Nora Solomon Foundation’s Skill Development Program

At Nora Solomon Foundation, we believe in the power of skill development to transform lives and empower individuals from underserved communities. Our comprehensive Skill Development Program is designed to provide valuable training and education in a variety of essential areas, including Computer Operator, English Speaking, Beauty Care Assistant, Assistant Dressmaker, and Retails. Our goal is to equip individuals with the knowledge and skills they need to improve their livelihoods and create a brighter future for themselves and their families.


We empower youth with the domain and life skills, workplace experience and certifications, required to get good livelihood opportunities, earn decent incomes and uplift their families.



  • Empowering the Underserved: Our program is specifically tailored to uplift individuals from economically disadvantaged backgrounds, providing them with tools to break the cycle of poverty.
  • Quality Education: We are committed to delivering high-quality education and training through experienced instructors and modern learning resources.
  • Job Opportunities: Our skill development programs are designed to meet the demands of the job market, ensuring that participants are well-prepared for employment or entrepreneurship.
  • Community Impact: We believe that when individuals succeed, communities thrive. By offering these programs, we aim to create positive ripple effects within communities.




1. Mobilization of Youth::

  • Door-to-Door Contact: Our committed team of outreach workers goes door-to-door to connect with young individuals and their families. This personal approach allows us to build trust within the community and identify potential participants for our programs.

  • Focus Group Interactions: We organize regular focus group discussions and forums where youth can openly express their thoughts, concerns, and aspirations. These interactions provide valuable insights into the specific needs of our target demographic.

  • Meetings with the Community: Meetings are an inclusive platform for community members, including parents and local leaders, to come together and discuss the importance of skill development and education for the youth. These meetings foster a sense of community ownership of our initiatives.

  • Meetings with Parents: We recognize that parental support is crucial for a young person's success. Through regular meetings with parents, we engage them in their children's educational journey and address any concerns they may have.

  • Social Media Advertising: In today's digital age, social media is a powerful tool for reaching and engaging with youth. We utilize various social media platforms to share success stories, program updates, and opportunities, creating excitement and interest among our target audience.

  • Engaging Volunteers: Our network of passionate volunteers plays a pivotal role in spreading awareness about our programs. They serve as mentors and role models, sharing their own experiences and inspiring youth to pursue skill development and education.


2. Skills Need Scanning:

  • Our collaboration with local industries involves extensive research and dialogue to identify the specific skills in demand within our region. This process ensures that our training programs are tailored to meet the needs of the local job market.

  • We maintain ongoing communication with industry partners to stay informed about emerging trends, technologies, and skill requirements. This proactive approach allows us to adapt our curriculum to match the latest industry standards.

  • Our graduates benefit from this forward-thinking approach, as they are better equipped to secure employment in their chosen fields upon completion of our programs.

3. Trade/Soft Skills Training & Curriculum Development:

  • Our training programs offer a well-rounded education that goes beyond technical skills. We understand the importance of equipping our students with essential soft skills, such as communication, teamwork, problem-solving, and adaptability.

  • The curriculum is designed to strike a balance between theory and practical training. Our students gain hands-on experience through workshops, internships, and simulated workplace scenarios, ensuring they are fully prepared for the demands of their chosen professions.

  • We continuously evaluate and enhance our curriculum to stay at the forefront of industry best practices. This commitment to excellence ensures that our graduates are not only job-ready but also well-prepared to excel in their careers.

4. On-the-Job Training & Workplace Experience:

  • Our students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge in real-world settings through on-the-job training. This practical experience bridges the gap between classroom learning and actual employment, allowing our students to develop confidence and competence

  • Workplace experience exposes our students to the challenges and dynamics of various industries. It also helps them build professional networks and gain valuable insights into potential career paths.

  • We work closely with our industry partners to secure meaningful on-the-job training opportunities, ensuring that our students receive high-quality learning experiences.

5. Counselling & Career Guidance:

  • Making informed career choices can be a daunting task for young individuals. Our professional counsellors provide one-on-one guidance to help them navigate this crucial decision-making process.

  • We take a holistic approach to career guidance, considering each individual's interests, strengths, and aspirations. Our goal is to empower young people to set realistic and achievable career goals.

  • Through personalized counselling sessions, we equip youth with the knowledge and resources they need to explore various career paths, pursue further education if desired, and ultimately embark on a secure and fulfilling career journey.

In summary, our skill development initiative encompasses a comprehensive and multifaceted approach to preparing young individuals for a brighter future. Through meticulous planning, ongoing assessment, and a commitment to continuous improvement, we aim to empower youth with the skills, confidence, and opportunities they need to succeed in the ever-evolving world. Our dedication to mobilization, skills development, and personalized support underscores our mission to create positive and lasting change in the lives of the youth we serve.


Our Skill Development Initiatives:

  1. Assistant Dressmaker: Our stitching program offers hands-on training in sewing and tailoring, providing participants with the skills to create clothing and generate income through garment making.

  3. Beauty Care Assistant: Our beauty care program focuses on grooming, skincare, and makeup application, enabling individuals to pursue careers in the beauty industry or start their own beauty businesses.

  5. Computer Operator: In our computer applications course, participants learn essential computer skills, including word processing, spreadsheet management, and internet navigation, opening doors to various job opportunities in the digital age.

  7. Retails: Our retail training equips individuals with the knowledge and techniques needed to excel in the retail industry, including customer service, inventory management, and merchandising.

  9. English Speaking: Effective communication is essential in today's globalized world. Our English speaking program helps participants improve their language skills, enhancing their employability and confidence in English-speaking environments.