Skill Development 3rd Batch Launch
Continuing our stream of Human-centered services Alight Pakistan in collaboration with TAFF and AIOU launched series of Skill Development Programs in Gilgit Baltistan designed according to the needs of the people and considering the boost in tourism, two phases of which have been concluded successfully offering trades of sewing & stitching, Masonry and Hospitality & Customer Care, graduating a total of 155 youth and adolescents in two phases. The Third batch of the Skill Development Program in Gilgit and Baltistan on “Hospitality and Customer Care” was launched on 18th of May 2022. This 5 weeks course started on 18th of May and concluded on June 21st, 2022 covering contents of customer service, housekeeping, professional development, financial literacy and Food & Beverages.
The Launching ceremony was attended by Minister of Tourism Gilgit Baltistan, Mr. Raja Nasir Ali Khan, CEO Alight Miss. Jocelyn Wyatt and Regional Director Alight Pakistan-Afghanistan Dr. Tariq H. Cheema. A reflection of milestones conquered by Alight, TAFF and AIOU Skill Development Initiative through Phase I and II courses were shared during the launch.
After successful completion of this third phase, a total of 217 youth and adolescents have benefitted from three different phases of skill development program.