Ambuja Cement is planning to train 18,000 masons and 15,000 contractors in certified construction courses by 2020. Aiming to provide services beyond manufacturing cement, the company’s Customer Support Group (CSG) is offering technical assistance and value-added services for customers, masons and construction professionals, including architects, civil engineers and project managers.
So far, Ambuja has provided certified courses to 3,000 masons and 2,200 contractors in Gujarat, Umesh Soni, Corporate Head. The Neev Abhiyaan programme by the CSG provides formal training for skill building of masons, contractors and supervisors.
Ambuja Cement is a part of a global conglomerate Holcim and its current cement capacity is 27.25 million tonnes. The company has five integrated cement manufacturing plants and eight cement grinding units across the country.