PAF’s IT Academy exists to strengthen the role that Information Systems play in PAF routine operations. Together, with Arcana Info, a prominent IT consulting, outsourcing & service integration company, partnering with global IT leaders, PAF’s IT Academy aims to play a pivotal role in adding value to the knowledge economy of the country by launching a cutting-edge technical facility.
An agreement to launch Pakistan’s first, state of the art IT facility has been signed between IT Academy, PAF and Arcana Info as ‘Centre of Excellent for IT –CoE-IT’.
CoE-IT will consist of an advanced training centre available for corporate, public and private usage. It is accredited by TEVTA (Punjab) and PBTE (Lahore). The Centre will include modern classrooms for training and will offer professional training, certifications and high-end technology courses.
Furthermore, CoE-IT envisions to form an affiliation with various International bodies for regulations, standards and compliance to bridge the gap between local industry and organizations for the standardization and access to international certifications and memberships locally.
CoE-IT will also comprise of a POC and Demo Centre allowing enterprises and entrepreneurs to test run technology products before purchase. An incubation center will also be created to facilitate smart businesses of tomorrow and a cutting-edge research and Development center will be added to ensure CoE-IT’s commitment towards technological advancement.