TeamLease Services, the HR solutions company, has launched a two-month training program in partnership with Manipal Universal Learning.
The program is aimed at the retail sector. The residential programme will initially run in Bangalore and tier-II towns in the Karntaka.
Candidates for the programme have been sourced and assessed by TeamLease. Once selected, the candidates will move to Bangalore for residential training.
The training programme costs Rs 13,000 and minimum qualification required is higher secondary. The company has assured the candidates of a placement on completion of the course.
TeamLease has also said that it will return the fee collected if the candidate who has undergone the training fails to secure a placement.
Demand for frontline sales talent in the retail industry is estimated at about 2.1 lakh personnel.