BERGEN group – a more than three decades old group having experience in setting up of industry in the field of electronics, smart cards, semiconductors, solar energy and technical education, has launched this premium research and training enterprise named BIRDS to meet the ever increasing demand of skilled manpower in the field of Solar Energy and other renewable energy resources. Besides providing requisite skills and creating jobs for unemployed youth through regular courses and providing practical training in fully equipped labs, aspiring entrepreneurs are also being trained by highly accomplished specialists to create their own ventures in the field of Solar Energy.
With the combination of Technical Education, Skill Development, Industry, Academia and Government, it is intended to develop a cottage industry through Solar Energy projects in village clusters and create job opportunities for unemployed youths. Women population in the villages will also be provided with skills in hand soldering of PCB circuits and assemblies and so on so that they can independently earn and enhance their family income. Farmers committing suicide is a curse on our society. Skilling these farmers on use of Solar Energy for pumping water for irrigation of their fields will be a great step towards prevention of these suicides. BIRDS will provide the know-how and skills to use Solar Energy through conduct of regular courses to people from all walks of life- students, technicians, engineers, entrepreneurs etc.
BIRDS is an authorized training Centre of GERMI ( Gujrat Energy Research and Management Institute), Gandhinagar, Gujrat under National Certification Programme for Rooftop Solar Installer. GERMI is an autonomous body under Govt. of Gujrat and is recognized as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation by Deptt of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt. of India.