Enhancement in Professional Integrated Communication Program (EPIC) is an English Language course that was initially launched by Quality Assurance Directorate in May 2018 and later by Resource Development Directorate on July 24, 2019. The main aim of this course was to improve the communication skills, a soft skill most required for working personnel of operational workforce. EPIC II is a continuum and an advanced form of EPIC I. This course was designed for the operational cadre of NUMS especially Assistant Managers and equivalent. After initial scrutiny, 22 participants were selected for this course. The program started on July 24, 2019 and was concluded on September 4, 2019.
After the successful completion of the program, Resource Development Directorate organized a certificate distribution ceremony at the NUMS Secretariat Rawalpindi. Pro-VC NUMS Maj Gen (R) Dr. Prof. Muhammad Aslam was the Chief Guest and all the Directors/Head of departments were also invited to attend the ceremony.
The session started with the recitation of a passage from the Holy Quran. Director Resource Development, Mr. Shaikh Muhammad Ali, welcomed the Directors/Head of Departments and participants and Additional Director Resource Development, Ms. Noreen Mirza, the lead resource person of the course gave a detailed presentation about the entire course.
At the end of the session, Provost QA & RD, Prof Mahmood Raza highlighted the importance of the Continuous Professional Development Program. He congratulated the participants upon successful completion of the course and distributed the certificates among them.