Pratham Arora Centre for Education (PACE)

Four industry-specific programs are offered through the PACE centres.The course provides youth with the necessary first-hand experience of growing industries — Hospitality, Construction, Electrician, Welder, Bedside Assistance, and Automotive.

Curricula for these courses have been developed in partnership with leading corporations such as Taj Group of Industries, Larsen and Toubro, and Tata. The theoretical and practical elements of each course help students gain a holistic learning experience.

Students are recruited from various rural areas, urban slums, and minority communities to be trained for a period of 3 months. The eligibility criteria for joining any of these courses is the applicant’s interest and inclination as opposed to high school achievements. Along with certification, the course also provides students with placement and job opportunities.

ASVSS is geographically linking youths from basically Five Districts of Maharashtra, namely Satara, Sangli, Solapur, Kolhapur and Pune. Not limiting to it the organisation also caters to other District Youths who is found to be keen and needy.