About the academy

Based on its awareness of the importance of training and the development of its human resources, The Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC)  started a training center for the employees of the institution in Jubail and Jeddah in 1982. Since then the process of training in the institution and the development of its resources began to keep pace with the latest methods, systems and training methodologies in the field of desalination industry, and the Giving and growth in this aspect has been going on for 40 years. All these years and efforts are followed by quality distinguished outcomes, that serves inside and outside the institution in the private and public sector.

In the year 2010-2011, the center began providing training services to employees of other sectors from outside the institution after the approval of the institution’s board of directors on the investment operation of the center, within the framework of the commercial transformation project for the center’s work, as it attracted many clients in the government and private sectors, from inside and outside the Kingdom.

In the year 2019, the name was changed from the training center to the “Saudi Water Academy”, and the visual identity was developed for it to open wider horizons of training, upgrade training services, spread globally and disseminate knowledge according to an ambitious vision aimed at enhancing the sustainability of water production. The academy aspires to provide an integrated educational and training experience. In line with the modern learning methodologies and techniques, which are compatible with the current targets, requirements and training needs of the labor market, with the aim of upgrading and taking care of the human resource and preparing it for the labor market as one of the most important goals of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030.

Facilities of Saudi Water Academy

Saudi Water Academy has three buildings its own buildings with a number of educational halls that provide an educational and interactive environment for training activities. 


Green Hall Auditorium with a capacity 700 seats

Training Process Simulators

3 Training Process Simulators

3D Workshops Printmaking

Equipped with the latest technology


with a capacity 400 trainees

Center Education Language English 

Class Rooms

20 Class room each with a capacity 20 seats

Multi-purpose training rooms

5 Multi-purpose training rooms each capacity 70 seats

Multi-purpose Training Workshops

15 Multi-purpose Training Workshops


with a capacity 200 seats

Examination Center


National Center for E-Learning Certificate 



International Association for Continuing Education and Training Certificate


European Institutional Excellence Certificate


Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award


British Curriculum Accreditation Certificate


Reverse Osmosis Test Accreditation License - ISTD

International Association for the Licensing of Artificial Intelligence License

Providing IELTS courses and tests services License

Chartered Institute for Environment and Water Management License 

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