The National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) has announced the launch of its virtual internship program, e-Evolve, an extension of its current “Evolve” program. From 1st In August, the program will welcome weekly registrations of school and university students aged 15 to 24 on the BNB’s virtual training platform which will be shared once the students have registered.
In an effort to extend its internship experience to a wider segment of its community, the 5-week program will accommodate up to 750 students per session and is offered to the general public free of charge and without any restrictions. The BNB will present the program offers for the week via social media platforms and the bank’s website before each new session allowing electronic registration of future participants.
e-Evolve is designed to provide participants with an overview of potential careers in the financial sector and will include 8 elements such as: Financial Literacy Awareness, Professional Skills Awareness, Organization of Banking Divisions and Areas of Responsibility Webinars, Sign Language, first aid, FinTech element awareness, communication skills training and employability readiness.
Commenting on the program, mohamed matar, Senior Human Resources Manager at NBB, said, “We are pleased to continuously provide our emerging youth with growth and educational opportunities to hone and develop their talents. With e-Evolve, we offer a variety of participating students the opportunity to benefit from virtual awareness and training sessions aimed at improving their knowledge and preparing them for future career opportunities. The Bank is committed to investing in its community and creating a generation of successful industry leaders.
The e-Evolve internship program is part of NBB’s ongoing efforts to prepare future generations to become successful leaders, as well as its commitment to growing the Kingdom and its community.