Carrying out His Majesty’s Sultan Qaboos bin Said Vision, the Diwan of Royal Court launches a new national initiative for the youth of Oman. “…designed to equip young Omanis with the attitudes, skills and knowledge to be successful in the future world of work and the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR).”
This track of the program targets the age group 18-29 years and was designed to give 1,000 participants out of a total of 11,000 applicants from all governorates of the Sultanate in the first batch of unique educational experience.
The educational journey started with an e-learning phase for 3 months. Those who have successfully completed the first phase joined a second applied learning phase conducted both within and outside the Sultanate, to allow the participants to benefit from successful international initiatives upon their return from the trips. The finalists in the last stage are nearly 300 participants went through intensive training workshops and an ideathone provided by both international and national leading educational institutions at global level.
Through JISSER’s participation in the National Program for Youth Skills Development, the team members participated in a bootcamp on 12-13 April with the rest of the competing teams. The results of the work carried out during the competition period will be presented mid August 2019 and the final results are expected to be announced by September 2019.
You can learn more about the National Youth Program for Skills Development by visting the website: