SRINAGAR: Victor Force continues to reach out to all segments of the Awam with genuine concern for their well being. Victor Force accordingly commenced a Welding Training Cadre for unemployed youth of the valley. 270 Engineer Regiment under the aegis of HQ Victor Force is conducting the second such training on welding for a duration of four weeks from 06 February 12 to 03 March 12.
The welding training being conducted is free of cost, for unemployed youth, is a great step taken for welfare of the younger section of the society. This cadre gives opportunity to the youth to set up their own small business for earning a livelihood.
The cadre is being conducted for 30 youth from South Kashmir, having a minimum educational qualification as 8th Standard, under guidance of qualified tradesmen in a well-equipped workshop. At the end of the course, they will be assessed by a Technical team detailed from ITI Srinagar.
The welding training includes training on metal welding & cutting, pipe welding, arc welding, brass welding, Gas welding as well as handling of cutting machine. At the end of the course each individual will be given a qualifying certificate duly endorsed by ITI Srinagar which would help them in getting employment. This gesture by Army has been widely appreciated by the Awam and will definitely further cement the bond between the Awam & Jawan.