Training workshopTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Trivandrum Management Association, affiliated to the All India Management Association, is organising a training workshop on group discussions at TMA House, Jawahar Nagar, on June 12 and 13 for MBA aspirants who have secured good score in MAT and CAT. The programme will be beneficial to those seeking jobs in IT, banking, insurance and various other sectors. Besides rank holders in MAT, CAT, etc., students of professional courses can also participate. Corporate managers with long association in selection of students to MBA courseswill handle the training programme. Staff Reporter

Exam coachingTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The training programme for civil services main examination will be held at the Centre for Career Development Studies from Tuesday. Apart from general knowledge, classes will also be held in English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Commerce, Geography, Public Administration, Law, Social Science and Zoology. For more details contact: 2469020/2468958. Staff Reporter

Self-employment trainingTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Applications are invited for the free self-employment computer-training programme organised by the Sastra Sahitya Institute. Training will be provided in MS office, DTP (English, Malayalam), Coraldraw, fundamentals of computer, data entry and Photoshop. Candidates can choose any four subjects. For more details contact: 25587943/25521260. Staff Reporter

World Environment day celebrationsTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala State Pollution Control Board will celebrate World Environment Day at Hotel Residency Towers on Monday. Minister for Health P.K. Sreemathi will inaugurate and distribute the State pollution control awards. V. Sivankutty MLA will preside. He will release a pamphlet on segregation of solid waste. Staff Reporter