General Manager, QITS
, Abdulla Shams, expressed his gratitude to QPD for invaluable and continuous contribution to the school.
We have been in touch with the QITS
for long time now, as the students of the school have visited RasGas plant in Ras Laffan and also participated in interactive sessions with RasGas officials during the Qatar National Career Fair," he said, adding that many students of QITS
have joined RasGas before.
Our partnership with QITS supports our Qatarization objectives and helps us contribute towards the Human Development pillar of Qatar s National Vision 2030.
As part of Qatargas High School Internship Programmes, QITS students are provided opportunities for placements over the summer holidays to experience work familiarization onsite at Ras Laffan.
Since 2010, Qatargas Learning and Development Manager, Adnan Hassan Al-Shaibi, has held the post of Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees at QITS.
QITS principal Abdullah Shams said: "Our school's strategic plan is to have a connection with all pioneer corporations, and HMC is one of these corporations that we aim to co-operate with, especially since our two organisations have certain intersecting goals.
QITS has more than 400 students and up to 200 students graduate every year.
He stated that the contract QITS
and RasGas is also part of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) of the company as it is an integral part of its business to implement a strong proactive CSR programme.
We believe that Qatargas' partnership with QITS will benefit both parties as most of the young nationals who are on our Technical Preparatory Programme are trained at QITS.
Helping to build the national workforce is an important element of Qatargas' corporate social responsibility -- our collaboration with QITS supports our Qatarisation objectives and contributes towards the Human Development pillar of Qatar's National Vision 2030," he added.
Following the ceremony, Ghanim Al-Kuwari, Qatargas Chief Operating Officer Administration said, "Our support to build the new classrooms at QITS is an extension of the ongoing cooperation between Qatargas and QITS.
Abdullah Shams, Principal of QITS said, "We greatly value the ongoing cooperation between QITS and Qatargas and appreciate Qatargas' support towards expanding our facilities.