Skills for Job 2013-14
Skills for Job 2013-14 was launched as a second round of this training scheme introduced by the Punjab Skills Development Fund (PSDF) in 2012. Contracts were signed with 63 Training Service Providers to train 22,000 individuals from the districts of Bahawalpur, Bahawalnagar, Lodhran and Muzaffargarh. Under Skills for Job 2013-14, trainings were provided in 144 trades from multiple trade groups- construction, textiles, mechanical and electrical services, information technology, food processing. The scheme had the objective of encouraging standardised and structured training and ensuring recognition of training received.