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RPL Type 4 in Major Leather Clusters

Employees feel good when they are certified for their knowledge and skills. Their assessment also paves way for further skilling that leads to better productivity. This is precisely what LSSC is trying to achieve through RPL 4 by implementing the scheme  Ambur, Ranipet, Vaniyambadi, Chennai, Kanpur, Agra, Delhi, Haryana and Continue Reading

A Report on LSSC Board Meeting held on 11th July 2019 at Chennai

In the Board Meeting held on 11th July 2019 at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai, the members and special invitees discussed few important aspects of skill development and industry engagement in the leather sector. Besides deliberations on the key items on the agenda, the members welcomed the new Chairman, LSSC, Mr. Continue Reading

Meeting with the Hon’ble Minister Dr Mahendra Nath Pandey

The leadership team of LSSC got introduced to Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Hon’ble Cabinet Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship. In the meeting, they briefed him about employment potential and growth in the leather sector. They also discussed about leveraging leather clusters in key states to skill the youth. While Continue Reading

Product innovation, technology and customer focus form the core of non-leather footwear: An interview with Mr V K C Noushad, Managing Director, VKC Group

The non-leather footwear industry has huge potential in local markets and it has to move along with customer needs. At VKC Group, right product, at the right time, with right price have created the global customer base. In this interview, Mr V K C Noushad, MD, VKC Group, shares the Continue Reading

Message from CEO,Leather Sector Skill Council

In my first message to all stakeholders in the industry, I wish to express my gratitude for the cooperation and support extended from the inception. As you are aware, there has been a transition at the leadership level at LSSC and this is the phase where we are revisiting our Continue Reading

Championing skilling to meet the demands of the industry: Mr. Habib Hussain’s contribution

Mr Habib Hussain, former Chairman, LSSC has been instrumental in championing the need for skilled workforce in the leather and non-leather industry in India.  Habib sir, as he is fondly known, has spearheaded the movement to create awareness among the business leaders and well as small business owners about the Continue Reading

Message from Chairman, Leather Sector Skill Council

The good news for all of us is that global import of leather, leather products and footwear had increased from USD 189.61 billion in 2017 to USD 199.35 billion, growing by  5.14%. This growth in imports, after two consecutive years of decline, offers us the opportunity for growth. Our vision is Continue Reading

How skill development can enhance productivity in the leather sector Author: K. Ramachandran, LSSC

Leather industry has been facing shortage of skilled manpower for various job roles. Particularly at the shop floor level, approximately for 85% of the workforce are either unskilled or semi-skilled. They enter into the industry without formal training and continue to learn on the job, often acquiring few skills to Continue Reading

LSSC as a National Monitoring Unit (NMU) for IFLADP Primary Skill Development

LSSC has been appointed as an National Monitoring Unit (NMU) for HRD Sub-scheme of Indian Footwear, Leather and Accessories Development Programme (ILFADP) for 2018 – 2020. As an NMU, LSSC will establish foolproof monitoring mechanism for the entire training cycle for 2 years through SMART and SDMS portals. IFLADP focuses Continue Reading

A Report on LSSC Governing Council Meeting held on 23rd March 2019

LSSC has conducted the Governing Council Meeting on 23rd March 2019 in Chennai. Mr. Habib Hussain, Chairman, LSSC, extended a warm welcome to the members of the Governing Council and all others who were present and introduced everyone to Mr. Gopal who was the chief executive in L&T and has Continue Reading
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