The Technical Higher Institute for Engineering and Petroleum (THIEP) is a unit of HAJR Technical Education and Training, an educational company specializing in technical training and education for the last two decades. Based in Saudi Arabia, HAJR consists of five other schools focused on health sciences, language, information technology, and parallel trainings. The institute is one of the pioneer institutes in the Kingdom offering technical and vocational programs namely Surveying Technology, Mechanical Inspection and Non Destructive Testing, Civil Technology, and Oil and Gas Exploration. It also offers technical short courses in Civil Engineering, Mechanical and Electrical Inspections and Soft Skills. THIEP is operating under the supervision of the Technical and Vocational Training Corporate (TVTC), a government organization aimed at developing the national human resources through appropriate training in order to meet the needs of the local labor market and industries.