PMSSS and USHA International Ltd. Implemented Silai School at Puducherry, Villupuram and Cuddalore district since 2013. The aim of Silai School is “To inculcate confidence and resilient among women entrepreneurs and providing employment opportunities”.

As a part of this, we have organized and conducted the two days satellite Silai schools training on 30th & 31st Jan 2018 at PMSSS Hall, Puducherry. 20 women learnt Matka neck Line, Butterfly Neck Line, Choli Cut and Princess Cut Blouse Models, Chudithar types such as A Line, Anarkali, Angrakha, Multi Panel and Kalidaar, samosa cut pant, gathering pant, Patila salwar and 3 types of sleeve models. Also women learnt and do the measurement techniques and paper pattern for each models and practice individually. Mrs. Irudhayamary from Thiruvandarkoil silai teacher handled the training session.

On 30th January 2019, the training inaugural session started at 10 am at PMSSS hall, Puducherry. Women introductory session carried out and followed by PMSSS Executive Director Rev. Fr. C. Joseph Arumaiselvam, inaugurated and blessed the training session. The Executive Director wished the women to concentrate 2 days training sessions and learnt the more models for your future sustainability. At the end of inaugural session distributed the USHA advertisement and Hand Book for women entrepreneur.

On 31st January 2019, recap session carried out in the presence of Mrs. Bridget Selvaraj, Finance cum Admin Officer. During the session, women recalled 1st day session and gave feedback. Mr. Vadivelan, Coordinator, Usha International Ltd., gave orientation on concept of silai schools program activities and its benefit.

  • Learnt measurement techniques for each models
  • Learnt different types of blouse and chudithars models within short time.
  • Women practice themselves for preparation of paper pattern for each model.
  • To create more confident and to become self-resilient and to be educated for more interested leaners.
  • The above techniques will be used for our daily tailoring filed and earn good income.
  • The trainer teaches easy way to stitch the models.

Conclusion session : On 31st January 2019, conclusion session started at 5 pm. The women gave feedback for 2 days training program.

During the session, Executive Director of PMSSS, Admin cum Finance Officer, Usha International Ltd. Coordinator and trainer were presence and concluded the session.

Women thank PMSSS and Usha International Ltd for giving opportunity for learning different models and built more confident to do tailoring teacher cum entrepreneur. Also women requested to give more training for our better future endeavour.