Central Asian Cellular Forum in collaboration with Universities in Pakistan established a mobile broadband Training & Human Resource Development Center. The center caters for mobile broadband HR requirements for the region.
Due to rapid developments in telecommunications industry and specifically in mobile broadband technologies there is a growing requirement for trained professionals for years to come. The training offered by CACF professional offers training services based on the pattern followed and in collaboration with WWA University, USA and QUALCOMM INC, USA, albeit at a much subsidized fee for the benefit of regional operators and engineers.
CACF has recently signed a strategic agreement with GSMA Capacity Building team to deliver GSMA course content in several countries across the region. The objective of the program is to help policymakers, regulators and other mobile eco-system stakeholders keep pace with the latest industry developments through training courses that highlight examples of policy and regulatory best practice from around the world. Details of the training program can be found on the CACF training services section or GSMA Capacity Building Program web site.
Apart from HR Development Center activities in Islamabad, CACF also conducts training sessions in other countries and has undertaken useful training programs in Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Egypt, Thailand, Morocco, South Africa, Jordon, Indonesia and Tajikistan. It has even worked and assisted in knowledge transfer with some friendly telecom operators and academic institutions in other African and the Middle Eastern countries. Apart from routine training programs open to all telecom professionals, CACF also specializes in offering customized training sessions exclusive for operators, regulators and business professionals.