TRAINING & EDUCATION -

COOPERATIVE EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Member education and dissemination of information is one of the fundamental principles of Cooperaive as enshrined in the principle of the cooperatives by the International Cooperative Alliance. The Orissa State Cooperative Union and 13 District Cooperative Unions and 17 Field Level Training Centres provide training and orientation to members and employees of the cooperatives. They also organise work shop and seminars to sensitise the members and inculcate the cooperative spirit and values. The Orissa State Cooperative Union has opened Utkal Gaurav Madhusudan Microfinance Training Institute at Bhubaneswar in 2003  to impart training to members of Micro Credit Institutions SHGS. The Madhusudan Institute of Cooperative Management ,Bhubaneswar under the aegis of National Council for Cooperative Training  impart education and training with view to professionalisation the human resources in cooperative sector . Achievement of these three premier cooperative training Institutes during 2010-11 is furnished below.
 

Besides OSCB and the OSCU organised seminar and workshops  The Madhusudan Institute of Cooperative Management, Bhubaneswar under the aegis of National Council for Cooperative Training impart education and training with view to  infusing professionalisiton of human resources in cooperative sector. This Institute conduct long duration programmes like MBA, Diploma-in-Rural Management and Higher Diploma un Cooperative Management. Besides it conducted training and orientation programmes for employees of cooperative institutions and Central Cooperative Banks and OSCB.