Skill Development Department (SDD) had organised PMNAM cum Rojgar Mela on 17th November 2022, at Niyukti Kendra, Directorate of Capacity Building, Khadi Bhawan, Deorali. The program was organised for providing job, apprenticeship and training opportunities to the youth of Sikkim.
An overwhelming number of candidates participated in the event and were provided a homogeneous mixture of job and training opportunities. One of the key highlights of the event was free Cabin Crew Management and Airport Operations training was free of cost including free fooding and lodging, all provided for by the Skill Development Department under DDU-GKY scheme at Jettwings Corporate Campus, Guwahati, Assam. Many aspiring candidates sat for the interview and out of which 14 local candidates were selected for the training and required to report to the training centre on 22.11.2022.
Therefore, on 21.11.2022 the Skill Development Department conducted a ‘Flagging of Ceremony’ for all the travelling candidates and counseling cum awareness and felicitation program to the parents and guardians of the selected candidates.
Shri Karma Namgyal Bhutia, Secretary, Skill Development Department congratulated the trainees and their parents for being selected for free Cabin Crew Management and Airport Operations training at Guwahati, Assam, and ensured that each and every trainees after successful completion of training will be provided with adequate job placement and advised the candidates to maintain a positive decorum throughout the training period and take in every possible opportunities provided.
Shri Dharma Das Sharma, Deputy Director, Skill Development Department assured the parents and guardians that their candidates will be well taken care of and a periodic inspection of the training centre will be conducted by the officials of the Skill Development Department and also requested them to promote the Rojgar Mela cum Prime Minister National Apprenticeship Mela event under Skill Development Department so that more unemployed youths participate in the event.
The Secretary further announced that the traveling cost of the candidates will be sponsored by the Department and further assigned Assistant Director and Office Superintendent to accompany the candidates to ensure proper monitoring and safety.
Finally, the candidates along with the officials of the department were flagged off for their journey by the officials and staffs of Skill Development Department.