Human Resource Development (HRD) is the Institute's top priority and constitutes a major part of our activities. PTIT serves as an industry human resource development center. The Institute provides and arranges a variety of training, including
In addition, the Institute has been working with selected academic institutes and laboratories to facilitate the development of Centers of Excellence on specialized subjects to meet the industry's requirements for human resource development and technical support, as well as research and development activities.
Moreover, PTIT coordinates with all relevant parties on the development of HRD management system and practices, such as a competency database to ensure continuous improvement of the industry's human resource development.
As for long-term HRD programs, in 1996, PTIT had established five categories of "PTIT Awards" to recognize distinguished executives, professors, lecturers and laboratory instructors for their dedication and contribution in the petroleum, petrochemical and related fields.