Vizhinjam: Bangalore based Functional Vocational Training and Research Society (FVTRS) in collaboration with Santhigram will be organizing a one day state level workshop on Vocational Training, Jobs, Opportunities and Challenges. The workshop on November 16 to be held at Swaraj Bhavan, Santhigram will be inaugurated by Mr T Rufus Daniel, Vice President, District Panchayat at 10 AM. Mr Albert Joseph, Executive Director, FVTRS will deliver the key note address. M Valsalam, Athiyannoor Block Panchayat President will preside over the function. Representatives of select nongovernmental organizations across the state will attend the program. The focus of the program will be on training for school drop outs to equip them for gainful employment.
During the inaugural session the presidents of Kottukal, Poovar, Athiyannoor, Karimkulam, Kanjiramkulam Grama Panchayats and the Thiruvananthapuram Corporation Councilors from Vizhinjam area will be felicitated.
Dr V Rajasenan Nair, Deputy Director, Nehru Yuva Kendra, R Gopakumar, Director, Jan Siksha Samsthan, Pavithrakumar and K Prathapachandran will present papers.