Bridging the gap: Logistics Sector Skill Council
Laying special focus on commercial driver training for heavy motor vehicles utilising simulators to bring down costs. Employing trained candidates for warehouses for functions such as picking/packing. This will reduce rework and accidents. Emphasis is on handling MHE and this will improve efficiency and service delivery. There is a need to have trained middle management and this will be done by introducing placement linked job role oriented courses in colleges pitched at level 4 of the NSQF. There is a thrust on Port expansion and Port-led growth of the coastal areas and to develop the much neglected inland waterway system which will create numerous jobs.