In strong alignment with its business commitment to enhancing employees’ skills and promoting their professional growth, Kirby Kuwait inaugurated Kirby – Skill Training And Resources Center (K-STARs Center) on its premises in Mina Abdullah, Kuwait on 25 September 2019.
On this occasion, which gathered over 650 employees, Sheetal Palkar, Senior Manager – Human Resources, introduced the facility, thanking all those who contributed towards its completion. James Minato, Senior General Manager – Kirby MEA also took the time to speak further on Kirby’s commitment to employee development and the company’s strong vision of harnessing and tapping into its employees’ great potential and capabilities. K. S. Shyam, Senior Director – Human Resources also addressed the employees, inviting them to invest in their own training and development and to make the best use of the new center.
The K-STARs Center is an integrated training facility for technical & non-technical training. It has a dedicated facility for skill training in technical categories such as welding and fabrication, as well as a state-of-the-art classroom set up for non-technical training. The Center also provides permanent displays of professional training material covering various operations and functions, which Kirby employees can easily access as a direct resource on Kirby products and processes.