Skill Council for Mining Sector (SCMS) is a Not-for-Profit organization, registered under
section 25 of the Indian Companies Act, 1956 and the Companies Act, 2013, to the extent
applicable. The Council has been promoted by Federation of Indian Mineral Industries (FIMI)
with financial support from National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). The key factors affecting the human resources and skill requirement in the Indian Mining
Industry are technology up-gradation, increase in productivity to meet the growing demand,
stringent environment and sustainable development framework, globalization, ageing profile of
workforce and long gestation period for skill acquisition. Given the estimated increase in the
mining output as well as the expected changes in the productivity levels, the total employment
in the mining industry is estimated to increase from the present level of 9.5 lakhs to 11 lakhs
by the year 2017 and 12lakhs by the year 2025.
A Portal developed to engage the community to harness the potential of youngsters and transform them into a vibrant workforce with industry oriented Skills as also to counsel and guide them in their professional career, to enable them join the Industrial mainstream in the production or service sector.
We IndiaSkillPedia Foundation Society comprise of nominated members of SKILL MISSION TEAMS from State Agencies.