Chandigarh : The Government of Punjab accords highest priority to the Skill Development of its youth and to make them employable. The State Government accordingly has set up Punjab Skill Development Mission (PSDM) in line with the National Skill Development Policy. The Mission would be a single point within the Government to formulate and steer various skill development schemes.
PSDM invites the Expression of Interest (EOI) in categories A & B as listed below, who are interested and eligible for submission of proposal for empanelment to undertake projects under above mentioned skill training schemes in the State of Punjab. In case PSDM runs any other scheme, the Training Partners may be considered for the same.
The training partners must apprise themselves with all aspects of the detailed guidelines of the schemes mentioned above before applying.
Eligibility Criteria: The Training Partners will be empanelled with PSDM under the following two categories:
Category A – Agencies having Skill Training Experience: This category is applicable to agencies which have prior experience in implementation of Government Sponsored (Central/State) Skill Training Schemes in India.
Category B – Agencies having no Prior Skill Training Experience: This category is applicable to agencies which don’t have prior experience in implementation of Government Sponsored (Central/State) Skill Training Schemes in India.
All the agencies mentioned above should:
• Be a registered legal entity
• Apply under only one category mentioned above,
• Will not involve into franchising/subletting/outsourcing of any activity related to training,
• Not blacklisted by any donor agency/ State Government/ Central Government/ any competent authority,
• Will adhere to PSDM and respective schemes norms (as amended from time to time).
In case of negative feedback or feedback on poor Performance received from any competent authority with which the agency has worked with in past, it will be liable to be rejected/terminated at any stage of empanelment process, before or even after empanelment at the discretion of PSDM without giving any notice.
The agencies who are not affiliated with any centralized system for DDUGKY & PMKVY etc., and want to apply for DDUGKY & PMKVY etc., are advised to get themselves registered simultaneously for the same as per below mentioned links:
For NSDC: https://www.nsdcindia.org/New/invitation-proposal
For DDU GKY: http://ddugky.gov.in/prn/outerAction.do?methodName=showIndex
For PMKVY: http://pmkvyofficial.org/BecomeaTrainingPartner.aspx (Presently not operational, shall be opening shortly)
Last date for submission (indicative): 03 January 2018, 1600 hours (04:00 PM)
* Proposals received up to 3rd January 2018 (4:00 pm) would be considered for first round of selection; however, this is a rolling advertisement and the cutoff dates for further rounds will be 3rd April 2018 (4:00 pm), 3rd July 2018 (4:00 pm) & 3rd October 2018 (4:00 pm).
Duration of Empanelment: The duration of the empanelment will be of 3 years and may be extended based on Training Partner’s performance. The PSDM reserves all the rights to discontinue Training Partner any time in case of nonperformance without any notice.
For further information, read EOI Document by Clicking Here
Note: Preference shall be given for running Residential Courses.