The Inspection Technology and Quality Assurance National Institute (ITQAN) is a state-of-the-art institute that aims at inspiring passion for excellence, provides world-class training programs, and delivers state-of-the-art human resources development. ITQAN is an independent, not-for-profit training institute. It is the result of a strategic partnership between Saudi Aramco (SA) and the Technical & Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) in accordance with signed agreements.

ITQAN is located in Juaymah. It intends to train and qualify young Saudi’s in order to meet the market needs, contribute to community growth, help reduce unemployment and support the Kingdom’s workforce and nationalization efforts. ITQAN offers inspection training mainly to high school graduates to qualify them to work in the energy sector.

Our Vision

Be the leading training institute in the area of inspection disciplines

Our Mission

Fulfil the Inspection workforce requirements of the kingdom by providing high-quality practice oriented and technology-based training and certifications in various inspection disciplines 

Our Values

What Is Technical Inspection

Technical inspection is considered one of the pillars of work in the energy sector, as it aims to enhance individual and collective safety and is a necessary factor to reduce risks to the work environment and sites. The technical examination also ensures the completion of tasks and works in accordance with the standards and specifications specified for them.

ITQAN Training Programs

Foundation Year

Work towards developing the English language with the aim of completing an external English exam

Inspector Graduate Attributes

The Board of Trustees (The Board)

ITQAN’s Board was formed in November 2014.
The main roles and responsibilities of the Board are:

ITQAN Diploma

Diploma for the Inspection Programs is based on

1st Year - Foundation

For the trainees to be ready for the skill year, they have to complete a number of academic subjects as shown below. The Foundation year duration is 45 Weeks of training (225 days), 6.8 Hrs of training per day.

2nd Year - Diploma

The trainee will be enrolled in one of ITQAN’s six inspection programs. The Skill year duration is 45 Weeks of training (225 days), 6.8 Hrs of training per day.