“Today, Indian leather industry is all set to achieve excellence and face international competition with confidence and consistent quality. Last few years have seen remarkable development in capacity building through skill-based training that aligns with the needs of the industry. We have benchmarked the training curriculum at the global level Continue Reading
In the job fair held at Gorakhpur on 14th January 2019, LSSC selected 122 candidates for various job roles. A total of 179 candidates from the ITIs attended the interview. The event was held at Convention Hall & Deeksha Bhawan Meeting Hall, Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University and it was Continue Reading
The event was held on 31st December 2018 in the presence of Mr. Ranjan Kumar, General Manager – Manufacturing and Mr. Rishikesh Kumar, Sr. Manager – Personnel & Admin. Mr. Ranjan presented the history of Bata and their employee’s contribution and how RPL helps in recognizing the skills and knowledge. Continue Reading
Central Footwear Training Institute (CFTI) Chennai inaugurated a Productivity Management Centre (PMC) at CFTI Chennai campus on 14th December 2018 in association with URS. Shri. Habib Hussain, Chairman, LSSC was the guest of honor at the event.
The Leather and Footwear industry needs to improve productivity and enhance manufacturing competitiveness for Continue Reading
Author: Abhijit Das, Mirams Training Services (I) Pvt. Ltd., Kolkata
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and RPL Type- 4 for Best in Class Employers (BICE) are two important schemes from the government in extending formal recognition and certification of existing skills and knowledge. In the leather sector, we have been implementing Continue Reading
Author: Arun Kumar Gaikwad, Center-In Charge, FDDI, Hyderabad
Leather industry has great potential for innovation in product design and development for catering to domestic and international markets. And, this is largely unexplored in our country! India needs many footwear and leather accessories designers who can cater to new markets by coming up Continue Reading
The Indian leather and footwear industry has achieved significant transformation in the recent years in terms of value addition and has now become one of the major sourcing points. There is huge potential to achieve further growth and development.
Being a fashion and design oriented industry, we must ensure quick adaptation Continue Reading
As you all know, the leather industry creates “Wealth from Waste” as it produces huge value added products from hides and skins, which are a by-product of the meat industry. Also, leather is unique because it is fashionable and durable. Hence, I have no doubt about the immense opportunities available Continue Reading