SGS Academy Launches New Worldwide Centre of Excellence in Malaysia
(KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA) - SGS, as the global leader in professional training, launched the SGS Academy in Malaysia on 18 December 2013. SGS Academy Malaysia is a professional training entity directed towards nurturing talent and enabling continuous organisational progression to meet local training and talent development needs.
SGS Academy Malaysia is one of 35 SGS worldwide centres of excellence, offering more than 110 training courses across 18 categories, leading to formal qualifications. It focuses on contributing to continuous improvement strategies by providing an integrated approach to all aspects of quality, health and safety, environmental, and sustainability management systems. SGS Academy’s training empowers the individual, while also recognising and formalising their skills and knowledge through education.
As a fast growing and open economy, Malaysia is faced with the challenge of an ever-increasingly competitive global employability landscape. The creation and continued engagement of a skilled and empowered workforce outlines one foundation in Malaysia’s race towards Vision 2020 to reach fully developed status. Therefore, continuous education is pivotal to ensuring an individual’s ongoing employability in any organisation today.
Recognising the diverse needs of businesses, SGS Academy offers flexible training and development solutions to suit individual and organisational needs, from corporate management training and professional development training programmes to customised training solutions via public or in-house training.
“We draw on our years of worldwide experience to provide effective learning and development opportunities. Through our broad selection of high quality professional training, you can strengthen your workforce and increase your productivity. Our training programmes cover a wide range of topics related to areas such as quality, performance, health and safety as well as accredited training for auditor development,” said Mr. Kam Foo Chi, SGS Academy Training Manager.
“As a leader in the training industry, SGS continues to be a driving source of advancement and innovation for the global training marketplace. The SGS Academy spearheads this advance, by creating a worldwide centre of excellence from where we are able to directly make a difference to individuals, teams and businesses in the pursuit of further excellence,” said Mr. Kenny Looi, General Manager for the Systems & Services Certification division for SGS Malaysia.
The SGS Academy Malaysia is also a recognised training provider listed by Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad (PSMB). Clients will be able to claim training expenditure incurred under the Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF) from PSMB.
To find out more about SGS Academy training courses, visit: SGS Academy.
For more information, please contact:
Kam Foo Chi
SGS Academy Malaysia
t: +603 2095 9200
As the leader in professional training, we draw on our years of worldwide experience to provide effective blended learning and development solutions. Work with a global leader and take your commitment to training to the next level with the SGS Academy.
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognised as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 75,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,500 offices and laboratories around the world.