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Mobilization Drive organized by Don Bosco Tech Bandel

Don Bosco Tech is the network of Don Bosco skill training centers which provides employment –linked and market driven short duration vocational courses to the economically and socially marginalized youth. With the aim and objective to identify potential youths for the skill based training-cum placement program, Don Bosco Tech – Bandel, West Bengal organized a mobilization drive from June 27 – August 22, 2017 in the neighbouring villages and locality.

Armed with mobilization strategy and information leaflets about Don Bosco Tech and domains details, Samir Mondal, Food and Beverage – Steward trainer, Manas Dutta, Community Mobilizer and 3 current trainees of Bandel centre participated in the drive. The mobilization was carried out with the help of auto-rickshaw using mic and amplifier. They conveyed the vision and mission of Don Bosco Tech and informed the people, especially to the youth about the two months’ employment-oriented skill training programme. Pamphlets were distributed which provide information about Food and Beverage domain and opportunities in Hospitality Industries. Apart from training, people were also informed about other helpful technical and useful skills such as capacity building, personality development, sharing responsibilities, basic English and computer knowledge that would be taught to the trainees during the time of the trainings. Informing about admission and assistance in placement were also thoroughly explained to the curious and expecting candidates.

Places where the mobilization drive was carried out were Tribeni, Maheshwarpur, Kuntighat, Mogra, Polba, Akna, Kalitala, Pearabagan, Bansberia, Adisaptagram, Rajhat, Bandel, Chinsurah and Chandannagar. Positive responses from the mass and queries about the registration process at the centre were received followed by enquiry phone calls. Potential trainees and their parents and guardians also visited centre where they were counseled by trainers and started the process of registration for Food and Beverage – Steward domain at Don Bosco Tech – Bandel.