The National Leadership Programme to Upskill and Empower the Potential Omanis for Middle and Senior Management Positions in the Private Sector “Etimad” is preparing to receive the second group of the first batch of Omani leaders. Through a virtual platform, “Eitmad” has announced yesterday the start of the orientation meeting with around 250 participants from various private sector companies in preparation for the start of their training. The session provided them with the objectives of the training programme and instructions related to the training process, as well as informing participants of the importance of the programme that contains classroom and practical activities, e-learning in addition to the Action Learning Projects that is to be applied to targeted sectors, in addition to the timeline leading to the participants’ graduation.
The “Eitmad” programme in collaboration with “Takatuf Oman” seeks to recruit the best coaches from the Centre for Creative Leadership (CCL) in the United States of America, to receive global expertise and activate the principles of effective leadership and best practice in leadership. The Centre is one of the most prominent centres specialised in the development of leadership skills. Among the top ten institutions in the world for executive education according to the Financial Times, the Centre has worked in more than 160 countries around the world. The trainers conduct various training sessions of classroom training, professional orientation and interaction through online platforms.
It is worth mentioning that “Eitmad” aims to qualify and refine the leadership skills of the private sector’s employees, and enable them to choose the best and most suitable leadership positions in private sector facilities, resulting in a qualitative shift in stimulating the growth of the labour market and the development of national leadership competencies.