Industry Professional Training
Training Initiatives
These initiatives introduce new tourism developments and trends to the emirate’s university students and Emirati youth, enlightening them on the historical and cultural influences of Sharjah destinations. The training courses combine both practical and theoretical knowledge offering participants an opportunity to advance their skills and capabilities. Please note that these training courses are currently on hold until further notice. Please check this page regularly for updates.
Initiatives
Hayyakum Camps – Summer and Winter
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Language
English
Start date
12/12/2021
End date
16/12/2021
Requirements
  • Trainees must be from 11 to 16 years of age.
course briefs
This program aims to cultivate the knowledge of tourism to the young generation of Sharjah to promote Sharjah as a destination. It’s a customized training program on the very basic principles of tour guiding for the youth. The aim is to develop the youth’s capabilities & foster their ability to work with different cultures while promoting Sharjah as tourist destination. It consist of a series of lectures, projects and trips to destinations where they can practice the skills they learn on the field.

How to Apply?Please download and fill this application form and send it to the following email

iptd@sharjahtourism.ae
Hayyakum Advanced – Internship
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Language
English
Start date
on hold
Requirements
  • Trainees must be members of Rubu Qarn and must have completed one of the Hayyakum Camps
course briefs
This the second stage of Hayyakum program and it is an internship where the 10 best performing trainees are placed to work for one week in hospitality and destination management entities.

How to Apply?Please download and fill this application form and send it to the following email

iptd@sharjahtourism.ae
Rehlati
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Language
English
Start date
Active
Requirements
  • None
course briefs
A series of educational trips to Sharjah’s destinations for those working in the tourism and hospitality industry, as well as certain government entities and universities. The purpose of this is to highlight and promote Sharjah’s destinations.

How to Apply?Please download and fill this application form and send it to the following email

iptd@sharjahtourism.ae