TRAINING CENTRE ON FARM MACHINERIES AT PUNALUR
State of Kerala is fastly moving towards agriculture mechanization. In near future there will be a huge demand for skilled labourers in the operation and maintenance of agricultural machineries. Identifying the vast opportunities existing in this sector, KAIC is setting up a training centre on farm machineries at Punalur in the premises of Kerala Agro Fruit Products. A well equipped training centre cum workshop with residence for trainees will be set up under the project. This training centre may be equipped with training aids like hand tools, manual operated tools/equipments, old vehicles, CNC machines, Video Projection Systems, Laptops, Computers, smart boards, etc to make it as a training college with training hall, seminar hall, library, hostel, guest room/guest faculty room & dormitory facility which can be accommodate 100 trainees at a time, retiring room, canteen, etc with full equipments & furnishings will be constructed with this training centre. By implementing the project it will definitely reduces the scarcity of trained personnel in the State and idling of the costly machineries due to the unavailability of trained operators and proper repair and maintenance.