opportunities for the skilled work force in securing appropriate
employment in General Civil Aviation, Pawan Hans and University of
Mumbai signed a MoU today in Mumbai. This Joint Initiative of PHTI (Pawan
Hans Helicopters Training Institute) an initiative of Pawan Hans in
assocation with University of Mumbai will give a major fillip to General
Civil Aviation by launching Dual Qualification Course in BSc
(Aeronautics, Affiliated with University of Mumbai) and Aircraft
Maintenance Engineering course of Pawan Hans (Recognized by DGCA, GoI).
Dr. Sanjay V. Deshmukh , Vice Chancellor , University of Mumbai, Dr. B P
Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director, Pawan Hans and dignitaries from
Academic and Helicopter Industries were present during the MoU signing
ceremony for Skill India in Civil Aviation Industry.
With a fleet of varied helicopters and knowledge imparting platforms,
students of PHTI will achieve competence in Indian, European, American &
Russian aircraft maintenance processes and manufacturing techniques.
This makes the course unique in the industry. Further, as part of the
training curriculum, students are exposed to on-the-Job training in a
varied fleet of helicopters.
In affiliation with University of Mumbai, PHTI plans to offer an
integrated program of AME and BSc (Aeronautics) course at PHTI Mumbai
campus and plans to have 60 students batch every year. PHTI is
designated as an outreach centre of the University and the course would
be conducted and delivered under the aegis of University of Mumbai’s
GICED. All enrolments would be done at PHL and the students would be
required to purchase the inquiry forms either through PHTI or University
of Mumbai’s GICED, Kalina campus.
Pawan Hans, the flagship helicopter service provider of the Government
of India, has evolved into South Asia’s largest helicopter company that
maintains and operates a fleet of more than 50 helicopters. It provides
a variety of services such as offshore transport, remote & regional air
connectivity, heli-tourism and smart business solutions, making it the
most trusted brand in the area of helicopter transport. PHTI, an
initiative of Pawan Hans Ltd, A Mini Ratna CPSE of Government of India ,
Ministry of Civil Aviation conducts statutory trainings for the Aircraft
Engineers, Technical personnel & Ground training of Pilots in the
company and for external candidates.