The Skill Delivery Platform, Kerala (SDPK) is a unique initiative of Dept. of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of Kerala implemented through the Special purpose Vehicle, KSITL and ICT Academy of Kerala (ICTAK) as the operating partner. The vision of Skills Delivery platform (SDPK) is to impart industry relevant employability skills training programme to Engineering, Polytechnic and graduate students across the state.
The SDPK is conceptualized using State-of-the-art Technology (Cisco Telepresence solution) enabled Learning platform that will enable remote delivery of high-quality skills programme delivered by Industry. SDPK will connect 150 Hi-Tech classrooms in the Engineering colleges/Polytechnic institutes/Community Skills Parks in the state and the Industry Hubs such as Technopark, Infopark and Cyberpark. The highlight of SDPK is partnering with industry to deliver world-class skill development training programmes which will help students from all branches of engineering to interact with industry experts and get trained.
SDPK Launch on 27-02-2019
Venue: ICFOSS, Greenfield Stadium, Opposite University of Kerala Campus, Karyavattom, Thiruvananthapuram
Build a Technology infrastructure & Skills delivery platform that is futuristic and intuitive, connecting around 150 Engineering colleges and delivering training to nearly 1 L students in the state
Collaborate with Industry experts / Content providers and facilitate development of industry relevant skills programme to students ( and Faculty Development programme for teachers)
Create and Manage the Service delivery process and systems for the Training partners / Training programme & Students - Onboarding, Quality, Benchmarking, Certifications, Reporting & Exit
Tracking of progress at each student level; Industry support in mentoring; Institutional level support provided through Teaching assistance process. University support by affiliating the Programme as a Minor-Degree
The focus of SDPK is to enable student to develop technical, digital and life skills from the training programs/courses delivered using the platform. The mode of programme delivery has been conceived with the help of industry – it is suggested that the programme focus on three types of Skills, viz, the Think Skills, Build Skills and Life skills.