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Opening Doors Worldwide: Kyambogo University and Busoga International Polytechnic Present OPITO Global Qualifications

Are you ready to embark on a journey towards global employability and career advancement in the oil and gas industry? Kyambogo University is proud to announce a groundbreaking initiative in collaboration with Busoga International Polytechnic – the introduction of OPITO Global Qualifications, specifically the Global 1 Certificate in Basic Maintenance Practices program.

What is OPITO?

OPITO, the Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organization, is globally recognized as the standard for training in the oil and gas sector. Their certifications are sought after by industry professionals worldwide, opening doors to lucrative career opportunities and international employment.

About the Program

The Global 1 Certificate in Basic Maintenance Practices program offered by Busoga International Polytechnic is a comprehensive introduction to maintenance techniques essential in the oil and gas maintenance industry. Spanning 230 hours, this competence-based qualification equips students with the fundamental skills and knowledge required to excel in this dynamic field.

Integration with Academic Journey

Designed to seamlessly integrate into students' academic pursuits, this program can be undertaken concurrently with undergraduate studies or upon completion of a degree at Kyambogo University. Whether you're an aspiring engineer or a student eager to explore opportunities in the oil and gas sector, this qualification will augment your skill set and broaden your career prospects.

Why Choose OPITO Global Qualifications?

Industry Standard: OPITO certifications are globally recognized and endorsed by leading oil and gas companies, ensuring that holders meet the highest industry standards.

International Employability: With an OPITO qualification, students gain a competitive edge in the job market, enhancing their prospects for international employment opportunities.

Practical Learning: The program emphasizes hands-on training and practical application of maintenance techniques, preparing students for real-world challenges in the industry.

Career Advancement: Whether you're starting your career or seeking advancement opportunities, OPITO Global Qualifications pave the way for professional growth and development.

Join Us

Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your skills and unlock a world of possibilities in the oil and gas industry. Register for the OPITO Global Qualifications program today and take the first step towards a rewarding career journey.

Why degree holders may require OPITO qualifications

OPITO certification is a widely recognized standard in the oil and gas industry, particularly for roles related to offshore operations and safety. Below is a list of some major oil and gas companies that commonly require or prefer OPITO certification for certain positions:

  • Shell

  • BP (British Petroleum)

  • ExxonMobil

  • TotalEnergies

  • Chevron

  • Saudi Aramco

  • ConocoPhillips

  • Petrobras

  • Eni

  • Equinor

These companies often have offshore operations or projects where OPITO-certified personnel are in demand. Additionally, various service companies that provide support to the oil and gas industry, such as drilling contractors, marine services companies, and engineering firms, also recognize and employ individuals with OPITO certifications.

For more information and registration details, complete this form: Registration Form or visit our website: Busoga International Polytechnic

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