Honda is establishing Skill Enhancement Centres in key identified states across India. With 2 more centres in Maharashtra, we are committed to up-skill local youth to enhance their employability and help them build up brighter future for themselves.”
Honda’s skill enhancement centre at Dhule and Palgadh is equipped with vehicle and service infrastructure. The centre has been developed as a fully functional workshop for students giving practical training on technical aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair. On successful completion of training, Honda will provide recruitment opportunities to candidates at Honda manufacturing plants and dealerships.