Energy conservation courses started in government building..

Riyadh | 2020/03/09

Today, Sunday, September 29, 2019, a course on "Energy Conservation in Government Buildings" was launched in Riyadh, which is aimed at specialists from governmental organizations, organized by the Saudi Energy Efficiency Center in cooperation with the General Organization for Technical Training and the employees of Al-Jahmani for a period of four days.

This training course is the first of ten training courses the center intends to organize in cooperation with the Foundation until the end of 2019 in a number of cities in the Kingdom, including Riyadh, Jeddah, Khobar, Yanbu, Tabuk and Jizan, where these courses aim to raise the efficiency of specialists in government agencies to adhere to periodic and preventive maintenance that contribute to Increasing energy efficiency in government buildings.

According to the agreement concluded earlier between the Energy Efficiency Center and the Technical and Vocational Training Corporation, these courses are offered free of charge to trainees working in the relevant government administrative units such as maintenance departments, projects, support services and public services.

It is noteworthy that the Saudi Energy Efficiency Center, within the framework of its interest in the application of the mechanism of rationalizing electricity consumption in the government sector, which was directed by the honorable High Commissioner to implement it, works on 3 tracks, the first of which is the technical track that aims to clarify the necessary standards to raise the efficiency of electricity consumption in all existing government facilities and facilities and the mechanisms of their application With regard to the second track of training programs that contribute to raising the capabilities and qualification of competent human cadres in government agencies to carry out tasks of rationalization and raising energy efficiency in their destinations, the third track is concerned with spreading awareness of the importance of rationalizing energy consumption and raising sufficient Tha through awareness programs and activities sustainable for employees of these entities.