Centre for Entrepreneurship development
The Center organizes skill oriented vocational training programmes in different vocations such as stitching and hand embroidery, advanced courses in fashion designing, beauty culture including mehandi application, typing, soft toys and flowers, painting and machine embroidery. Duration of each course varies from 3 to 6 months and completion certificates are issued at completion of the course.
20 affiliated centres are functioning across Ghaziabad district providing various kinds of skill trainings to women and youth. The skill trainings are well received by the community members and is much in demand from the rural and economically backward families and communities. These trainings have emerged as viable livelihood options for women, who otherwise have very limited economic opportunities due to restrictions on their mobility and lack of adequate skills.
75% trainees are self employed and earning between Rs. 2500 to 6000 per month. 25000 women have been trained since 1983, out of which nearly 15,926 women are reported to be working and are together earning Rs. 2,78,43,300 on monthly basis