Standard for Training Approval and Recognition

About US


Learning Hub is one of the Ministry of Oil and Gas Human Resource ICV committee initiatives stewardship by OPAL. The Oman society for Petroleum Services (OPAL) is the first Society in Oman’s Petroleum Industry to be officially approved and registered in the Sultanate of Oman, on 27 October 2001 under the regulations governing the formation of societies with the Ministry of Social Development. OPAL is the industry forum society for Oman’s Petroleum Industry.

This platform aimed to;

  • Support the industry by setting the minimum operational standards for Training Providers across the sector to ensure delivery quality and effectiveness are maintained by conducting regular inspections and audits.
  • Support the industry Training Providers, driving efficiency, effectiveness and quality by providing a centralized entity.
  • Support learners by assisting with the administration of the Apprenticeship programs, securing sponsorship pledges and assisting them to achieve professional recognition through a network of internationally recognized professional institutes (IMechE, IET, IChemE, InstMC..)

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