The Uttarakhand Skill Development Mission, Govt. of Uttarakhand signed an MOU with the Apparel Made-Ups & Home Furnishing Sector Skill Council on 24th Sept, 2015 at Dehradun.
The MOU was signed by Shri Akshat Gupta, IAS, Mission Director and Dr. Roopak Vasishtha, CEO and Director General, AMH SSC. Under the MOU, all the Training Providers of UKSDM, across Uttarakhand shall get aligned to the AMH SSC for the Skill trainings in the Apparel, Made-ups and Home Furnishing Sector by aligning their course curriculum to the National Occupational Standards (NOSs) of the AMH SSC and shall be assessed and certified by the AMH SSC. The certifications of the AMH SSC, which has been formed by the NSDC would have National /International Recognition and would help the youth of Uttarakhand State to not only get a decent employment in India but would also become eligible for International Openings. This step would also immensely contribute to the â€˜Skill Indiaâ€™ and â€˜Make in Indiaâ€™ Missions of the Govt. of India and of Govt. of Uttarakhand.
The Uttarakhand Skill Development Mission plans to get many youths trained and certified by the AMH SSC in the FY 2015-2016 in the Apparel, Made-ups and Home Furnishing Sector. This MOU would be valid for a period of 5 years from 2015.