The 2nd Skill Certification Ceremony for the passing out batches of ASTC Delhi Cantt was held at Manekshaw Centre, Delhi Cantt.
Army Chief’s wife Mrs Madhulika Rawat, President AWWA was the chief guest and presented the certificates to successful candidates in four job roles. Self Employed Tailor, Data Entry Operator, Assistant Beauty Therapist and Block Printing.
Candidates securing 1st and 2nd positions in each batch were also awarded cash prizes.
Skill courses at ASTC are conducted under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna (PMKVY), the flagship scheme driving Skill India Mission.
This is done in coordination between MoD and IHQ of MoD (Army) with the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship and NSDC.
This initiative of the Indian Army aims at enabling and empowering Army spouses, wards and widows to enhance their talent and to become a part of the Nation’s skilled human resource.
At ASTC, Army spouses, wards and widows are provided with an opportunity to undergo skill courses.
Successful candidates were awarded National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF) Certificate that has recognition across the country. 180 candidates were awarded certificates.
NSDC Team affiliated with Army’s Skilling Initiatives attended the function.