Automaker Ford India today inaugurated its first Technical Training facility for the North region at Manesar, Gurgaon to create a pool of trained and talented technicians. It has been established in partnership with Technical Training Inc. (TTi), and this facility is spread over 18,000 sq-ft and will provide training to over 13,500 training days per year.
During the inauguration of Technical Training Centre, Mr Anurag Mehrotra, Executive Director, Marketing, Sales and Service, Ford India said, “This new state-of-the-art facility is a testimony to our commitment towards ensuring a skilled work force, qualified with the right certifications to deal with Ford products and more.”
Further, he added, “Our vision is to establish independent technical centres with ultra-modern facilities including body shop training in all four regions and this centre is our first step towards it. Our innovative service initiatives strengthened by a highly trained technical workforce will further play a pivotal role in ensuring a long-lasting relationship with the customer”, he added.
Already, Ford India has six Training centres in India; one each in Chennai, Cochin, Kolhapur, Ahmedabad, Mohali and Kolkata. And, in all these facilities, trainees are inducted on Ford’s current and forthcoming product portfolio to serve as per the customer requirements. The learning programs and techniques will be conducted in digitally computerized classrooms and empowering technicians with the knowledge and skills they require to service the latest technologies on all Ford products.