Dr. Hassan Al-Zahrani
Chairman, Vice President, Power System -Saudi Aramco
The energy sector is central to any country’s economic progress and overall prosperity; the cornerstone to self-sufficiency and sustainability.
As the blessed Kingdom of Saudi Arabia moves toward self-sufficiency under KSA Vision 2030, the National Power Academy (NPA) aspires to play a pivotal role in achieving this vision.
Backed by the industry leaders, the academy is a unique and ambitious public-private initiative to provide specialized technical training programs, with the goal of creating qualified Saudi workforce equipped with the necessary skills and expertise to support the ever-growing national energy sector, in both public and private domains.
The training modules have been designed and prepared in consultation with the regional industry experts, to ensure the skills developed are perfectly in sync with the industry demands and requirements; making it beneficial for both the students and the industry.
I feel immensely pleased to welcome you to the National Power Academy, and encourage you to explore about the academy and join us as a stakeholder, student or staff member. Through NPA, you could make an active and significant contribution to the Kingdom’s transformation.
Come be a part of our journey!
Dr. Fawaz Al-Ghamdi
Executive Director , National Power Academy
Oh behalf of the National Power Academy (NPA), I take pleasure in welcoming you to the academy: your gateway to success in life.
At NPA, exciting opportunities await you in personal and professional growth, and we look forward to encouraging you along this exciting journey of learning and discovery.We are an industry-led power & energy sector training academy, and we are on a mission: of transforming the current technical training landscape by ensuring that the NPA is an academy driven by the industry, for the industry.
As our great nation progresses towards self-sustainability, the power sector plays a crucial role in helping the Kingdom achieve it, and NPA is at the very center; assigned with the enduring task of discovering, developing, and delivering the required workforce: future-ready, and equipped with skill-sets to precision.
At NPA, you become part of a team of highly motivated people from diverse backgrounds committed to only one goal: developing skilled human capital for the Kingdom’s ever-growing power and energy sectors.
Career readiness of the students is of prime concern at NPA. The academy’s innovative and industry-backed practical training modules coupled with on-the-job training offered by our leading industry partners ensures candidates meet sector specific and employer needs.
With the NPA, you will develop not only the right qualifications but also the dedication and professionalism needed to succeed in today’s ever-changing world. I encourage you to discover more about the National Power Academy, and how it can help you learn, grow, succeed, and go beyond.
Board of Trustees
Dr. Adel Hamad Al-Zenedy
Vice Chairman, Asst. Vice Governor for Boys Technical Colleges, TVTC
Technical and Vocational Training Corporation
Abdulrahman M. Al-Obayed
Sr. VP Human Resources
Saudi Electricity Company
GM, Human Resource & Services
Dr. Ali AlShaikhi
Dean, College of Engineering Sciences
King Fahd University of Petroleum and Mineral
Riyadh Al Mansour
GM, Human Resources
Saline Water Conversion Corporation
GM, Gas Power Systems GE Saudi Arabia
CEO, Siemens Saudi Arabia
Nawaf Al Sharif
CEO, Al Sharif Holding
Al Sharif Holding
Country President KSA & Yemen