940 Omanis graduated with technical qualification on May 2nd, 2018
Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) today (Wednesday, 2 May) celebrated the graduation of 940 young Omanis as part of its training-for-employment program. The graduates were awarded international certifications in different trades which will enable them to take up full-time positions as scaffolders, electricians, HSE officers, mechanics, welders, drilling fluids engineers and cabin crew. They will take positions in over 30 companies including Oman Air, INCO Engineering, Halliburton and Oman Trading Establishments LLC. This is also the first group to graduate from the Knowledge Grid HSE program with certifications including the IOSH Managing Safely, the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Health and Safety, and the City and Guilds NVQ Level 5 in Occupational Health & Safety Practice, which qualify them to work as HSE advisors.