Medskills is a Joint Venture of Apollo Hospitals Group with National Skill Development Corporation, Ministry of Finance, Government of India and plans to skill and up-skill 400,000 people by 2022. Apollo Hospitals Group has successfully trained more than 100,000 people through the use of innovative teaching methodologies to make healthcare education more practically relevant and impart job specific skills through hospital based training programmes, university education and online education.
A4e has been operating in India for over three years delivering a variety of projects relating to training and welfare, as well as consultancy in these fields. Most significantly, we were selected by India's Ministry of Rural Development to deliver a training-and-placement programme aimed at assisting 8,370 people who are living below the poverty line in rural areas into paid employment.
Our collaboration demonstrates a success story of UK and Indian companies working together to deliver sustainable skills training solutions in India
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A4e is a leading public service provider, serving tens of thousands of people across Europe, Australasia and Asia. Our core mission is to improve people's lives.
We do this by running a range of 'frontline' public services including employment and welfare, training, education, and financial and legal advice, a great deal of which we provide in partnership with a variety of public sector, not for profit and private sector organisations.
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