University of Strathclyde
This is a Joint venture between CERT & University of Strathclyde.
NYIT is the only US University Accredited by MOHESR in Aby Dhabi. There is positive impact on the Image ∓ Goodwill by this association.
For the past 30 years, Grenoble Ecole de Management* (GEM) has developed its role in France and abroad as a leader among French business schools. We have helped shape the future of business around the world through our expertise in technology and innovation..

Grenoble Ecole de Management is one of the few business schools (1% of schools worldwide) to possess the three accreditations that distinguish the leading international business schools: EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System), AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) andAMBA (The Association of MBAs).

These three accreditations are international recognitions of the quality of the organization, its programs and the degrees it delivers.

They provide an independent assessment of the quality of the School's organizational processes, ensuring that the content and quality of the programs delivered satisfy established international standards.
Karwa Integrated Solutions & Services LLC, Qatar
This is a Joint venture between CERT Telematics and Transport company of Qatar “Mowasalat”. There are around 2,300 taxi meter installed and running in Qatar which is managed by CERT Telematics.
Honeywell Process Automation Colleges, located throughout the world, conduct training and produce documentation and on-line help for Honeywell\\\'s industrial automatic control systems. The CERT /Honeywell PAC-ME in Abu Dhabi provides training and product support for users of Honeywell equipment throughout the region. Additionally, CERT and Honeywell are working to provide training opportunities to HCT students and graduates, new supervisors and managers within the oil and gas industry to the concepts of industrial measurement and control through technical courses, consultancy, and training and information seminars.

Automation College, Honeywell Middle East Limited
CERT Complex Q Block
P.O. Box 45595
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Tel: 971-2-443 2119
Fax: 971-2-443 2536
Founded in 1951 the American-Mideast Educational and Training Services, Inc. (AMIDEAST) is a private, nonprofit organization for promoting understanding and cooperation between the people of the US and the Middle East through education, information and development assistance. CERT and AMIDEAST also offer a range of management programs and seminars targeted, delivered by well known professionals in their fields. Another primary focus of the operation is to provide an education and training resource capable of tapping into North American education through Career and Academic Counseling, Application and Testing for US Colleges and Universities, Computerized Testing: TOEFL, GRE and GMAT, Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) and others. This is achieved through Prometrics, a part of The Thomson Corporation the global leader in technology-enabled testing and assessment services for information technology certification, academic admissions, and professional licensure and certifications.
Ministry of Interior

The establishment of the UAE on the 2nd of December 1971 has expressed the people's will to achieve unity, prosperity, and progress as well as endeavor to get strength and dignity. Also the unification of security in the country has come as a real expression of the unity of the UAE territory and people.

The setting of the Ministry of Interior came immediately thereafter as it was considered one of the essential federal authorities where the full integration of police and security systems is still one of its vital and important targets.

Abu Dhabi Tawteen Council
Abu Dhabi Tawteen Council (ADTC) is a government entity that was established in December 2005 to deliver upon the vision of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, Ruler of Abu Dhabi, to achieve full utilization of Emirati human capital potential in the service of Abu Dhab's social and economic development.
Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace and Space, Defence, Security and Transportation markets. With 68,000 employees in 50 countries including 25,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design, develop and deploy equipment, systems and services that meet the most complex security requirements. Thales has an exceptional international footprint, with operations around the world working with customers as local partners.
In 1999, HCT/CERT and THALES have set up a joint venture in Abu Dhabi: CERT Thales Institute (CTI), a technical training institute also located at CERT Technology Park. Since its creation, CTI has trained several hundreds of UAE and GCC professionals originating mainly from customer organizations such as Armed Forces, Police.
British Business Group
The British Business Group plays an important role in assisting British business both in Abu Dhabi and wherever it can in the UK. Its Chairman and Committee are delighted to provide information to Members and others on all aspects of business here. Importantly, too, the Group provides a networking environment which can help new arrivals and longer-standing residents alike to make new contacts and to further assimilate in the exciting and vibrant community of Abu Dhabi.
CERT Corporate Training Centre
CERT Corporate Training & Assessment Centre
The corporate training and assessment center provides numerous services for the government and private sector to assist in developing their employee skills for a more productive and skilled work force. Formally established in 2007 CERT has been providing many different types of trainings and assessments for the past 8 years.
The center is divided into 3 main departments: Assessment Centre, IT Certifications Centre, and Training Centre Assessment Centre Services
  • Prometric Center - providing both High Stake and regular computer based exams mainly TOEFL, CBP, SII, and many IT qualifications like CIW, Microsoft bouquet, Medical licensing exams and others
  • Psychometric Center - provides several psychometric exams and reporting on them
  • Pre-Hire Employee Assessments - provides a range of assessments and reporting to government institutions for new employees on basic competencies needed for the respective institutions. Among these are Basic IT, English Language, Arabic Language, Psychoemtrics, Accounting, Marketing, Management, HR, and some other customized assessments. All reports provided are customized to fit the institutions competency needs

IT Certifications Centre

  • ICDL Certification - provides training and assessment for ICDL and Advanced ICDL. CERT ICDL center was the first established in UAE and has trained more than 10,000 candidates in the past 8 years.
  • IC3 Certification - provides training and assessment for IC3. Started in 2007
  • MCAS Certification - provides training and certification for Advanced Office Certifications and MS-Project
  • CIW - We are an approved CIW training and assessment center

Training Centre (

The training center offers trainings in different disciplines. Some are international professional benchmarked and others are HCT benchmarked.

  • Securities and Investment Institute (SII) ATP - provides international benchmarked services for the financial sector
  • Certified Business Professional (CBP) ATP - provides international benchmarked services in several business related qualifications
  • London Chamber of Commerce Institute Qualifications (LCCI) ATP - provides international benchmarked services in secretarial, accounting, book keeping and business management qualifications
  • English for Special Purposes (ESP) center - provides several trainings in ESP
  • Health Training
  • Jointly with CERT Health Services the center can provide training in:
    • Disaster Management
    • First Aid & CPR
    • Infection Control
    • GCC approved licensing exams
    • Nursing
    • AHA BLS
  • HCT Benchmarked Short Training Center provides a whole range of topics in thecategories:
    • Personal Soft Skills مهارات شخصية متنوعة
    • Leadership - القيادة
    • Administration and Management - الإدارة
    • Strategy - الأستراتيجية
    • Organizations and business specific skills - مهارات تخص المؤسسة
    • Quality, Technical and Statistical - مواضيع الجودة و فنية و إحصائية
    • Financial - مواضيع مالية
    • Human Resources - الموارد البشرية
    • Security and Police related topics - مواضيع ذو طابع أمني
    • Protocol & Etiquette
CERTPOINT is a privately held global corporatation with worldwide offices in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. CERTPOINT was founded over 12 years ago by Constantin and Ara Ohanian, father and son, to help large corporations transform business critical knowledge into measurable results.
CERTPOINT's philosophy is rooted in managed growth, proactive responsiveness, quality, and innovation. Above all, we serve our customers though passionate partnerships.
The Centre for Supercomputing features the first IBM Blue Gene/ L Supercomputer in South Asia, Middle East and North Africa. Today the Blue Gene ranks as the number one fastest supercomputer on the TOP500 list, producing 5.7 Teraflops of supercomputing power, and holds 19 of the top 100 positions. Users can process workloads at teraflop level (trillions of calculations per second); the Blue Gene at CERT is the fastest in the Middle East, South Asia and North Africa region and it is the only Blue Gene between Switzerland and Japan.
The type of organizations which take advantage of the unsurpassed performance and computing power of Blue Gene including corporations in the Oil & Gas and energy sectors, and those operating in Life Sciences, Financial Services, Electronics, Automotive and Digital Media. The CERT Centre for Supercomputing works on an ONDEMAND Environment, and access is provided to research organizations, universities and private and public sector organizations
General Electric
GE provides grants and invest in initiatives that work to solve some of the world's most difficult problems. In coordination with our partners, we support U.S. and international education, the environment, public policy, human rights, disaster relief and community success around the globe.
GE also supports employee and retiree giving and involvement in GE communities through employee programs such as the GE Foundation Matching Gifts Program.
IBM and HCT/CERT have agreed to cooperate in establishing the ThinkPad University, a comprehensive IBM program to deploy the latest in mobile computing technology, the e-business Academy, an IBM software initiative under which IBM makes course materials, e-business software and training available for the development e-business courses and the Linux University, an IBM program to develop courses in the Linux operating system alternative.
ICDL Centre
CERT, in collaboration with ADWEA, the Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority, pioneered and launched ICDL programs in the UAE. ICDL, which stands for International Computer Driving License is an internationally accepted competency based certification that verifies computer knowledge and practical computing skills through one theoretical test and 6 practical tests in the field of Information Technology and PC applications.
Prometric Services
Prometric is a wholly-owned subsidiary of ETS and a recognized global leader in technology-enabled testing and assessment services. Its comprehensive suite of services, including test development, test delivery and data management capabilities, allows clients to develop and launch global testing programs as well as accurately measure program results and data. Prometric reliably delivers and administers tests on behalf of 450 clients in the academic, professional, healthcare, government, corporate and information technology markets. It delivers tests flexibly via the Web or by utilizing a robust test center network in 135 countries.