Posted on April 09, 2014

The Social Development Center (SDC) successfully concluded the DiSC career counseling and vocational training course in collaboration with Center of Global Innovation. Ms. Amal Al-Mannai Executive Director of the Social Development Center honored the course counselors at the end of the course.

The workshop that took place in the SDC headquarters was attended by members from Hamad Bin Khalifa University, the Supreme Education Council, Bedaya Center, Al Noor Institute for the Blind and the social services department of Hamad Medical Corporation. This workshop was attended by 42 career guidance and vocational training practitioners, as well as experts wishing to develop their existing guidance methods. The participants will receive a CD that includes a full curriculum in Arabic, some sample work tests, and career guidance checklists.

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On this occasion Ms. Amal Al-Mannai, Executive Director of the SDC said, " The Social Development Center is always seeking to provide quality training services to the community in which is in line with one of the pillars of Qatar National Vision 2030.  We strive through these workshops to guide and assist individuals when choosing a profession that is in line with their capabilities ensuring that we put the right person in the right place.”

This workshop meets international standards, and focuses on vocational training and career counseling. It also gives applicants personal insights into their own behavioral strengths and challenges through DiSC and helps them relate to others. DiSC is an online personal assessment tool used to improve work productivity, teamwork and communication. It is worth mentioning that this workshop is not the first of its kind, the SDC is continuously contributing towards bettering the community through awareness programs and development initiatives, as well as a career guidance workshop annually.