Accessories and Value added Service (QP:ASC/Q1004)
The Indian auto industry is one of the largest in the world with an annual production of 21.48 million vehicles in FY 2013-14. It accounts for 22% of the country’s GDP. Sales of commercial vehicles in India grew at 5.3% per annum. The auto components industry has experienced healthy sequential growth over the last 1.5 years, and accounts for 7% of the GDP and employing over 19 million people both directly and indirectly.
The course shall equip successful trainees with the knowledge and skills required for sales and management of vehicle accessories and additional value-added services offered in the Automotive Industry. They shall be trained to manage customer relationships, ensure quality service, plan and organise work, work effectively in a team and maintain a healthy, safe and secure working environment.
Desirable Personal Traits:
· Good communication, negotiation and convincing skills
· Outgoing and pleasing Personal
· Ability to plan and organize work
Job prospects: Successful trainees have plenty of opportunities in automotive dealerships and accessory sales units as executive.
150 hours of internshipwith sales outlets and dealerships in the automotive sector.
Assessment and Certification:
Continuous assessment is carried out by the Training Service Provider and final assessment by an independent assessor, assigned by the Sector Skill Council. Certificate will be issued by Government of Kerala and the Sector Skill Council, to successful trainees.
· Students enrolled in Plus One in any stream;/Students enrolled in 1st year of Bachelor’s Degree course in any stream;
· Students who have successfully completed ‘Aptitude Test’ and ‘Personal Interview’