Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak (PPKS)
Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak (PPKS) is an organisation formed under the
Societies Act 1966 in 1994. It was established through the efforts of the Ministry of
Industrial Development Sarawak. Founder members were invited by the then State
Secretary to establish PPKS. At the inaugural meeting, 15 companies were present and
they became the founder members of PPKS.
PPKS works closely with its stakeholders (the Government and Industry) to produce a
qualified and competent workforce through continuous learning and development.
The industry plays a leading role in managing and determining the direction of the
centre through its representatives in the Management Council. PPKS has strong
support from the industry, with more than 65 members from the broad spectrum of
Centre of Excellence in Technology (COET) - since
2017 to conduct Industry 4.0 programmes.
Approved International Accredited Centre by
Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran (JPK) for Diploma
in Computer System.
Winner of Human Resources Development Award
2015 (Training Provider Category) by Ministry of
Human Resources Malaysia.
Main organizer of the World Technical Vocational
Education and Training (TVET) Conference 2015 in
collaboration with the International Vocational
Education and Training Association (IVETA) and the
Sarawak State Government.
Over 54,000 graduates since 1994.
19 programmes with 5-Star and 4-Star Rating from
Department of Skills Development Malaysia (Jabatan
Pembangunan Kemahiran). 36 approved
programmes in skills training and academic
Employability rate of 89% within 6 months after
Strong support from PPKS’s Members, comprising
more than 65 members from various industries.
Collaboration with international and local learning
Conduct Trainee Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
(TAME) Programme in Sarawak.
Approved training provider for SME Corporation
Grant Scheme in Sarawak.
Appointed Private Vocational College by Ministry of