Circular -Proposal of FDDI for Opening Industry Associated Centers (IAC)

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All Members of Council for Leather Exports

Sub: Proposal of FDDI for Opening Industry Associated Centers (IAC)

Dear Sirs,

As you are aware, the Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI) is implementing Primary Skill Development Program for Training of New Manpower & Placing them for gainful employment in the sector under HRD sub-scheme of Indian Footwear, Leather & Accessories Development Programme (IFLADP) 2017-2020.

Assessing the outgrowing needs for skill development, FDDI is planning to set up Industry Associated Centres (IAC) for carry out the skill development training. The unemployed youth will be the target beneficiary and preference would be given to women, people are at below poverty line, persons from weaker sections and SC & ST. FDDI would be giving training in the following NSQF compliant courses:

1.     Basic Cutting Operator – Footwear
2.     Basic Closing Operator – Footwear
3.     Basic Cutting Operator – Goods & Garments
4.     Basic Closing operator – Goods & Garments

The FDDI has requested the CLE to disseminate above information to the industry.

In case you wish to and willing to set up Industry Associated Centres (IAC), you may submit your Expression of Interest to the FDDI. The following are attached herewith for your perusal.

·        Notice Inviting Expression of Interest

·        Expression of Interest (EOI) for opening of IAC – which has proforma for IAC (Annexure A) & draft Memorandum of Understanding to be signed before the commencement of

training (Annexure B)

The above are available in the website of FDDI:

Interested members who wish to set up IAC, may submit the filled-up form (Annexure – A) along with your company profile, to the FDDI, Noida,

Under copy to CLE

With warm regards,
Yours Sincerely,

Executive Director

Notice || Expression of Interest