The initiative will be implemented by the Khimji Training Institute in association with Eshraqa and OPAL and comes in response to the country’s need for building its capacities in the area of national capital development. The MoU was signed by Nailesh Khimji and Musallam al Mandhari.
Commenting on the project, Khimji, director, KR said, “We are honoured to be collaborating with OPAL to supply the country’s labour force with crucial training and development tools. The initiative is a key focus area under Eshraqa’s founding pillar of education. Our social development arm has established successful partnerships, in public, social and educational spheres, on a not-for-profit basis with the aim of developing the Omani community, inspire its youth and empower women to make valuable contributions to the economy.”
Thanking Eshraqa for the collaboration on the training project, Mandhari, CEO, Oman Society for Petroleum Services, said, “We thank the KR Group, Eshraqa and the Khimji Training Institute for collaborating with us on this important project. It will go a long way in building the capabilities of the country’s manpower resources in accordance with the requirements of its employment sector. The project is in line with OPAL’s key objectives for human capital development.
“Our own training and HRD module focusses on targeted training that enhances competence and work efficiency to supply the country’s labour market with a talented and skilled workforce.”
The focus of the collaboration will target key interventions in the area of National Human Capital Development in Training for Employment, Training for Development and Training for Leadership.