GSI- IITM- IFC Skill Workshop

Glazing Society of India (GSI) in collaboration with Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) and International Finance Corporation (IFC) is organizing a series of 12 identical skill development workshops for the QA/QC team of glass processors, fabricators and façade consultants in the country.


The objective of this training workshop is to train the QA / QC team of Indian Glass Processors, Fabricators and Consultants on the

Ø  Energy Efficiency parameters and standards used for the Architectural Glass (Coated Glass) and Glazing Systems.

Ø  Processed Glass (Insulated Glazing Unit, Laminated Glass, Toughened Glass and Heat Strengthened Glass)

Ø  Quality Testing of Architectural Glass

Ø  Structural Aspects of Glazing Systems including the Profile Characteristics and testing

Ø  Sealants used for Glass and Glazing systems and quality testing

Ø  PSA Tapes, its characteristics and testing

Ø  New Codes and Standards for Architectural Glass and Glazing Systems


The training workshop would include both theoretical and practical sessions.


Training Workshop


For Registration


First Workshop

28th and 29th of August 2017

Registration Closed

IIT Madras, Guindy, Chennai

Second Workshop

26th and 27th of September 2017

Registration Closed

Third Workshop

13th and 14th of October 2017

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Fourth Workshop

26th and 27th of October 2017

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Fifth Workshop

17th and 18th of November 2017

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Sixth Workshop

28th and 29th of November 2017

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Please Note:

·         Maximum 20 participants per workshop. Participants would be selected based on first come first serve basis

·         Accommodation can be availed at IIT Madras at the cost of INR 2200 (Includes accommodation, breakfast and dinner for two days)

·         Accommodation would be provided free of cost to all women participants

·         Participants should attend the programme fully on both dates to obtain the completion certificate

·         Both the workshops are identical and hence apply for any one workshop only

·         The program agenda and details would be sent to the registered participants only