German Dual Vocational Training

ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The German Dual Vocational Training [GDVT] Program in Mechatronics is designed to upskill the existing technical workforce and school leavers with international-level skills and competencies. Apprentices are trained through a two-pronged approach, where training is conducted at both the workplace and training institutions in actual work conditions under the guidance of competent coaches and classroom trainers.

 

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES
• To enable employees/fresh school leavers to obtain a recognised Malaysian Skills
• Diploma and/or Advanced Diploma with a German Chamber (AHK) accreditation.
• To ensure consistent supply of outstanding, well-trained, and technically competent employees as the talent pipeline for future business needs.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
• Credit in Science, Mathematics and English
• Pass in Bahasa Malaysia

 

PROGRAM STRUCTURE
The GDVT Program consists of both Theoretical/Classroom Training (25%) at the PSDC and Practical Industry Training (75%) at the workplace.

Practical Training (Industry Demand) Classroom Training (Mapped to Industry Demand)

• Cleaning Process
• Censoring System
• Cutting (Electro-Fission/Blade)
• Drawing
• Forming/Punching/Bending
• Grinding
• Heat Treatment (Hardening & Annealing)
• Hydraulic (Pump)
• Leak Testing
• Molding
• Packing & Labeling
• Pneumatic System
• Polishing
• Programmable Logic Control (PLC)
• Robotic Arm System (Electric/Servo/Air/Positioning)
• Supervisory
• Technical Drawing

Competency Unit (In Line with JPK Requirements)
• Technical Drawing
• Quality Control Coordination
• Fundamental of E&E
• Fundamental of Material Science
• CNC Machining Operation
• Control Systems
• Engineering Design
• Project Management
• Final Year Project

PROGRAM CERTIFICATION
The GDVT program is accredited by both Malaysian and German education systems. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will receive certificates from both JPK (NOSS certification) and MGCC (AHK certification).

Program Skills Level Duration Investment Cost*

GDVT Skills Diploma

Level 2 to Level 4

30 months

RM 21,100.00

GDVT Advanced Skills Diploma

Level 5

12 months

RM 6,500.00

Total

42 months

RM 27,600.00

PROGRAM SCHEDULE
Apprentices will undergo their Practical Industry Training on weekdays at their workplace. Theoretical/Classroom Training will be held at the PSDC.

 

PROGRAM BENEFITS
The GDVT program is an industry-oriented training and is conducted at the workplace in actual work conditions under the guidance of competent coaches/trainers. The tuition fee is fully funded by Host Companies. Operators and/or fresh recruits can be skilled and certified while working. With opportunities for career advancement available, this will potentially encourage employee retention and workplace loyalty. Employers will be able to build a team of skilled mechatronic technicians who are highly specialised and well-versed in their company’s technologies. This will not only lead to higher efficiency and productivity, but also lessen companies’ dependence on foreign experts and workers in the long run.

 

INTAKE
May 2017
September 2017

 

TESTIMONIALS
GDVT Apprentices
GDVT Coaches

 

To find out more, contact Surinder Kaur at 04-6437909 (ext 574), surinderkaur@psdc.org.my or Farah (ext 524), farah@psdc.org.my