1st phase: To start first batch of vocational training for 20 unemployed youth and prepare them for employment in retail/related industry
–          I have met Principal of Loyola ITI, Bannergatta Road, Banaglore and he has agreed to co-operate by providing class room ( at a cost )
–          Training material from Skills excellence Academy can be issued  ( sample enclosed). Prayaas logo also can be incorporated.
–          Freelance trainers for soft skills and domain specific training  to be identified  ( I have started some work through our network)
–          Two full time programme co-ordinators cum faculty ( one for spoken English and one for basic computers) may be hired for 3 month duration till the 1st batch is completed and all the participants are placed . To be reviewed after that.  Two persons whom I have met and look suitable agree to join with immediate effect and assist in finmalising course contents and selection of the candidates.
John Santosh : Programme co-ordinator cum Spoken English Faculty . He has 2 + years of experience in teaching similar courses under MES in one VTP : Expects Rs. 6000/- pm + minor reimbursements of local travel & phones expenses for official work
Prabhu A :  CO- program co-ordinator cum Computer faculty. He is an MCA  : Expects Rs. 7500/- pm + minor reimbursements of local travel & phones expenses for official work
–          Proposed date for starting 1st batch is : 13.03.10
–          We may need to provide a short Train the Trainer program , using the proposed training material so that each one involved is at the same wave- length of course contents.
–          I have also started some hunting for placement in Retail/insurance industry for the participants
Phase 2 :  To start a small office cum own Training centre with one or 2 classroom + other basic facilities ( in next 2-3 months)
                :  To release an adv in newspapers to attract suitable participants for future courses who are needy and suitable
Request your views & suggestions.