Yamaha Training School Inaugurated by Mr. Masaki Asano at GHRCE, Nagpur
Yamaha Training School (YTS) was inaugurated at G H Raisoni College of Engineering, Nagpur on 28th April 2016 at the hands of Mr. Masaki Asino, Managing Director, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd. in presence of Honorable Sunilji Raisoni, Chairman, Raisoni Group of Institutions, and Dr. Preeti Bajaj, Director, GHRCE, Nagpur.
Dignitaries from Yamaha Mr. Ravindra Singh, Vice President, Strategy & Planning, Mr. Navit Menon, Zonal President, Mr. Girish Masurnaik, Zonal Service Manager, Mr. Fushimi Sho San, Japanese Delegate, Mr. Prasad Bhosale, Regional Service , Mr. Ravindra Gupte, Manager, Yamaha Training Academy, Pune were present.
Inaugural function witnessed the welcome address by Dr. Preeti Bajaj, Director, GHRCE wherein she made a point to take benefit of this initiative. Lot of employment opportunities are available if somebody has definite skill set. This YTS shall provide skill and competencies for two wheeler maintenance.
In his inaugural address, Mr. Masaki Asano, Managing Director, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd. emphasized on bridging skill gap. Further, he told that Yamaha is planning to start 25 more such YTS to impart skill based training to under privileged youth, especially girls. He appealed to YTS students to take keen interest during the training and make best of it.
As part of Prime Minister’s concept ‘Skill India project’, GHRCE YTS shall provide a good opportunity for Vidarbha and especially Nagpur students’ to create self employment. Similar to the Hon. Prime Minister ‘Kaushal Vikas Yojna’ – PMKVY, the training school will play a very important role to create jobs as well as to create self employment in the field of two wheeler servicing.
The basic purpose behind this training school is to create employability of Vidarbha’s backward student through PMKVY. This training school is part of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Project of Yamaha group. Yamaha India has already started 16 Training schools all over India. In Maharashtra, GHRCE YTS is 2nd but in Vidarbha and Central India its one and only training center.
Presently 22 students have registered their names for this two wheeler training program. To give the technical training to students, Prof. Amol Pitale has completed his one month training in Yamaha Training Academy Pune. Raisoni Group of Institutions has provided infrastructure facility for this training center in their GHRCE Campus. In association with RGI, Yamaha India has provided high end technical equipments with all recent two wheeler models in this training center.