Y: In the District Ability Development Plan Competition, Satara has been declared the Central Government Best Plan Award. The award ceremony of this competition will be held on June 9, 2022 in Delhi at the hands of the Union Minister for Skills Development and Entrepreneurship, Dharmendra Pradhan. District Collector Shekhar Singh and District Entrepreneurship and Skills Development Deputy Commissioner Sunil Pawar have been invited to the award.
336 districts across the country, including Satara, participated in the 2020-21 District Skills Development Planning Excellence Award Competition held by the Ministry of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship of the Central Government. Out of these, 30 districts were selected for submission to the Central Committee at primary level and this included the Skills Development Action Plan for the Satara District of Maharashtra. District Collector Shekhar Singh and Deputy District Skills Development and Entrepreneurship Commissioner Sunil Pawar and their colleagues submitted the online draft to the Central Committee on January 19, 2022.
In order to address the shortage of skilled labor in the health sector in conjunction with KOVID-19 in the plan for 2020-21, the department has provided basic and advanced health care support, general service assistance to 1,035 candidates under CM’s General Health Skills Development Training Program, Customized Intensive Course for Kovid warriors Plat maintenance course was taught by 17 renowned hospitals in the district. Likewise, during the Kovid period, five online job fairs were held to employ young people, from which 1,054 preliminary and final candidates were selected. Alongside this, 15 online counseling and guidance programs on various topics were organized. Skills training is also being given to 17 aspiring candidates (widows, sons and daughters of deceased persons) who have lost relatives during the Kovid period. To help them get a job. In addition, financial assistance was provided to 238 candidates who wanted to be self-employed through the Annasaheb Patil Economic Development Corporation. Also, quality institutes in various fields have registered on the Skill India portal for training.
Through various schemes implemented by the Satara District Employment, Entrepreneurship and Skills Development Guidance Center, employment and self-employment opportunities are provided by providing skills-based training in the areas where there is a demand for labor in the district. . In this regard, the Satara District Annual Action Plan is prepared under the direction of the District Collector by determining the areas of the District that are in high demand for employment and self-employment on the basis of specific geographical and social conditions, occupations traditional, natural resources and resources.