Punjab Skills Development Fund launched the scheme “Industrial Training Program 2018” in September 2017. Under the scheme, a total of 10,000 residents from all the districts of Punjab will be trained. The scheme has targeted the potential industries from all the districts of Punjab except for Gujranwala, Gujrat and Sialkot. Trainings will be imparted in high demand trades that cover all the sectors of economy.
The program outcomes are as follows:
- To support industrial and manufacturing sectors for provision of skilled manpower.
- To increase access to jobs & income earning opportunities.
- Impart soft skills and core skills training.
- More than 50% trained persons will be employed in various industries.