Muni Seva Ashram (MSA) has started Vocation Training Programmes (MSA-VTC) in 2011 as PPP (Public-Private Partnership) programme of Gujarat State Government. There were 15 courses were approved out of which MSA VTC started training related to Health care sector - like Bedside Assistant, Multi-Purpose Health Worker, Lab Assistant, BPO Assistant, Doctor’s Office / Admin Assistant, OT Assistant, Dialysis Assistant started in its existing facility of hospital KCHRC (Kailash Cancer Hospital & Research Centre). MSA-VTC has trained a total of 2583number of students till date in the healthcare vocation.
Now MSA is on the cusp of entering the second, very exciting phase, that is, the start of its new campus where it will offer vocational training in Industry & Agriculture -Relevant courses apart from the health care sector.
The new campus will feature co-ed residential facilities for over 400 students, 36 staff quarters and will have modern training facilities including classrooms, computer rooms, conference halls, workshops and laboratories for different vocations.
The new facilities will allow introducing ~35 new vocational courses in four new sectors - Agriculture, Renewable Energy, Manufacturing and Construction. Most of the courses would be designed as per Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY2) guidelines. The new campus will allow ramping up the enrollment rate from ~260 students per year to ~1,200. Thus MSA will be able to train additional 6000+ students in the next 5 years.