RC Chairman approves launching of New Specialty Course at Jubail Industrial College
HH Prince Saud Bin Abdullah Al-Thunayan, Chairman of the Royal Commission For Jubail and Yanbu and President of the Supreme Council of Colleges and Institutes, has recently approved the opening of the new specialized course titled “Non-Destructive Test” (NDT) at Jubail Industrial College. This initiative comes with Royal Commission’s aspiration to achieve strategic objectives in areas of technical and technological advancement of education in Jubail Industrial City.
“This important move is based on the survey per needs of the industrial sector in the Kingdom in view of this specialization increasing demand as it now being offered in various education and training sectors with associate diploma”, said by Dr. Adel bin Salem Al-Bahakeeem, Director of Jubail Industrial College Department. NDT specialization would help equip the users the know-how to identify the nature and characteristics of materials usability and reliability allowing a non-destructive examination without interfering with the use of end product or suspending its operation. Through NDT, insurability of applied industrial systems will be carried out effectively since the testing procedure will be able to detect and assess defects and leakages, analyse distance measurements, assess materials mechanical and physical features and determine the chemical composition of minerals.
Dr. Bahakeem expressed his gladness with the opening of this discipline and congratulated the Saudi youth on the successful launching of scientific specialization pioneered by Jubail Industrial College through the auspices of HH RC Chairman Prince Saud bin Abdullah Al-Thunayan Al-Saud, CEO of RC Jubail Dr. Mosleh H. Al-Otaibi and GM of Colleges and Institutes Dr. Ali H. Al-Asiri. He further stressed that JIC will continue to uphold its advocacies for expansion, modernization and will always maintain its distinguished status to carry out its mission of developing human skills to help the people of Saudi Arabia achieve sustainable growth and economic progress.