(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) The Majlis A'Shura, in cooperation with the International Company for Development and Training Kaf?a, began a training course entitled, Modern Methods for Building Files' on Sunday.
The course will train employees of the council in methods of archiving and filing records digitally and is aimed at increasing their efficiency, stated a press release.
The course will also include teaching how to arrange, manage catalogues and utilise a computer to archive records.
The main topics of the course are classification, filing and disposal of files, data and information systems, organisation and classification of documents and instruments, methods and fundamentals for establishing indexes, sorting, analysing and disposing of papers.
Modern techniques for recovering information will also be covered in the course. The programme will also include exercises and practice sessions teaching the processes of electronic filing, disposing and archiving.
The training programme will go on till Thursday.