Etela launches Telangana e-learning portal

MCR HRD institute director, B P Acharya stressed the need for continuous training of employees on a continuous basis and extensive use of information and communication technology

By Author  |  Published: 9th Feb 2018  8:56 pmUpdated: 9th Feb 2018  9:08 pm
Minister for Finance, Etela Rajender launches “Telangana e-Learning Application Management System” (TEAMS) at Dr. MCR HRD Institute.
Minister for Finance, Etela Rajender launches “Telangana e-Learning Application Management System” (TEAMS) at Dr. MCR HRD Institute.

Hyderabad: Finance Minister, Etela Rajender on Friday launched “Telangana e-Learning Application Management System” (TEAMS) at Dr. MCR HRD Institute.

Later speaking on the occasion Rajender said the Finance and Planning Department made the new system available on e-Learning portal. He said the e-Learning Module on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with Telangana context is available in both Telugu and English languages, on the Institute’s e-Learning portal.

MCR HRD institute director BP Acharya said that the Institute has got ambitious plans to develop e-Learning modules in different domain areas in the future and make them available on TEAMS in order to bring training within the easy reach of Government employees, which is the focus of the National Policy of Training.

Acharya stressed the need for continuous training of employees on a continuous basis and extensive use of information and communication technology to reach out to the large number of employees. He also said that the Institute is in the process of developing e-Learning modules on SDGs, with national perspective, which will be shared with NITI Aayog/Department of Personnel & Training of Central government for creating wider awareness across the country.

Acharya further informed that the Institute has trained over 9000 employees on DoPT e-Learning Module –COMMIT, and has received sanction of another 9000 for the year 2017- 18.

Dr. G R Reddy, IES, Adviser to Government (Finance), K Ramakrishna Rao, IAS, Principal Secretary, Finance & Planning, and senior Functionaries of Dr. MCR HRD Institute were present on the occasion.