The OJT Committee of Information Technology Department of UTAS-Salalah and PACA Salalah conducted a collaborative five days’ online workshops on “Basic Linux Administrator” from February 2nd to February 6th, 2021, 4 to 6 PM through MS Teams. The workshop aimed to provide basic understanding on the GNU/Linux operative system to the students. One of the renounced expert in Linux in the Civil Aviation Authority, Mr. Mohamed Suhail Musallem Gedad (Acting Director of Meteorological Department, was the speaker of the workshop. He demonstrated theories concepts as well as practical application of Linux Administrator. He covered the basics of Linux with example and syntax. The workshop was well participated by around 35 students of the department who have been wishing to learn Linux Administration concept. The workshop concluded in the 5th session with the collection of training feedback and e-certificate distribution.
The event was initiated by Industrial Link Committee of the university (UTAS). The arrangements were done by Dr. Ujjwal Agarwal (OJT Coordinator), with help of Mr. Bernard Ugalde (Chairman of SDC), Mr. Suresh Palarimath (Member of SDC), Mr.Syed Khaja Mohideen (Coordinator of E-Learning) and Mr Wasim Haidar SK (Member of OJT). The event was well hosted under the guidance of Dr. Fatima Al-Shanfari (Head of the Information Technology Department) with the support of college management.