Intertek and Skillcube Join Together to Offer Certification Courses Promoting Growth to India’s Academia Community
August 27, 2012
Global standard hands-on training to enhance internship and placement opportunities
Intertek, (LSE: ITRK), a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world, and SkillCube Private Limited, have teamed together to conduct offer joint certification courses for various international management systems standards. Specifically, these courses will target college and university students across India. This new certification program is designed to create a professional skillset as well as offer specific credentials to participating (or young?) academia.
Saurabh Agarwal, founder Skill Cube stated, “The heightened awareness within organizations centered around security, safety and environmental issues is fuelling the demand for a more certified workforce across various subsets of these industries. Through the partnership with Intertek, SkillCube hopes to create a regional talent base for implementing and maintaining management systems based on various ISO standard certifications offered through Intertek.”
The certification programs include real life scenarios and case study discussions to provide the students skills and competencies required in the industry for these areas. Initially, the courses are offered to both universities and colleges in NCR, UP (West) and Uttarakhand regions and will later expand operations to other educational hubs in the country.
“We are pleased to partner with SkillCube and offer joint certification courses,” said Mr. Sandeep Vig, Regional Director, Intertek. “Specialized certification is an important element in professional growth, problem solving and leadership skills. We are confident the certification effort would foster rapid adoption, further improving workforce skills and reducing the cost of doing business in the country.”
The following courses will be offered to students pursuing Graduation & Post-Graduation programs in the relevant fields:
- Business Continuity
- Energy Management and Laws
- Environment Management
- Occupational Health and Safety Management
- Information Security
- Risk Management
Colleges and Universities that are interested in obtaining more information about the seminars and skill development programs that can help their students, may do so by contacting the Intertek - SkillCube team.
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Skill Cube (www.skillcube.in) has been established with the aim of bringing to the students of academic bodies such as School, Colleges and Universities the skills that are required in the industry through experiential and application based learning programs. It is focused on bringing about a positive change in the current education system by providing cost effective skill development programs that complement the academic knowledge acquired by the students with industry skills.
Intertek (www.intertek.com) is a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world. From auditing and inspection, to testing, quality assurance and certification, Intertek people are dedicated to adding value to customers’ products and processes, supporting their success in the global marketplace. Intertek has the expertise, resources and global reach to support its customers through its network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and 33,000 people in 100-plus countries around the world.