Hyundai India has inaugurated its 7th State-of-the-art Hyundai Regional Training Centre in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. The new Service Training Center will ensure the overall technical and soft skill development of entire service profile of dealership manpower in Gujarat to provide unmatched customer Service experience. It aims to train over 20,000 service manpower across India by the end of 2018. The company has 7 State-of-the-Art Training facilities at prominent auto hub locations such as at Delhi/NCR, Chandigarh, Kolkata, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai & now at Ahmedabad.
Speaking at the inauguration, Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO - Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said, “Hyundai is a Modern Premium brand and we are committed to provide unmatched customer satisfaction through best service experience to all our valued customers. The auto industry is evolving at a fast pace and to match the advanced technology we need to constantly upgrade the skills of our manpower through continuous training modules. The new service training center will empower technicians with both technical and soft skills. In 2018, we aim to train more than 20,000 Service manpower at all our seven training centers and training academies across India.” The Training Center spans across 8,200 square feet.
The training centre will provide specialized training to 1,700 Service manpower covering the entire state of Gujarat by 2018. As a part of the ‘Skill India campaign’, Hyundai has been at the forefront to nurture and has tied up with 45 ITI’s with minimum 1 ITI per state and 7 Polytechnic institutes PAN India to foster regional talent. The South-Korean automaker has tie-ups with ITI’s and Polytechnic Institutes with specially designed curriculum, training material, car, engine, gear box & other learning aids. 99 percent of trained graduates from the Skill Development Program were recruited by Hyundai dealerships in 2017. The Programme has already benefited over 1,250 students across the country.