at the SDC (Skill Development
Council), we are committed to helping Men and Women develop the skills
and knowledge to pursue many opportunities in fields involving technology.
SDC offers skillful training courses that can be used in some of todays
fastest growing career fields including , IT , Electronics, Designing,
The Skill Development Council (SDC) Karachi has been established under
the National Training Ordinance - 1980 Amendment Ordinance -2002, to
make the Technical & Vocational Training Programes flexible, demand
driven and cost effective with the maximum participation of employers.
It is basically an employer led autonomous organization functioning
under National Training Board on the methodology of public &partnership.
The Council is comprised of 10 members with following composition.
* Employers Representative including
Chairman 04 40%
* Employers Representative 01 10%
* Govt. Representative from National
Training 05 50%
Board, Provincial Training Board
Recognition of SDC as a symbol of Quality Technical Vocational
and IT Training by all individuals & enterprises.
Develop a flexible
and responsive Technical Vocational Training System to prepare
competent and trained workforce to the fast changing needs of
the 21st century and to contribute in the Economic Development
Provide productive link between industry and
training providers for enhancing, effectiveness and responsive of
Identify, analyze and prioritize training needs
of the geographical areas.
Meet training needs by arranging training, re-training
and skill upgrading programmes for educated youth and already employed.
Develop, validate and determine training standards
and curriculum content based on employment and industry need analysis
to ensure qualitative and relevant / need based training.
Develop and implement special training programmes
for women, children of industrial workers to prepare them for gainful
employment or some other income generating activities.
Plan, develop and implement any other programmes
and activity to promote TVET for the benefit of individual and industry.
Support the informal sector i.e Ustad-Shagird
System by providing them opportunities of specific training and
SDCs design and develop training courses in accordance with emerging
needs with the involvement of experts from relevant industry. SDC does
not have its own training institutes but collaborates and works in partnership
with industry, training institutes / colleges and other organizations
to arrange training .
B-10, Block-5, Behind Sir
Syed University, Gulshan-e Iqbal, Karachi.
Ph : 4812640, 4812643
Fax : 4982678
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