Higher Institute for Plastic Fabrication was established in September 2007 as a non-profit institute under the initiative of the Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources (MEIM).
An agreement was signed between Technical and Vocational Training (TVTC), and Eastern Petroleum Company (SHARQ) SABIC. The Japanese joint venture of SHARQ (SPDC) participated in the establishment of HIPF.
HIPF is the first of its kind specialized in qualifying national workforce as skilled professionals in the flourishing plastic industry in the Kingdom through a training program that is fully being offered in English language under the supervision of Japanese experts from the best Japanese plastics companies. The training is being delivered by long experienced engineers from India, the Philippines in addition to the Saudi engineers who benefited from the Saudi government scholarship programs.
HIPF is located in the second industrial zone in Riyadh on an area of 60 thousand square meters and the training workshops contains 68 state of the art production lines of the best factories in the world.
HIPF receives secondary school graduates who were not been idle for more than three years after graduation. After series of interviews and the English language placement tests, 150 applicants are being accepted. After three weeks of joining the Institute, sponsor companies conducts their pre-employment interviews and each company chooses applicants who comply with their terms and conditions. Contract signing with the companies follows and the trainees enjoys all the employee’s rights, including allowance, registration in social insurance and medical insurance.
|Dr. Ahmed bin Fahd Al-Fuhaid||Chairman||TVTC||Governor|
|Mr.Abdullah Bin Ali Al-Sanea||Member||Sanea Mgt. & Ind. Consultants||President|
|Mr.Abdulrahman S. Al-Ismail||Member||National Petrochemical Co.||President|
|Mr.Fowad Mohammed Mosa||Member||SABIC||GM for Local Content Unit|
|Mr.Hamad Abdulaziz Alhumaidi||Member||Tasnee||GM for Rewards|
|Mr.Khalid Bin Mohammad Al-Salem||Member||MODON &National Industrial Clusters Development Program||President -NICDP|
|Mr.Mushaigeh S. Al-Mushaigeh||Member||SAPPCO||GM|
|Mr.Nasser Bin Yusuf Al-Rashed||Member||MOPM/MINPET||Advisor|
|Mr.Q. Sachio Nohara||Member||SPDC Ltd. Co.||Senior Advisor/Representative|
|Dr.Salah Suood Al-Eissa||Member||SABIC||President -Sabic Academy|
|Khaled Mohammed Al-Ghefaili||Sec.||HIPF||Executive Director|
We will be a premier institute in the development and delivery of training, knowledge, consulting and industrial services for the Plastics industry.
To develop and provide high quality technical training and technology services in order to meet the needs of the Plastics Industry.
Goal 1 - To develop the training system comprising of qualified trainers, effective curriculum and advanced teaching materials & aids matching with the required level by the Industry.
Goal 2- Delivering the specialized technical training to produce a competent workforce with technical knowledge and skills.
Goal 3 - Increasing the number of competent applicants and achieve required recruitment rate.
Goal 4 - Enhancing HIPF technical and community services and develop new programs.
Goal 5 - Ensure effective and efficient use of HIPF resources.
HIPF is guided by a set of core values:
We put learner at the center of everything we do.
We aim to build sound and consistent moral & ethical values in our trainees.
We strive for trainee, employee and organizational success through excellent work environment.
We take pride in our success.
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