The plastic woven fabric industry being manpower-intensive faces challenges in terms of trained manpower to maintain its growth, quality standards, and productivity. The Technical Training Centre is a unique initiative taken up by Lohia Corp Limited to develop skilled manpower specifically for the Raffia industry.
In 2012, the Training & Research Centre (TTRC) was established as an independent division of the Lohia group, with objectives blended with CSR commitment to impart skills for employment generation & develop skilled manpower. It is recognized as a Vocational Training Provider (VTP) under the SDI scheme of DGET, Govt. of India and has MoU with CIPET to facilitate training. Now it is also a part of the International Skill Center and has successfully placed supervisors & operators in 9 countries.
First Technical Training & Support Centre for Raffia Industry in India, with a systematic approach to creating a pool of trained & knowledge manpower.
Signed MoU with CIPET and Govt. Polytechnic colleges to facilitate training.
Vocational Training model (70% practical & 30% theory)
Industry exposure to trainees as “pre-employment cum induction training”.
State-of-the-art infrastructure with well-equipped testing & quality laboratory for plastic processing & weaving technology.
Industry participation in the evaluation process.
The residential facility at TTRC Campus.
Experienced trainers with relevant skill-sets.
Residential campus with essential amenities.
Library with a good collection of reference materials & books on various programs offered.
TTRC’s lab is NABL (National Accreditation Board for Testing and calibration Laboratories)accredited making it one of the most trusted names in testing and quality control for the raffia industry.
Under NSDC developed qualification packs for Textile Sector Skill Council (TSC) & apprenticeship models also to benefit Raffia industries under NAPS coordinated through Textile Sector Skill Council.