HLL Launches Management Academy
On Jul 03, 2015
|Trivandrum: In an effort to meet the growing demand for skilled management professionals in the healthcare sector, HLL Group today launched a not-for-profit-organisation named HLL Management Academy (HMA) here today.
Adoor Prakash, Minister for Revenue and Coir, Government of Kerala, inaugurated HMA's new office at Kowdiar today.
“The country is facing a shortage of trained manpower to service specific healthcare segment – be it in the area of manufacturing, operating and maintenance or procurement. It is highly laudable that HLL has come forward to fill this huge gap between advanced medical field and its application among common public,” the Minister said.
A Society, registered under the Travancore-Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies Registration Act, 1955, HMA will undertake new skill development courses by partnering with infrastructure and financial service firm IL&FS.
“One of the important objectives of HLL Academy is to build capacities and create skilled workforce in healthcare industry especially in Social Marketing & Franchising, Procurement Management, Clinical Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship and allied Health Sciences,” HLL Chairman and Managing Director Dr. M Ayyappan said.
Currently, the academic division of HLL is conducting several management courses, including Post-Graduate Diploma in Clinical Engineering and Management (PGDCEM) and Advanced Diploma in Clinical Engineering and Management.