Aviation Multi Skill Development Centre (AMSDC)- Chandigarh
A first of its kind Aviation Multi-Skill Development Center (MSDC) was launched by the then Union Minister of Civil Aviation Shri. P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju in the presence of Member Parliament Ms. Kirron Kher, Anandpur Sahib & Mr. Prem Singh Chandumajra, senior representatives of Industry/stakeholders, MoCA, NSDC, AASSC.
The Skill Center a CSR initiative of Airports Authority of India (AAI) in collaboration with National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC) and Aerospace & Aviation Sector Skill Council (AASSC) with BESTT as the training partner aims at skilling as well as up-skilling, in Aviation Sector, to empower unemployed, underprivileged youth and women in particular.
This Centre would train about 2,400 youth and women in eight aviation job roles over the next three years.
NSDC, the implementing agency of MSDC, in collaboration with the Bird Education Society for Travel & Tourism (BESTT) has been undertaking the training programmes. The course curriculum and assessments of the training have been designed by AASSC in accordance with the National Skill Qualification Framework. The candidates will be certified by the NSDC through the AASSC.
The courses run by the center are
| Airline Customer Service Executive
| Airline Reservation Agent
| Airline Security Executive
| Airline flight load controller
| Airline Cargo Assistant
| Airline Ramp Executive
| Airport X Ray Qualified Staff
| Airport Facility Services
These courses are provided free of cost to the candidates and are covered over duration of 45 days. They are also paid a stipend. With this initiative the industry will be benefitted by acquiring skilled manpower at no additional placement /training cost.
A few Key achievements of the center are as listed below:
| Only 5-Star rated Aviation center by NSDC
| PAN India talent acquisition
| PAN India placements including Delhi, Cochin, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Goa & Bangalore
| 100% assessment results
| Successfully completed 14 batches with above 75% placement rate
| Significant visibility on social media
Click here to downlaod Aviation Multi Skill Development Centre (AMSDC) Admission form.
Loved visiting AMSDC training centre at old Chandigarh Airport & met some promising students.
Jayant Krishnan, COO, NSDC
Well focused & brilliant initiative of Bird Academy to empower every class of youth to make them capable for the Aviation Industry by consultative approach. Best of Luck & keep going.
Sunil Singh, CSO, Airport Authority of India
I would like to thank the Government of India for taking an initiative for improving the skills of the youth in Aviation sector, which is one of the fastest growing industries in India.
I am very thankful to the well qualified and experienced teachers.
Yashdeep Chaudhary, Airline Reservation Agent, Batch 05
A very nice platform for those who want to fly high. A brilliant academy to learn from. Learnt a lot of lessons for life. Excellence in teaching. Always the best.