In support of the on-going Campaign for Electricity Conservation in the Sultanate ,students from Civil and Architecture Section of SCT-Engineering Department actively participated in the workshop which was held on October 4,2018 sponsored by Dakkah Engineering Services Company and NAMA Company.
The workshop was conducted by two young Architects Hanan Mohamed AL-Kasbi and Afifa Ali AL-Dhuhli; they introduced activities and exercises that made the students experience new atmosphere of learning. There was an interesting discussion on Sustainable Building Design and Energy Conservation in Buildings creating integrated sustainable strategy using solar panels.
While engaging the students on the use of Autodesk Revit Architecture, the trainers emphasized the importance of constant practice in using this software or any other software to improve their skills and to keep up with the fast paced changes in technology.
Students gave positive feedback of the training and suggested to have more workshops in the future where speakers use Arabic as a medium in the lectures and practical activities.
The workshop ended with the sponsors distributing attendance certificates to all participants, and as a token of gratitude, the trainers were given simple memento.
Gratitude was also extended to HoD - Engineering Department, HoS-Civil & Architectural Section, Architectural staff and Student Development committee for their kind support that made the event a success.