German Dual Vocational Training


The Malaysian Meister Program Level 1 (MMP Level 1) 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.

The MMP Level 1 program is accredited by both Malaysian and German education systems. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates certificates from the Department of Skills Development (Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran, JPK - Malaysian Skills Certification) based on the National Occupational Skills Standard (NOSS) using the National Dual Training System (NDTS) and Malaysian-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MGCC) (AHK certification).

Program Benefits
  • Free training (Course fee is fully borne by Host Company)
  • Monthly training allowance
  • Recognised qualification and certification from JPK and MGCC (AHK Certification)
  • Opportunity to obtain hand-ons technical application and industrial skills
  • Opportunity to learn from certified and experienced trainers and coaches
  • Opportunity to work with Host Company upon completion of program
Course Objectives
  • To enable employees/fresh school leavers to obtain a recognised Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran (JPK) Skills Diploma and/or Advanced Skills Diploma with a Malaysian-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MGCC) AHK Certification.
  • To ensure consistent supply of outstanding, well-trained, and technically competent employees as the talent pipeline for future business needs.

25% Theoretical/ Classroom Training @ PSDC
75% Practical Industry Training @ Host Company / Workplace

Program Skills Level Duration
MMPL1 Skills Certificate Level 2 to Level 3 18 Months
MMPL1 Advanced Skills Diploma Level 4 to Level 5 24 Months
Study Plans
  1. Fundamental of EE
  2. Bench fitting workshop
  3. Basic pneumatics and hydraulics
  4. Technical Drawing 1
  1. Conventional milling and turning
  2. Electrical machines and instrumentation
  3. Engineering materials
  4. Technical Drawing 2
  5. Project Management 1
  6. Electrical and Electronics Technology 2
  7. Introduction to PLC
  1. Introduction to CNC
  2. PLC Programming
  3. Manufacturing processes
  4. Engineering Design
  5. Project Management 2
  6. Machine Elements (RST)
  1. Automation System Process Improvement
  2. Advanced Control Technology
  3. Robotic System Technology
  4. Engineering Management
  5. Information and Communication Technology
  6. Advanced Hydraulics
Entry Requirements
  • Pass SPM (Must pass Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah)
  • Credit in Mathematics, English, and one Science subject (except Biology)