The UAE will host Expo 2020!
  • Arabic
Supported by the UAE National Media Council
We are in the process of developing and improving our website, and we invite you to participate in our brief survey to measure the level of your satisfaction
Satisfaction Survey For UAE Interact Website
رغبة منا بالتعرف على مستوى رضاكم عن موقعنا وبهدف تطويره وتحسينه، فقد قمنا بتصميم استبيان سريع لقياس مدى الرضا عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة روعي في تصميم الاستبيان أن يكون قصيرا وسريعا كي لا نطيل عليكم، وعليه نرجو منكم التكرم باستكماله عن طريق الرابط التالي
استبيان رضا المتعاملين عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة

CNIA signs MoU with VEDC

posted on 27/02/2009: 2474 views


The Critical National Infrastructure Authority (CNIA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Vocational Education Development Centre (VEDC) to develop training opportunities for UAE personnel.



The MoU was signed during the 9th International Defence Exhibition (IDEX 2009) at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.



VEDC will provide personnel to be trained by CNIA before entering CNIA's workforce. VEDC will also work with CNIA to develop new processes, procedures and services in the field of personnel development and education.



CNIA's Chairman, Staff Brigadier Pilot Ahmed Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, said, "This MoU and close cooperation with VDEC bring CNIA closer to achieving its goal of being a global leader in infrastructure protection. CNIA is dedicated not just to making Abu Dhabi and the UAE safer but also in building superior training programs in national security." Hussein Al Hammadi, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Institute of Applied Technology, expressed his gratitude to Sheikh Ahmed for the confidence CNIA has in VDEC and for the opportunity to work towards Abu Dhabi's national security.



He added; "VDEC is ready to assist CNIA to fulfil its objectives by providing research and development as well as vocational training and technical education." VEDC is one of six campuses that comprise the Institute of Applied Technology (IAT), which was established by Royal Decree, in 2005 by H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. VEDC provides an integrated curriculum of academic and vocational studies that leads to qualifications that support both continuing studies and the needs of the workplace. Unlike the other five 'mainstream' campuses of IAT, VEDC has a unique focus on developing young Emirati males who have previously disengaged from formal learning.

RELATED ARTICLES

27 February 2009 IDEX 2009 closes with deals exceeding Dh18bn
27 February 2009 VP tours IDEX, urges UAE national to sustain momentum of progress
27 February 2009 Abdullah Bin Zayed visits IDEX 2009
27 February 2009 C 4 Controls denies link with Israel over satellite project
27 February 2009 CNIA and Al Otaiba Enterprises ink AED 147 mn agreement for security card management


Most Read