Atithi Vriksha Shiksha is an institute that was conceived with a vision to empower the youth with value-based life skills and technical knowledge of global standards and be successfully employed in the fast-growing tourism and hospitality industry. AVS also grooms its candidates to be sensitive and committed to the environment and preserve the culture and the ethos of this land.
The institute is one of its kind in Kodagu, which makes everyone employable irrespective of their age and education qualification. They offer futuristic Skill training customized to the learners’ needs & speeds. Their Curriculum is not just designed with Technical skills to meet the Global standards but laced with Value-based Life Skills, Effective Communication, and Digital & Interview skills that make the students stand out and get chosen by top employers.
Shalini Khanna Charles is the Founder and Director of Atithi Vriksha Shiksha, with over 30 years of experience in the Hospitality industry. She is also the Founder and Member of SWMRT(Solid waste management round table) swmrt.com – working with NGOs in Kodagu towards setting up best practices in Waste Management.
They provide courses like Skill Development Course, Short term culinary courses, Consultancy for running and green-field hospitality venture, Training, Recruitment and Skill enhancement, Mystery audits for the hospitality industry & Homestay Training with best faculties and facilities.
Training the youth in the rural space & making them employable to bridge the skill gap that has been created in the recent past is the mission of Atithi Vriksha Shiksha.