They have the offerings of a larger Institute with the service level of a smaller business. They made me feel like I am their only client in purchasing, implementing, and following up with our training event.
Jonathan Stearns | Sr. Manager Omantel Training Center
Established in the year 1985
Within the first five years we grew to be the leading vocational training provider in the country.The institute was relocated to Madinat Sultan Qaboos shopping area by 1990 to accommodate the new business streams.
Transforming into market leaders
NTI engaged with the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) to develop young Omanis to be employed in the private sector across industries.NTI in collaboration with Chiyoda Foster Wheeler won a significant contract to outsource PDO’s HSE training services.NTI transformed into a market leader delivering Commercial, Technical and HSE Training in Oman.
Enhancing quality through international accreditation
NTI was acquired by a large Omani Publicly listed company,Renaissance Services SAOG.NTI expanded further with new training projects for Port of Salalah and for supporting Ministry of Social Development initiatives.Built a strong portfolio of International accreditations from awarding bodies like, NEBOSH, IOSH, EAL, CITB, City & Guilds from UK and the American Welding Society and National Safety Council from USA.NTI became the first ISO certified training provider in the Sultanate of Oman.
Investing in infrastructure and proficiency
NTI purchased the IT training franchise of New Horizons Computer Learning Center from USA for Oman.Invested in state-of-the-art IT training facility to offer world-class IT learning solutions for the growing needs of the private and government sectorNTI achieved the Microsoft Gold Learning Solutions Partner status and became the only Oracle approved education provider in the country.In 2003, NTI was awarded a Vocational Technical Training Project (VTTP) contract by PDO to train the local community youth at Fahud Learning & Development Centre.
Expansion and growth
NTI established two more purpose built training facilities; one in Ghala dedicated to offering HSE courses and another in Sohar offering complete range of NTI product lines.The prestigious BizPro awards were instituted to recognize and promote young Omani leadership talent in the private sector.The Commercial Training Division along with the Head Office relocated to a larger facility at Al Khuwair.
Clients and accolades
In the year 2010, NTI won a contract from Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) to provide Technical Training Services for their Technicians Omanisation Programme (TOP).NTI established two separate training facilities in the interior (Marmul and Saih Rawl) exclusively to cater to the Oil & Gas industries for their HSE training needs.In 2012, NTI won a prestigious contract from BP to provide a world class technical training centre and technician training services to develop oil & gas technicians for their Kazzan field.January 1st, 2014 saw a new dawn in the history of the company as NTI was acquired by Babcock International Group PLC, UK.
NTI moved into a new, purpose built, state of the art training campus in Ghala.Our vision is to establish a regional brand by delivering learning solutions to international standards.