Apparel Training & Design Centre (ATDC), organized a three-day workshop on ‘Skill Knowledge Enhancement’ aimed at training the supervisors and floor managers. Experts from the industry guided and imparted training to the participants. More than 30 participants from various industries of Apparel sector attended the workshop. Prominent among them were Blackberry’s (KLPL), Blackberry’s (AVM), Shahi Exports Pvt. Ltd, Gupta Exim India Pvt. Ltd and Panorama Industries.
The training was professionally designed so that the participants could understand their roles and responsibilities and also learn the ‘Best Practices’ from Leading Experts of Apparel Industry. They were enlightened to focus on productivity, quality and cost, without applying and implementing these three aspects. Workshop sessions were conducted and the focus areas were garment classifications, measurements techniques, fundamental of specs sheets, seam and stitches, industrial engineering basics, workflow in the apparel industry, SAM/SMV calculations, productivity and quality improvement and compliances in the factory etc.
Darlie Koshy, DG&CEO ATDC & IAM said “It is necessary that training is taken as a continuous process. The word ‘Skill’ is a very different level in Korea, China etc. and we need to train staff at every level including the labour force to become more efficient and productive. He requested the export community to continuous focus on training and retraining for better commitments and improving competitiveness.”