Vocational training and employment are very significant all over the world,in the UAE Federal law 29 was applied in organizations to increase the employment of people of determination, in-addition of the international agreements and contracts the UAE has done as a result of this law. Employing people of determination not only helps improve the society but also increases people of determination’s self-esteem, confidence, and self-sufficiency.

Vocational training has a noteworthy effect on qualifying people of determination and preparing them for future work placement. Vocational training starts from fourteen years old and it extended for a couple of years until the individual has all the skills and abilities that are beneficial for his/her career. The current problem that this program is facing is that the job market doesn’t understand people ofdetermination’s needs especially the females, which may eventually result in unemployment of people of determination even after the vocational training, moreover, there have been small effort from companies to apply law 29 and employ people of determination because the law doesn’t impose or force companies and organizations to employ people of determination.

The association’s services have not just been limited to people with Down syndrome, however, the services have been extended all over the diverse society, additionally the association made sure to raise and spread the social awareness about Down syndrome.

The association was able to give hopes to the families that have been waiting to receive the services. The services that are offered by the association are internationally well known,and certified to be effective. The associationhas been always looking forward to setting high standards andhas futuristic vision to be internationally known.

Through many training programs theassociation has been able to support and encourage people with Down syndrome to be professionally qualified and suitable for the work environment, and also to be productive members in the society and in their families.

The robotics club

As a result of the inclusion plan that combined and trained students in the Applied Technology High school and in the Robotic Program inDubai Center for people of determination; the robotic club was established by the association in 2019. The club purpose is to qualify people of determination and empower them in the field of technology and innovation, which allows and enable them to shine and compete against other schools in national competitions. The training is provided by volunteers from a leading technology company.

Targeted Group:                          

People with Down Syndrome aged 12 and above.

The project objectives

  1. Offering training services for people with Down syndrome in the field of applied technology
  2. Qualifying and training people with Down syndromeinto being creative in building robots, programming and automatic control
  3. Training and teaching the learners about applied technology and artificial intelligence
  4. Include and engage the learners in the national school competitions
  5. Achieving psychological, social and behavioral benefits for people with Down syndrome.

Theassociation has connections with several companies that offersa unique training and qualifying programs to people of determination and these programs continue for more than 6 months, and it contained a lot of jobs and careers such as food preparation, flowers arrangement, cleaning, arranging room and office work etc.

  • Shangri-La hotel – Dubai
  • Swissotel Al Ghurair – Dubai
  • Career qualification – yearly courses

The association offers specialized courses for people of determination such as photography

Vocational Training

Vocational training and employment are very significant all over the world,in the UAE Federal law 29 was applied in organizations to increase the employment of people of determination, in-addition of the international agreements and contracts the UAE has done as a result of this law. Employing people of determination not only helps improve the society but also increases people of determination’s self-esteem, confidence, and self-sufficiency.

Vocational training has a noteworthy effect on qualifying people of determination and preparing them for future work placement. Vocational training starts from fourteen years old and it extended for a couple of years until the individual has all the skills and abilities that are beneficial for his/her career. The current problem that this program is facing is that the job market doesn’t understand people ofdetermination’s needs especially the females, which may eventually result in unemployment of people of determination even after the vocational training, moreover, there have been small effort from companies to apply law 29 and employ people of determination because the law doesn’t impose or force companies and organizations to employ people of determination.

The association’s services have not just been limited to people with Down syndrome, however, the services have been extended all over the diverse society, additionally the association made sure to raise and spread the social awareness about Down syndrome.

The association was able to give hopes to the families that have been waiting to receive the services. The services that are offered by the association are internationally well known,and certified to be effective. The associationhas been always looking forward to setting high standards andhas futuristic vision to be internationally known.

Through many training programs theassociation has been able to support and encourage people with Down syndrome to be professionally qualified and suitable for the work environment, and also to be productive members in the society and in their families.