Akshaya to launch 3rd phase of Entrepreneurs Training on Jan 22


Trivandrum: The state-wide inauguration of the third phase of Akshaya Entrepreneurs Training programme, Patshala 2016 – Rejuvenating Akshaya, will be held on January 22 at Malappuram by the Minister for Industries & IT, Shri P K Kunhalikutty.

The programme aims to prepare Akshaya Entrepreneurs to create a Digitally Empowered Society. Recognizing the huge potential and the need of tomorrow, Akshaya has formulated Patshala as a training series to Akshaya Entrepreneurs. The main focus of the programme is to enable Akshaya Centres to render proactive citizen services at the door steps of the common people through required technical, customer orientation and entrepreneurship skills.

This is a third training series of ‘Patshala’ Training, started in 2013-14 by utilizing its in-house resources team and continued in 2014-15 by partnering with Intel Inc. Patshala 2016 series will impart two days training to all 2,450 Akshaya Entrepreneurs across Kerala and it will be conducted in all 14 districts. The Trivandrum based Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management Kerala (IIITM-K) is the training partner for this year’s series and will conduct 50 training batches across the State.

Patshala 2016 training series will address the important skills required to run an Akshaya centre in a successful manner to benefit both the citizen and entrepreneur as well. The core modules included are Entrepreneurship Development module and Computer Hardware & Networking module.

In the entrepreneurship skill development module, topics that will help to transform the Akshaya Entrepreneurs to become a successful businessman and also a facilitator of the government with smiling face will be covered.

Successes of any training depend upon on its implementation, evaluation and retune the course, based on the feedbacks received. The monitoring and evaluation of training would be the sole responsibility of by Akshaya District project offices. The state level implementation team has been formulated to coordinate and monitor the activities at the state level and also for providing necessary assistance and directions for district Akshaya Team and IIITM-K for the smooth conduct of the training.

Kerala IT News