The Community Engagement and Continuing Education Centre at Gulf University organized a series of 17 unpaid workshops covering various fields, including News Writing Skills, Montage on Premiere, Network Marketing Strategies, Employing Digital Content Production Tools through Social Media Platforms, Crisis Management, Photography and Montage with a Mobile Phone, PCB Design, Introduction to Software and Hardware used by Electrical and Electronic Engineers, News Montage using Final Cut, Managing Marketing Content on Social Media, Stress Management Techniques, Fundamentals of Digital Image Processing, and Etiquette Skills, Protocol, and Mechanisms for Dealing with VIPs. These workshops were conducted for the benefit of the local community.
The workshop series commenced with “News Writing Skills,” led by Dr. Abdullah Altaher in February 2023, and concluded with “Etiquette Skills, Protocol, and Mechanisms for Dealing with VIPs,” conducted by Dr. Shafeeq Al-Samarai and Dr. Mohammed Refaat on June 14, 2023.
A total of 273 participants from various local institutions attended the 18 workshops. Their feedback and responses were overwhelmingly positive, expressing satisfaction with the content, delivery, and overall experience of the workshops. The participants appreciated the knowledge and skills gained, highlighting the practical applicability of the workshop topics to their respective fields. The workshops were praised for their interactive nature, allowing participants to actively engage, share experiences, and collaborate with fellow attendees. The valuable insights and networking opportunities provided by the workshops were highly valued by the participants, who expressed their gratitude for the Community Engagement and Continuing Education Centre at Gulf University for organizing such impactful and beneficial workshops.