Iacharya, one of the largest online training providers in renewable energy space, today entered into a partnership with Bharat Sevak Samaj (BSS), (formed by Planning Commission of India under the skills mission) to offer online Diploma and Advanced Diploma Courses in Solar Design and Installation.
The partnership will offer 3 diploma courses namely, BSS Diploma in Solar PV Design & Installation, BSS Diploma in Solar PV Technical Sales, BSS Diploma in PV Design Using PVSYST, PVSOL & SAM and one advanced diploma course ‘BSS Advanced Diploma in Design of Solar Utility Power Plants’. The fee for these courses ranges from Rs. 9,000 to Rs. 11,000.
Mr. Karthik Ramakrishnan, Co-Founder Iacharya said “This partnership with BSS is a milestone for Iacharya as it will take our result-oriented training programs in the renewable energy space to the next level. We always thrive to provide our students with specific knowledge and training so that they will get an edge in the employment market. Our aim is to help our students remain competitive and keep their skills up to date. So far more than 2000 Iacharya students have started their own small businesses. I am sure these Diploma Courses powered by BSS will be a vital cog in our country’s push towards renewable energy”.
Iacharya is already offering certification courses from National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE), a unit under Ministry of New & Renewable Energy and NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Professionals). Having trained and certified over 6000 professionals, IAcharya offers high quality training programs at affordable rates to empower small entrepreneurs, ITI, diploma students and professionals.
Iacharya was started by Mr. Karthik Ramakrishnan, Technocrat from Anna University with MBA from California University in USA and Mrs. Uma Ramakrishnan, a Post Graduate, one of the leading women entrepreneurs and an Industrialist since 1975. Mr.Karthik Ramakrishnan has over 27years International experience in sales, marketing and running various manufacturing industries. Mrs. Uma Ramakrishnan has over 45 years’ experience in running various Electronic and Engineering industries and was involved in the initial set up of one of the first solar manufacturing companies in India.
The company, Iacharya, initially focused on Solar training and Solar consulting in association with UL India Pvt Ltd., Bangalore (an associate of Underwriters Laboratories, USA for certification), started its Solar EPC and solar trading division in 2012. Later the also diversified in the Installation of Solar Power Projects including a sizerable residential Solar Roof Top market share in Tamil Nadu. The company has over 1.4 GW (Giga Watt) of solar consulting experience and over 4 MW (Mega Watt) of installation experience in the Roof Top solar market for leading Corporate, Educational Institutions besides various Governmental departments and Temples under HR&CE, TN Government. The company has traded over 25mw of solar products to small installers across south India.