Hyundai Motors India Ltd. has inaugurated its new Regional Training Centre in Ahmedabad. It is Hyundai’s seventh Regional Training Centre in the country. The newly inaugurated Service Training Center will be dedicated ensure the overall technical and soft skill development of entire service profile of dealership manpower in Gujarat to provide decent customer Service experience. Expanded across 8,200 square feet of area, the training centre will provide specialized training to 1, 700 Service manpower covering the entire state of Gujarat by 2018.
Speaking at the occasion, Y K Koo, MD & CEO - Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said, "The auto industry is evolving at a fast pace and to match the advanced technology we need to constantly upgrade the skills of our manpower through continuous training modules. The new service training center will empower technicians with both technical and soft skills. In 2018, we aim to train more than 20, 000 Service manpower at all our seven training centres and training academies across India."
Also, as a part of the 'Skill India campaign', Hyundai has been at the forefront to nurture and has tied up with 45 ITI's with minimum 1 ITI per state and 7 Polytechnic institutes PAN India to foster regional talent. The automaker already has tie-up with ITI's and Polytechnic Institutes with specially designed curriculum, training material, car, engine, gearbox & other learning aids, while 99 per cent of trained graduates from the Skill Development Program were recruited by Hyundai dealerships in 2017. As reported, the Programme has already benefited over 1,250 students across the country.
Currently, HMIL has 7 State-of-the-Art Training facilities at prominent auto hub locations such as at Delhi/NCR, Chandigarh, Kolkata, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai & now at Ahmedabad.