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24 January 2018

Two members of the Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) Toastmaster’s Club - Vice President for Education Mr. Bader Yahya Ibrahim and Vice President for Membership Dr. Bangari Naidu – took part in a workshop at the University of Bahrain (UoB).

The event was organised by Injaz Bahrain in cooperation with GPIC and in partnership with the UoB, on the topic, Art of Public Speaking and Presentation.

The two Club members focussed on important elements that should be included in a speech and reinforced their presentations by several examples.

About 45 students from the faculty of applied education, who are in the last year of their diploma in business administration course, attended the workshop, which aimed to train them on public speaking and presentation skills in preparation for an annual competition organized by Injaz Bahrain.

The workshop was also an opportunity to train students on how to enhance their communication, presentation, communication and presentation skills, which are key in the business world and how they should use these to convince arbitrators during the final presentation as part of the competition.

GPIC President Dr. Abdulrahman Jawahery praised the Club’s important role in shaping and honing public speaking and communication skills not only among employees but also among others who are interested in community affairs. He also thanked the president and members of the Club for their efforts to develop Toastmasters programmes in the best possible way.

Dr. Jawahery praised the workshop organisers who, he said, were able to efficiently convey detailed information in a manner that achieved its best possible use, while enhancing and developing communication and leadership abilities.

The participants and those attending, including teachers and students, appreciated the workshop and later took part in a question and answer session.

UoB Dean of the Faculty of Applied Education Dr. Sadiq Mahdi Al-Alawi honoured the sponsors and organizers.

GPIC is greatly interested in the development of Bahraini human resources and provides specialized courses at home and abroad, organises workshops on professional and personal aspects and engages its employees in forums and gatherings.

The Company Management is always working to support its employees as its real wealth and seeks to develop their skills by providing opportunities for expertise, education and training to qualify them to achieve and gain more.

The training offered by the Company also provides employees with the opportunity to change for the better and enables them to develop their knowledge, abilities and skills to meet their job requirements and develop their technical and intellectual skills to meet the Company’s future needs.