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Headline : India : Tech Mahindra comes up with 6 months certificate course in Logistics, Supply Chain management
Summary : The CSR arm of Tech Mahindra Limited, Tech Mahindra Foundation, has initiated six months certificate course in Logistics and Supply Chain management in association with the CII Institute of Logistics.

Following the launch, while addressing the media, Chief Operating Officer of the Tech Mahindra Foundation Chetan Kapoor said the foundation works was in progress covering the areas of education and employability through identified partner of NGOs. The foundation at present operates nearly 100 Tech Mahindra Smart vocational training centers in 12 cites offering short-term vocation courses for free of cost to the unemployed youth.

Following completion of the training, the youth were extended placement support in the open market. Till date, nearly 50,000 unemployed youth have been trained through these SMART centres and of which, around 70 percent have been received placement support, from the start of smart program in October 2012.

According to Mr Kapoor, the Tech Mahindra foundation has launched the certificate course in Visakhapatnam on the basis of the local requirement, industry trends of the vizag city and the thought process of the state Government. After training completion, the students will be offered internship opportunities in various organizations and placement assistance will be given to all those students who complete their training and internship.