ISO 9001:2015 Certified
closex Call Us 11-23320714, 23721504, ficci@ficci.com

 Upcoming Event
to forge a partnership on Technology Commercialization Initiative, FICCI-AMITY and IC2 Institute University

Skilling of manpower critical for Private Security Industry to grow at 20-25%; 3 Lakh personnel to gain Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) in Private Security Industry 

PWI , Aug 04, 2018

Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on 4 August 2018 said that industry must partner with the government in skilling, reskilling and upskilling of the workforce in order to meet the challenges of new RPL 4.0 (Recognition of Prior Learning).

He was addressing the ‘Private Security Industry Conclave (PSIC) 2018, organised by FICCI, with the theme Job Creation & Skill Development.

Pradhan elaborated, “We need to make the economy more formal. In other developed countries skilling, reskilling and upskilling is the work of the industry and for this Government is partnering with the private sector. Government has shown conviction in the industry and has changed the policy to RPL 4.0.”

He also added that there is need to increase the employable workforce in the country and bring them under the skilling ecosystem. RPL is a platform to provide recognition to the informal learning or learning through work to get equal acceptance as the formal levels of education.

The RPL process would include a pre-assessment, skill gap training and final assessment leading to certification of existing skills in an individual. The RPL certification would be at par with the certifications following various skill trainings in the country.

Industry commits to train and certify 3.17 Lakhs security personnel under RPL in security sector; 17 MoUs were signed in this regard, between MEPSC and private security companies.

On the occasion, the Minister also felicitated controlling authority of NCT of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana for the “Best practices for the proper enforcement & implementation of PSARA under various categories. Himachal Pradesh was given the special jury award.

Manjari Jaruhar, Honorary Advisor, FICCI Committee on Private Security; Rituraj Sinha, Chair, FICCI Committee on Private Security Industry and Group Managing Director, SIS Group and Rajeev Sharma, Member, FICCI, Private Security Committee and Country Managing Director, G4S India also shared their perspective on the private security sector.

 

 

Also Read

Govt. considers FICCI's plea to minimise impact of GST on private security industry

Industry & Government must partner for Skilling, Reskilling and Upskilling of the workforce: Dharmendra Pradhan

Finance ministry to examine private security industry demand for GST cut: MoS finance     

17 security guard agencies to train over 3 lakh guards under the govt scheme     

FinMin to examine pvt security industry demand for GST cut: Shukla     

Private security agencies want skilled people, lesser GST     

FinMin to examine pvt security industry demand for GST cut : Shukla     

FICCI organises Private Security Industry Conclave     

17 security guard agencies to train over 3 lakh guards     

FinMin to examine pvt security industry demand for GST cut: MoS Finance Shukla     

FinMin to examine private security industry demand for GST cut: MoS Finance Shukla     

GST rate cut coming? Here is what is on the cards for security industry     

Minister of State for Finance, Mr. Shiv Pratap Shukla promises relief from the 18% GST levied on the security services industry, at present     

Finance Minister examining security industry's demand to cut GST rate : Minister     

Finance Ministry will do its best in reducing the 18% GST levied on private security industry: MoSF     

Industry & Govt must partner for skilling of the workforce: Pradhan     

Sh. Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Minister of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship presides over the signing of MoU by 17 Private Security Agencies to train over 3 Lakh security personnel under the RPL Scheme     

Pradhan: Industry must partner Govt in skılling, reskilling, upskilling     

Haryana police bags FICCI award     

Haryana Police gets FICCI award     

Dharmendra Pradhan says Government, industries should collaborate to skill, re-skill and up-skill workforce     

Event:

 Private Security Industry Conclave (PSIC) 2018