Maruti Suzuki offers support in infrastructure improvement and facilitates faculty training, provides industry exposure and training in acclaimed Japanese work practices like 5S, Kaizen and 3G. These are relevant for gaining employment in the growing automobile sector.
In 2015-16, Maruti Suzuki started specialized courses for denting and painting under car service and repair; for this special Auto Body Repair (ABR) and Auto Body Paint (ABP) labs were set up at ITIs in PUSA (Delhi), Dhoraji, Rajkot and Tollygunge, Kolkata.
Maruti Suzuki provides training on modern technologies such as Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) and Motor Mechanic Vehicle.
The company also sets up ASECs at the tie-up ITIs. ASECs are Automobile Skill Enhancement centers that are equipped with state-of-the-art workshops and modern-day service tools to provide practical training in automobile service and repair to students. We have successfully set up 52 ASECs across the country
Maruti Suzuki has currently partnered with 141 Government ITIs to improve governance, upgrade infrastructure and equipment, and impart soft skills to students and teachers, besides offering specialized training in automobile trade.