Rabdan Academy is a unique world-class institution that offers multi-agency training in the areas of safety, security, defense, emergency preparedness and crisis management (SSDEC), across the entire education and training spectrum, from vocational training to postgraduate programs to ensure a highly specialized, multi-disciplinary, coherent, robust and sustainable national capability.
Rabdan Academy was officially established under Law No. 7 for 2013, issued by UAE President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan in his capacity as Ruler of Abu Dhabi.
The Academy is the first in UAE to provide learning in a dual approach, combining academic and vocational education in one place whilst recognizing prior learning and experience whilst recognizing prior learning and experience and providing accredited and transferable credit from course to course and job to job.
The Academy adapt best international standards for the design and delivery of training and educational programs and specialized scientific research in SSDEC Domains, with a view to providing a unified, coordinated and sustainable approach to enhance the readiness and resilience of individuals and organizations in United Arab Emirates.