Muscat, The Takatuf – Petrofac Oman Institute, the first of its kind in the Sultanate to offer internationally accredited vocational training programs (NVQ), will open next Wednesday at Knowledge Oasis. The institute will contribute to enhancing the capacity of current and future staff to support energy at a cost of RO12.4 million.

The opening ceremony will be patronized by Dr. Mohammed bin Hamad al-Rumhi, Minister of Oil and Gas, Board Chairman of Oman Oil Company.

The Takatuf Petrofac Oman Institute was established to meet the needs of national energy professionals by providing internationally recognized training and development programs and courses.

The Institute is a joint venture between Takatuf Oman, a subsidiary of Oman Oil Company (OOC), which develops human capital and HR solutions, provides 60% and Petrofac by 40 %. It also provides a unique, interactive, comprehensive and safe learning environment that accommodates more than 300 trainees in each batch.

Source: Oman News Agency