b&wssc

About Us

B&WSSC is not for profit organization promoted by CII, with financial support from the National Skill Development Corporation, under the aegis of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship. The aim of the sector skill council is to focus on establishing an effective and efficient ecosystem for developing and imparting skills in the Beauty and Wellness Industry, through relevant content & curriculum, courses, information database, delivery systems and standardization of the accreditation and certification process, to enhance the employability of the Indian workforce nationally and globally.

The Council is chaired by Mrs. Vandana Luthra, and has icons from the Industry such as Dr. Blossom Kochhar and Ms. Gurpreet Seble. Since its inception, the Council has taken several steps towards organizing this sector by creating 60 Job roles which are QRC cleared and 22 Job roles are NSQC cleared and are aligned to the needs of the Industry.

Over the last five years, the SSC has grown exponentially making its presence felt across the 28 states and 9 Union territories, training and certifying more than 4.9 lakh youth by helping and making them employable and self-employable, empowered with a certificate/diploma/advance diploma/degree from the highest certifying body (Sector Skill Council) in Beauty and Wellness, along with their respective school board and colleges recognised by the Government of India.

The Sector Skill Council is actively involved with 14 states, partnering in their state government -run schemes, collaborating to take forward their skilling initiatives, in its aim to work with the underprivileged , unskilled and special focus on women empowerment.