As part of community serving, continuing education cell is working towards certain skill training courses like Assistant Electrician and Plumbing in association with ASAP(Additional Skill Acquisition Programme), Govt.of Kerala. Certain numbers of students from nearby schools are registered and course started on April 2016 .
Continuing Education Cell is also planning to conduct some seminars and expert talks for students to know about the future prospects in their career.
Additional Skill acquisition Program(ASAP),a joint initiative of the Departments of Higher education and General Education, Government of Kerala, is one of the premier skill development initiatives of the country, to amplify the working hands in different sectors of the economy, by providing additional skill sets to students along with their regular courses, which is a prerequisite for employment opportunities in the competitive world. College Of Engineering Pathanapuram started its journey with ASAP in 2015-16 with an objective to empower students with adequate skills for their successful careers. The students of nearby Govt./Aided Higher secondary Schools are the beneficiaries of the program .We have been approved as a Training Skill Provider(TSP) for the skill course-Assistant Electrician under Design Allign Train( DAT) scheme which was started in the year 2015-16.Students are given skill training for the particular job role. The training comprises of 150 hours of inhouse (college) training by qualified and trained trainers and 150 hours of internship at related industries .By joining hands with ASAP ,College of Engineering Pathanapuram focuses on exploring ways to transform and expand our educational system to ensure that all young people can develop the skills in par with the industry needs.