Mr. Roopak Vasistha, CEO & DG of Apparel, Made-ups & Home Furnishing Sector Skill Council signing MoU with Mr. Kamal Misra, Hon. Secretary of TAI Delhi.

The Textile Association (India) – Delhi has signed up a MoU with Apparel, Made-ups & Home Furnishing Sector Skill Council (AMHSSC), New Delhi through its CEO & DG Mr. Roopak Vasistha. Mr. Kamal Misra, Hon. Secretary of TAI Delhi Unit represented TAI Delhi on the occasion. Shri Shailesh Kaushik, an eminent Textile Professional is Knowledge Partner in this initiative of TAI Delhi Unit.

AMHSSC is the autonomous industry-led body under Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Govt. of India, which is responsible for creating Occupational Standards and Qualification NOS, developing competency framework, conducting Train the Trainer (ToT) and Assessor (ToA) Programs, conducting skill gap studies, and assessing and certifying trainees on the curriculum aligned to National Occupational Standards developed by them.

TAI Delhi is a reputed textile, apparel & related sectors professionals body, having convergence & synergy in the sector in which AMHSSC is operational and is keen to collaborate with the AMHSSC to conduct trainings, assessment & certification of the workforce as per National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF).

AMHSSC has established its Centres of Excellence (COEs) in the various parts of the Country. Out of them, two such Centres at Tirupur and Delhi have started functioning. The major objectives of these COEs are;

  • Training of Trainers (ToT)
  • Training of Assessors (ToA)
  • Management Development programs (MDPs) for Supervisory and middle management
  • Entrepreneur Development program (EDP)
  • Entrepreneur Cell/ Startup incubator
  • Makers Space

In addition to providing quality training to the students, the most important function of COE is to provide On the Job Trainings (OJT) to the trainees.

The objective of this MOU is to establish an arrangement between AMHSSC and TAI Delhi Unit, whereby, both the parties shall together work to organize TRAINING, SKILLING, CAPACITY BUILDING and Management Development Programmes (MDPs) on Online, as well as Off line modes, provide actual training to the students.