AD Ports Group launches new education centre ‘ADKB’

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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AD Ports Group launches ADKB
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AD Ports Group, a global leader in logistics, industry, and trade, has launched the Abu Dhabi Knowledge Bridge (ADKB), an education center aimed at transforming corporate training and professional development.

ADKB’s programs of study are strategically designed to address the skills gap in the professional workforce. It offers an extensive array of training syllabi that span various industries and disciplines, with modern methodologies, encompassing practical hands-on exercises, interactive workshops, multimedia content, simulations, and capstone projects.

The initiative is particularly focused on professionals in key sectors like Finance and Banking, Accounting and Audit, Management Reporting, Project Management, Supply Chain, Human Resources, and Leadership.

Dr. Yasser Al Wahedi, President of Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy, said that, “ADKB is set to become a world-class training hub, attracting top talent and forming strong strategic partnerships to provide cutting-edge skills for career advancement. It embodies the UAE’s wise leaders’ vision to empower individuals and organizations, enhancing the nation’s knowledge economy and provide continuous learning for personal and professional growth.”

“Through this initiative, AD Ports Group showcases its commitment to advancing trade, logistics, and now professional skills development in the region. The establishment of ADKB is a testament to our dedication to enhancing the skills landscape and supporting the UAE’s vision for national development,” Dr. Wahedi added.

Aligning with the UAE’s national objectives and market trends, ADKB will significantly boost Emiratization, aiming to contribute to a 10 percent increase in Emiratization rates in skilled jobs by 2026. “With a focus on providing practical, hands-on training, the center is set to equip professionals with future-ready skills, essential for navigating and thriving in the rapidly evolving job market,” as per the statement.

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