Skill building training at Thermax Savli
Thermax Foundation has partnered with the NGO Lokbharti to impart skills to the youth in the vicinity of Thermax Savli factory. Under the Pragati programme, batches of welding have been successfully held with assured placements by the NGO to the participants. Safety training, factory visit and vaccination of candidates are held with support from the Thermax Savli factory team.
The approach to access the government schemes has been towards COVID related relief schemes in addition to the old age doles, widow pensions, and support for vital documents like Aadhar card, Ration card, certificate of income, certificate of backward class etc. TF is closely monitoring the data, with contact details of recipients.
Skill building training at Thermax Dahej and Jhagadia factories
i) Attendant Operator Chemical Plant (AOCP) training in Jhagadia
AOCP trainees at Jhagadia factory completed the training and assessment and received placements with guaranteed minimum wages. As per the guideline from the leadership team, vaccination of all trainees was ensured. The NGO is also doing a lot of work to convince the parents in the community for training women candidates for AOCP.
ii) Attendant Operator Chemical Plant (AOCP) training in Dahej
AOCP trainees at Dahej factory completed their training too and were placed with an average salary. Their safety training was conducted by the Thermax Factory team.
Watershed project at Thermax Solapur Factory
Following the success of the stream widening work done at Ranmasale village near Solapur, farmers from other villages approached Thermax Foundation and Manavlok to start similar work in their water deficit communities.
Thereafter, the watershed activities project was planned at Wangi, Darphal, Mohitewadi villages in partnership with NGO Manavlok. Gram panchayat meetings, consents, formation of the watershed development committee, and selection of village volunteers were accomplished.
Vaccination support at Thermax Shirwal Factory
Thermax Foundation has tied up with Haqdarshak for COVID related schemes / vaccination support for the residents near Kesurdi and nearby villages. The Thermax team at Shirwal supported them with contacts, and weekly updates were maintained.
Skill building training at Thermax Sri City Factory
Under the skill building project, welding training was given to the community youth at Sri City through the NGO TVS Education Society. Placements were offered with guaranteed minimum wages.