Muscat, A training course on Sustainable Energy
Concepts commenced at the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU).
The five-day course is organised by the SQU Centre for
Community Service and Continuing Education, in association with the
Research Council and GFZ Helmhotz Centre Potsdam (German
Research Centre for Geosciences).
Dr. Zahran al-Salti, Director of the Centre for Community Service
and Continuing Education at SQU, said that this free training course is
targeting graduates from engineering and geosciences disciplines to
provide latest updates on sustainable energy and related fields to
enhance their employability and soft skills. Around 30 registered
participants from across the Sultanate is attending the five-day training
course led by experts from Germany and the Sultanate.
The Research Council and GFZ have entered on a long term
partnership to build capacity building in sustainable energy and related
Dr. al-Salti said that the one or two top performing participants
would get a chance to associate with long-term research partnership
between the Research Council and GFZ to promote sustainable
energy initiatives in the Sultanate. The training course is jointly led by
experts from GFZ, the Research Council and SQU.
Source: Oman News Agency