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NTPC Signed MoU With NPTI
New Delhi, August 25, 2009
|NTPC Limited and
National Power Training Institute (NPTI) signed a
Memorandum of Understanding for running of Solapur Power
Training Institute being set up at Solapur, Maharashtra.
The Institute shall meet requirement of skilled workforce
in the Industries and power sector by developing and
enhancing the technical skills of the local youth of areas
in and around the upcoming NTPC project at Solapur.
The MoU was signed by R K Rustagi, Executive Director (PMI
& HRD) on NTPC’s behalf and A V Chaoji, Principal Director (NPTI),
on NPTI’s behalf, in presence of R C Shrivastav, Director(HR),
NTPC and Dr N S Saxena, Director General, NPTI.
NTPC has recently launched new Courses in 12 NTPC adopted
and New Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) at various
locations in the vicinity of NTPC power stations to help in
meeting the skilled manpower requirement.
As per the terms of MoU the Institute shall be set up by
NTPC and shall be run by NPTI. NTPC shall also be supporting
NPTI in meeting the gap between the revenue earning and the
operational expenditure for initial period of two years from
the date of functioning of Institute. The Institute shall also
provide an opportunity to the existing employees from Power
Sector and other Industry to upgrade their skills.