A report by International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) states that for every 100 jobs created in the aviation sector, an additional 610 new jobs are created in the local economy. To meet the growing demand and need for capacity addition, estimated to be 3.3 lakh by 2025, MoCA has undertaken a variety of skilling initiatives.
Basic Cargo Awareness Program (BCAP) for entry level staff of Air Cargo industry are being held all over India by Cargo Service Centre, Celebi Cargo, Delhi International Airport, Mumbai International Airport, Bangalore International Airport and Airports Authority of India (AAI). Till date, more than 1000 participants have been trained.
Aerospace and Aviation Sector Skill Council (AASSC) has identified 70 job roles for development and formulation of National Occupational Standards (NOS) and Qualification Packs.