MANAMA: Tamkeen has signed a memorandum of understanding with global engineering industrial group Fives, member of FCCIB, to provide training to Bahrainis working in the industrial sector.
The signing ceremony was held yesterday at the Diplomat Radisson Blue Hotel’s Al Fanar Hall in the presence of French Ambassador Bernard Regnauld-Fabre.
The initiative seeks to provide professional training programmes, international training programmes and a technical workshop.
According to the memorandum, Tamkeen and Fives will create, label and certify a selection of vocational training programmes, specifically designed for the needs of industrial companies with the aim of increasing the Bahrainisation rate that makes up the skilled workforce of the country.
Fives will also provide internship opportunities within its worldwide network of companies for up to 15 Bahraini engineering graduates per year.