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Dubai College of Tourism launches summer training programme

Online learning programme Medyaf aims to increase Emiratisation within the tourism industry

The Dubai College of Tourism (DCT), part of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), has announced its second successive Summer Training Programme for students aged between 16 and 19.

The online learning programme called Medyaf, aims to increase Emiratisation within the tourism industry and provide students with relevant information and skills while helping them to make valuable connections and leverage opportunities within the sector.

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The programme was established as part of DCT’s nationalisation initiative, to lay the groundwork for talented Emiratis to join the city’s tourist-facing workforce. The latest training programme aims to empower students to enhance their knowledge and skills over the summer, while earning an accredited training certificate.

The 2021 Summer Training Programme will be implemented over four consecutive courses and each course will take place over a period of five days. The courses include workshops delivered by experienced speakers with interactive games and educational activities.

Programme dates:

  • 4-8 July 2021
  • 11-15 July 2021
  • 25-29 July 2021
  • 1-5 August 2021

For further information and to enrol for the programme, register via Instagram @Medyaf_Dubai.

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