Padakhep established a training institute in the name of Padakhep Institute of Development and Management (PIDM) in December 2008. Aim of PIDM is to meet the needs of training and development of the staff and beneficiaries of Padakhep and other partner organizations. Trainers and facilitators of the institute are highly experienced and have acquired professional skills through attending both local and overseas training programs. The PIDM is located very near the Padakhep head office at house # 679, Road # 12, Baitul Aman Housing Society, Adabar, Mohammadpur, Dhaka 1207. It offers a complete package including modest living, dining and training facilities.
Main objectives of PIDM are to assess training and development needs of staff and beneficiaries of Padakhep, staff of partner organizations and other organizations and improve knowledge and skill of the professionals engaged in these organizations.
Services available include
To meet the growing needs of the trainees, PIDM has developed its modest physical facilities for training including hostel, dormitory and training hall in a 6-storied new building. Four of training hall rooms is fully air conditioned and well equipped with training accessories like white board, soft board, laptop, multimedia and sound systems.
Dormitory is located at 1st, 2nd, 4th and 5th floors of the building where 37 rooms provide 105 seats with accommodation for 105 participants. The PIDM has also 4 air-conditioned VIP rooms suitable for accommodating 8 guests.
Dining hall and Food
A nearby spacious dining hall provides breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks for the participants and is located near the dormitory at 3rd floor. The hall is open for service daily from 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.