This is the first initiative of support anywhere in the Country where Skill training in Customs Clearance is supported by Government.
AHMEDABAD: JBS Academy Pvt. Ltd. (JBSAPL), the vocational education arm of Ahmedabad-based JBS Group of Companies has entered into a MoU with Government of Gujarat to Skill upgrade existing employees working in the domain of Customs Clearance.
Government of Gujarat will be funding the whole program and extending all possible support with a mission to enhance the skill of workforce so that productivity of human resource can be increased and they are at par with the industry requirements. The partnership is initially for @ 270 persons in Ahmedabad region and would subsequently extended to other areas of the State.
Companies can enroll their employees who have completed 1 year of service along with appointment letter and salary slip.
The programme would include all aspects of Customs Clearance including soft skills to bring the personnel at par with Customs Broker staff internationally. The programme would be a 120 hours program to be conducted in 8 weeks @2 hours every alternate day from Monday to Saturday.
Third party assessment will be done at the end of programme and Certificate to be issued upon successful completion of the training.
JBS Academy set up in 2010, specializes in imparting skill-based teaching and training in logistics, maritime, International business and related management and research.
It offers vocational courses, be-spoke programs, Government and CSR-funded programs and self-study programs for a duration of 30 to 240 hours, either certificate or diploma courses with 100% placement assistance. Duration of its courses ranges from 1 week to 6 months.
JBSAPL has published 11 books so far, dealing with subjects in the area of Logistics Management and International Business Services, along with 15+ small handbooks for staff at ground level for easy understanding of processes and fast turnaround time.