The ELGi vocational training programme is a perfect example of how skill development can open new doors for youngsters from underprivileged backgrounds. ELGi has hired close to 200 students who were trained through this programme.

Located in Singarampalayam, on the outskirts of Coimbatore, the training centre is spread over 18,000 sq ft and includes multimedia classrooms and training centre in fitting shop, machining, welding and electrical work. Candidates who have completed high school and are financially incapable of furthering their education are eligible.