Minister KT Rama Rao congratulated the first batch of Telangana youngsters who were trained & placed in Healthcare & Life Sciences sector by Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK).
Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK) moves beyond IT/ITES into Pharma, Life sciences and Healthcare skilling domains. The valedictory ceremony for the two skill pilots, in collaboration with industry, were concluded at the Haritha Plaza on 10th Feb,2017 in the presence of Minister Sri KT Rama Rao, Advisor to Government Sri BV. Papa Rao, Principal Secretary Sri Jayesh Ranjan, Chairman Dr Reddy’s Laboratories, Mr. Satish Reddy, CEO Life Sciences Sector Skill Corporation, Mr. Ranjit Madan, CEO Call Health Mr. Hari T, CEO Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge, Mr. Sujiv Nair and other dignitaries.
- Recognition for Prior Learning Pilot delivered through collaboration between TASK – LSSSDC- CII Telangana & 5 Pharma/ Life sciences Companies – Dr Reddy’s, Granules India, Covalent Lab, Optimus Pharma and Unique Biotech
- 96 QC Chemists from the above 5 Pharma/Bio manufacturing companies were a part of the RPL Pilot Batch that started in Dec 2016. These Chemists were oriented and appeared for the RPL Assessment. 76 of them cleared it and were handed over certificates confirming to National Skill Qualifications Framework Level 5
- Health Care Skilling Pilot delivered through collaboration between TASK and Call Health Services Pvt Ltd. 44 unemployed youth from a batch of 50 majorly from secured jobs offers with Call Health as Home Health Officers and Phlebotomy Officers. These youth underwent training on medical domain, soft skills, communication skills and computers. Trainees were also put through yoga and meditation classes to build their overall personality