Individual Development Platform

  • Details
  • How It Works
  • Terms and Conditions
  • FAQ's

The launch of the Individual Development Platform through Tamkeen’s portal serves as a centralized hub for all of Tamkeen’s training initiatives offered to Bahraini individuals including students, employees, and job seekers.

This platform aims to enhance the competitiveness of Bahrainis by boosting their skills in line with the needs of the labour market, to achieve one of the most prominent goals of the Kingdom, which is positioning Bahrainis as the first choice for employment.

The Platforms offers two services:

  • Individual Development Support
  • Human Capital Support for Enterprises

1. Individual Development Support


This support will provide students and job seekers with value-added training opportunities in the following areas:

 

Students:

  • Professional certifications
  • Youth training programs

Job seekers:

  • Professional certifications
  • Licenses/Regulatory requirements
  • Apprenticeships
  • Internships
  • Train & Place

 Employees (Applying Individually)

  • Professional certifications


2. Human Capital Support

This support will provide enterprises with an opportunity to enhance the skills of their human capital in the flowing areas:


Employees:

  • Professional certifications
  • International accredited courses
  • Technical training
  • Licenses/Regulatory requirements

 

Entrepreneurs:

  • Professional certifications
  • International accredited courses
  • Technical training

 

You can apply to any of the programs listed on Tamkeen’s website, provided that it is related to the applicant’s academic or professional background (whether they’re students, job seekers, employees, or employers). Please note that the final decision will be taken based on the accreditation of the course.

Application criteria:

  • Bahraini students and job seekers
  • Bahraini employees
  • Bahraini employers and business owners

Application process

Individually Driven (Students, Jobseekers, Employees) - For individuals who are applying on their own, this includes employees who wish to obtain training support:

 

Step 1: Create and activate an Individual Account through Tamkeen's portal.

Step 2: Create an Individual Profile through Tamkeen’s portal.

Step 3: Fill and submit the Training Support Program online application form through Tamkeen’s portal.

 

Enterprise Driven (Employees and Entrepreneurs) - For individuals who are applying through their enterprise:

 

Step 1: Enterprise must create and activate an account through Tamkeen's portal.

Step 2: Create and activate an Individual Account through Tamkeen's portal.

Step 3: Create an Individual Profile through Tamkeen’s portal.

Step 4: Enterprise must submit an Enterprise application, job role application and employee application through Tamkeen’s portal.

Step 5: Enterprise must submit the Training Support Program online application form through Tamkeen’s portal.

The required documents:

  • ID/Smart Card
  • Highest educational qualification
  • Acceptance letter from the training provider
  • Quotation/invoice from the training provider
  • Salary slip (for those employed)
  • Detailed Job description (for those employed)

Eligibility Criteria:

Bahraini individuals who meet the following requirements:

  • Age should be 16 years or older.
  • Meet the entry requirements of your selected qualification.
  • Select a qualification which matches your educational background or profession
  • Be enrolled into the qualification program. However, you must not have completed the final assessment or exam.

Reimbursements:

The individual, training provider or the enterprise can submit a payment request via the portal after the successful completion of the program.

 

Support amount:

Tamkeen’s support for students and job seekers will be 100% (of the certificate cap) upon successful completion. Tamkeen’s support for employees and entrepreneurs will be 50% (of the certificate cap) upon successful completion.

 

1.Who can apply for the Training Support Program?
2.Can all employed individuals apply?
3.How do I apply?
4.What is the eligibility criteria that I must meet to apply for the program?
5.What type of certificate can I apply for?
6.What type of financial support does the program provide?
7.Can an individual be enrolled in multiple courses at the same time?
8.What are the required documents?
9.What if the certificate that I wish to apply for is not listed on Tamkeen’s website?
10.How will I know if my application has been accepted or rejected?
11.How can I check on the progress of my application?
12.What if I do not “confirm” my application online?
13.What are the costs the program will cover?
14.What if I wanted to withdraw my application?
15.What if I failed my final exam or assessment?
16.What if I want to postpone my exam?
17.How and when will payments/reimbursements be made?
18.What is the Training Support Cap?
19.What if the proposed date of my final assessment/exam in my application elapsed and I did not submit my results to Tamkeen?