CEO Message

سعادة محمد غياث

CEO Message

Since its inception in 1996, The Centre of Excellence for Applied Research and Training (CERT), the commercial & training arm of the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT), the largest higher education institution in the United Arab Emirates, maintained a leading position in the sphere of human capital development, earning a reputation as a reliable and skillful education and training partner.

Our unique and distinctive position at the intersection of industry, government, and academia equips us with the capability to design innovative programs that keep pace with the latest developments in a variety of specialized fields. Additionally, it enhances employment opportunities for the national workforce by bridging skills gaps effectively and sustainably.

Our national skills development programs illustrate the ideal synergy of innovative training methodologies and outcome-driven results. We are committed to fostering success and professional advancement by providing a comprehensive training experience that includes practical skills training, tailored to labor market requirements.

In association with its subsidiaries, CERT specializes in smart technology solutions and telematics services and has remained at the forefront of the technology sector as an industry leader and pioneer. As we plan ahead, we envision CERT playing a substantial role in shaping and contributing to the digital economy and leading the field in groundbreaking innovations that support our clients in strategic sectors such as transportation, energy, aviation, healthcare, and e-government. Our commitment is not just to adapt to the evolving digital landscape but to drive it forward for the benefit of our clients and the broader economy.

Mohammed Gheyath
Chief Executive Officer