TECHNICAL TRAINING & RESEARCH CENTRE (TTRC) was established by LOHIA CORP LTD at Kanpur, India in 2012 as an independent division of the group with objectives blended with CSR commitment to impart skills to unemployed youth for employment generation as well as to support the growing raffia industries by providing skilled & trained manpower. The objectives of TTRC have been drawn up in line with the vision of Mr Raj Kumar Lohia, Chairman, Lohia Group to create a Training Institution for the Raffia industry in the country.
Since its operation in 2012, TTRC has emerged as the global destination for training requirement in all disciplines of Raffia industry from Operator level program to Executive development programs with a systematic approach to create pool of trained & knowledge based manpower for Raffia Sector. Perhaps, TTRC is the first of its kind Technical training & research centre of international repute dedicated for Woven sack industry. TTRC campus at Kanpur, India is spread across 10 acre land with residential facilities within the campus & state of art infrstructure including Testing Laboratory & Workshop equipped with Tape plant, Looms, BCS, Valvomatic etc.
LOHIA’s TTRC has also been engaged by Woven sack manufacturing units from diffrent countries of SAARC, Africa, Middle East, South East Asia, GCC as the Training partner. TTRC's Onsite training modules at factory premises are becoming popular which enable industries to improve productivity & quality in their operation. USP of TTRC programs is customization as per the requirement of Industries. TTRC's skill training program has been shortlisted by NSDA (apex body of Govt of India for skill development) as an innovative initiative in area of skill development. TTRC is also registered as Vocational training provider (VTP) under skill development scheme of Govt of India.