CHANDIGARH,24.05.23-A value added course of 30 hours on ‘Capacity Building of prospective teachers on applied skills’ concluded at Government College of Education, Sector 20D, Chandigarh which was organized by skill development committee of the college. The program aimed at enhancing the personal and professional development of participants.

The Principal of the college, Dr. Sapna Nanda extended a heartily welcome to the Chief Guest of the day, Dr. Nemi Chand, State Liason Officer NSS, Chandigarh Administration, Chandigarh.

Dr. Nemi Chand in his valedictory address sincerely appreciated the Principal and the organizing team comprising of Dr. Balwinder Kaur head of skill development committee along with team members- Dr. Neelam Paul, Dr. Kusum, Dr. Ravneet Chawla, Dr. Aarti Bhatt, Dr. Upasna Thapliyal, Mr. Sanjeev Kumar for arranging such an enriched and hands on experience sessions for the upcoming teachers.

In the presence of Dr. Nemi Chand, the college magazine “ The Educational Observer” 2021-22 and 2022-23 was also released.

The program, which commenced on 17 May 2023 and concluded on 24 May 2023, comprised a series of interactive sessions that tackled key life skills such as communication, leadership, time management, problem-solving, and stress-management.

Resource persons were Dr. Nirmal Dutt, former Professor DAV College Sector 10, Chandigarh, Ms Manisha Sharma, Yoga therapist, GRIID,and other respected dignatories.

The Principal of the college Dr. Sapna Nanda appreciated the organizing committee and the students for their enthusiastic participation in the training program. The training ended on a positive note and the few participants Ms. Shachi and Ms. Isha shared their testimonials and expressed gratitude towards the program's organizers for the valuable opportunity provided.

Dr. Balwinder Kaur, the convener of the training program extended vote of thanks to all the Chief Guest of the day for their kind presence and incubating the life skills ideas among the prospective teachers of the college.