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TOTALENERGIES EP UGANDA LAUNCHES FREE MASSIVE OPEN ONLINE COURSE TO IDENTIFY, TRAIN AND RECRUIT OVER 120 UGANDANS FOR THE TILENGA PROJECT.

Kampala, Uganda, January 10, 2022 – TotalEnergies EP Uganda has today launched a free online program dubbed the Tilenga MOOC (Tilenga Massive Open Online Course) as part of its commitment to National Content Development in Uganda. The program is aimed at identifying, recruiting, training and developing 120 – 150 talented Ugandans to be able to participate in the country’s Oil and Gas sector.

The successful beneficiaries will be trained over the next four years to become production operators, maintenance, and inspection technicians for the Tilenga project. The training will be undertaken in partnership with the Uganda Petroleum Institute Kigumba (UPIK) followed by international training exposure at a TotalEnergies producing site.

Scheduled to start on January 10th, 2022, the Tilenga MOOC will run for 9 weeks. Students have 3 weeks after the platform is launched in which to enrol for the course. Registration will be open from January 10th, 2022 to January 31st, 2022 on www.tilengamooc.com

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