SIMA - Introduction

Southern India Mills Association

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Sriyadithatextile - Southern India Mills Association

SIMA - Southern India Mills Association

Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS) is a Textile Skill Development / Enhancement Project funded by Government of India, implemented by Ministry of Textiles by selecting Lead Implementing Agencies (LIA) across the country. SIMA is the only Textile Association selected as one of the LIA under Component II of ISDS. Around 10,000 workers will be trained under SIMA-ISDS programme over a period of five years in Spinning and weaving sector. SIMA started implementing this scheme from October 2012 onwards.

SIMA – ISDS Training Methodology

Training of Trainers

Training of Trainers programme will be conducted at mills for worker teachers & trainers by SIMA Engineers & Master Trainers. Training of Trainers programme includes classroom training and on-the-job training for worker teachers/trainers for a batch size of 15 to 25 members.

Operative training

On the job training will be imparted by SIMA Master Trainer and Mill worker teachers/trainers for a batch size of 25 to 30 fresh workers in each department. Training duration will be 4 months for spinning and 3 months for preparatory & post spinningdepartments. Visits will be made by SIMA Engineers and Master Trainers once in a month for a batch, throughout the training period and performance of trainees and worker teacher/trainers will be assessed and monitored.

After completion of training, the trainees will be assessed by external agency and certificates will be issued.

The Southern India Mills’ Association
41, Race Course
Coimbatore - 641 018
Tamil Nadu

Secretary General
Phone : 91 422 4225333
Fax : 91 422 4225366

Email :

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