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Continuing and Professional Education

Continuing Education Services at Texas A&M University at Qatar offers remarkable value in professional development for industry professionals working in Qatar.

We engage and support industry by providing technical expertise through continuing and professional education that develops human capital and capacity for Qatar’s knowledge-based economy. Our office works closely with local and regional businesses, to offer high-quality courses related to company’s needs. Course instructors are faculty members from Texas A&M’s branch campus in Qatar and the main campus in College Station, Texas. For courses related to topics not offered at our campus in Qatar, we are fortunate to work very closely with our main campus, which can provide faculty expertise remotely, as well as in-person classes in Qatar.

Our aim is to promote high-quality and effective lifelong opportunities for Qatar’s industry and community, through general and customized course offerings.

For more information, please contact continuingeducation@qatar.tamu.edu.

 

Upcoming courses  

Electrical Transformers and Switchgears; Faults, Inspection, Testing, Maintenance and Trouble Shooting
20-24 September 2020 ($2,500)

Course Overview
This course introduces the principles of design, testing, operation and maintenance of transformers in power systems and provide the participants with all the necessary knowledge for the power and distributed transformers typically used within the oil and gas industry. 

This course has been designed to provide participants with an understanding of the proper construction, operation, and maintenance of power transformers, while emphasizing on the technology related to power transformers used within the industry power systems.  Moreover, this course has been designed to provide participants with an understanding of the effects of transformer load changes, identify transformer failure modes.

Also, the course will help the attendees to provide the essential knowledge for the medium voltage and high voltage switchgear operations, fundamentals, troubleshooting, and maintenance.

Who Should Attend
This course is designed for electrical engineers, electrical technicians, maintenance planners, supervisors with operation and maintenance responsibilities, and others who work in an industrial plant setting.

  

Continuing Education at Texas A&M at Qatar

In today’s global economy, it’s more important than ever that you and your workforce are prepared to meet the demands of increased international competition. From advanced leadership concepts and practices to emerging engineering technologies and equipment, it is critical those in your organization have the knowledge and skills to ensure an economic advantage and sustainable growth. Texas A&M University at Qatar can help you achieve this. Both our distinguished faculty and top-notch research facilities are at the forefront of innovation in the engineering field. Through our commitment to educating the engineering leaders of the future, our continuing education opportunities allow us to pass this knowledge on to the workforce in the State of Qatar, the region and the world. We’re sure you will find training solutions to suit you and your employees. We also welcome the opportunity to visit with individual organizations to discuss how to best meet their training needs through custom-designed courses.

Please click here to be added to our mailing list or email us at continuingeducation@qatar.tamu.edu. Thank you for your interest in Texas A&M University at Qatar Continuing Education Services and we look forward to seeing you in our classes very soon.