New Delhi, July 15 : The Indira Gandhi National
Open University (IGNOU) has started its admission process for a course
in power distribution meant for professionals seeking to upgrade their
skills in the electricity sector.
The Advanced Certificate in
Power Distribution Management (ACPDM) has been developed in
collaboration with the Ministry of Power, USAID-India and the Power
Finance Corporation under the Distribution Reform Upgrades and
Management (DRUM) project.
"The advanced certificate programme is
meant for professionals employed in electrical power utilities or the
electricity sector to upgrade their skills, enhance systematic
efficiency and deliver quality power to the satisfaction of the
beneficiaries," said an official statement Sunday.
further aims to disseminate information about the current developments
and reforms in the power distribution sector while generating awareness
about the applications of emerging technologies and trends.
will also educate the personnel employed in the sector about various
prospects of power distribution management," the statement said.
The last date to apply for this programme is July 30, 2012.