About IESC

The Infrastructure Equipment Skill Council (IESC) is a ‘Not for Profit’ sustainable organisation promoted by the Indian Construction Equipment Manufacturers Association (ICEMA), supported by the Confederation of India Industry (CII) and funded by the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).

The Council operates under the aegis of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE), Government of India, and is the apex body for spearheading the skilling of workforce in the Infrastructure Equipment Sector.

The Council with 18 founding members from the ICEMA was formed in June 2014. Its Head Office was established in Bengaluru (Karnataka) in Nov 2014; following which operations commenced towards skilling of the workforce in the Infrastructure Equipment sector with primary focus on training and certification of operators and mechanics.

The Council has since then developed 39 job roles covering over 80% of the work force; accredited 63 Training Partners majority of whom are OEMs and trained over 50,000 personnel including abroad in the Middle East.

Note: The Council has 43 members as on 01 March 2021