NSDC Onboards WhiteHat Jr as its Training Partner
News Desk, News Nation 360 : National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), India’s apex facilitator of skill development and vocational training for India’s youth, has empanelled WhiteHat Jr, a leading live one-on-one online learning platform, as its training partner to accelerate Skill India Mission. WhiteHat Jr, through this partnership, will contribute towards significantly increasing the talent pool of qualified coders to teach coding to children across the country. Commenting on the partnership, Arun Pillai, Chief Strategy Officer, National Skill Development Corporation said that NSDC’s endeavour is to work with world-class organizations to make available their training capacities, knowledge and innovation to the ecosystem of learners in the country. They believe their partnership with WhiteHat JR will help a larger group of students acquire skill sets in emerging technologies. This will enable them to effectively participate in the fast-changing economic and social spheres of life. NSDC, a public-private partnership organization, is tasked with carrying out initiatives that lay emphasis on training Indian youth in market-ready skills. With the advent of Industry 4.0, the demand for skilled workers is witnessing a surge in areas like Coding, Automation, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT), and Robotics. Whitehat Jr is one of the largest kids coding platforms in the country, encouraging IT learning and coding amongst students to prepare them for the new-age world. The partnership will encourage promoting learning and upskilling of teachers for the ecosystem.
Report : Anustup Kundu