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Staff Training and Empowerment Programme – 3 (STEP-3)


Sudharsan Engineering College believes that faculty is one of its core strengths. To sharpen the acumen and skills of the faculty, training is imparted to them on different locations. STEP1 was held at Madurai. STEP 2 was held at kodaikonal and now STEP3 with the theme " You are the Key" was held at Yercaud for 3 days viz June 13-15th.

The inauguration of STEP3 was held on June 13th in the presence of Hon'ble chairman Shri V.K. Sundaram and Vice Chairmen Shri. Ajay. K. Sundaram & Shri Vijay k. Sundaram. Shri Mohan Rajesh and Shrimati Vicky Rajesh of MSP Plantations which has won the Best Plantations Award for Two Consecutive Years were the Guest of Honour.

Mr. Rajesh dwelt in length on the importance of imparting periodic training to staff to hone their skills. Shri V.K. Sundaram Hon'ble chairman stressed the importance of "learning" thorough one's life.

Day two began with trekking and Yoga classes. The importance of yoga in our fast paced life was imparted by Mr. Thillaivallavan, a staff from SEC. The first session titled "Together we win" was handled by Shri Panchanathan, who "broke the ice" among the faculty. He also stressed the importance of teamwork & successful teambuilding with lot of Games. The second session had two parallel classes with the title "Unleash you potential" for teaching staff & "Get Connected"for Non teaching staff. The session titled "Unleash your potential" was handled by Shri Muthuraman an acclaimed trainer. He stressed the need for bringing out our inner talent and for shedding our inhibitions. The session "Get connected" by Shri Ramanathan (psychologist & corporate trainer) was on interpersonal skills and how non teaching staff should play a successful role. After lunch, a round of Management games way conducted by the MBA department of Sudharsan Engineering. College. The afternoon session was on workplace ethics and how to conduct yourself in work place by Shri Muthuraman,

Day3 began with a visit to The Horticultural research farm. And we had the opportunity of seeing Robusta Arabica and pepper flourish in the shervarayan hills. The day's session began with the famous psychoanalyst Shri Ramanathan speaking on "Igniting Minds". He emphasized the need for harnessing the mind's power. The second session was "Health is wealth" by Dr. Ashokan a renowned surgeon from Virdhunagar. On both the days' camp fire was organized to highlight the talent of the staff of Sudharsan. The valedictory session was presided over by Dr. ArulMozhian Head, Horticulture Research Farm Yercaud The entire event was coordinated by Shri Jc Premkamar and his team of Rotarians from Virudunagar. The Concept was Conceived and Implemented by Dr.M.Radhakrishnan, Principal, Sudharsan Engineering College