National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) has been recognized and applauded for its innovative approach to Learning and Development (L&D) by bagging two prestigious awards at the Economic Times (ET) HR World Future Skills Awards 2023. The Ministry of Power issued a press release on the occasion dated 17th July, 2023.
The company received accolades for “Best use of AI/AR/VR in Learning and Upskilling” and “Best Advance in Creating an Extended Enterprise Learning Programme”. The Director (HR) of NTPC received the awards on behalf of the organization in Gurugram on 13th July, 2023.
These coveted awards serve as a testament to NTPC’s relentless focus on harnessing cutting-edge technologies, such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR), and Virtual Reality (VR), to empower its workforce through enhanced learning and upskilling initiatives. The company’s commitment to elevate the competency level of its employees, as well as outsourced workers, was acknowledged through L&D initiatives such as iGuru, which encompasses training based on Virtual Reality (VR). Additionally, NTPC has spearheaded various other groundbreaking training programs, including GPiLearn, FutureSkills courses, and Samarth modules, designed to ensure a dynamic and skilled workforce.
Embracing progressive HR practices has been integral to NTPC’s organizational ethos, leading to its recognition and acclaim across prestigious national and international forums. The company’s unwavering dedication to fostering a culture of continuous learning and development has been pivotal in securing these prestigious awards.
Speaking on this remarkable achievement, the CEO (UPL) & ED (HR), GM (PMI), and GM (RLI) along with other senior executives, expressed their pride in NTPC’s relentless pursuit of excellence. They emphasized that NTPC’s unwavering commitment to adopting the latest technologies and implementing innovative L&D programs has been pivotal in nurturing a skilled and agile workforce, capable of driving the company’s growth and success.
The Economic Times (ET) HR World Future Skills Awards 2023 is a distinguished platform that celebrates organizations that have demonstrated outstanding leadership and innovation in HR practices, particularly in the context of future-ready skills development.