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Sarawak Skills Development Centre (SSDC)

Established in June 1994, the inception of the Sarawak Skills Development Centre (SSDC) or Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak (PPKS) came to be through the mutual agreement between the state government and relevant local industry experts to realise the shared objective of developing a skillful and competent workforce; a homegrown talent pool that would have the practical and hands-on knowledge in all professional areas.

Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak (PPKS)

Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak (PPKS)

The centre at present, operates from its Main Campus in Kuching, Sarawak and is expanding throughout the state of Sarawak. Today, PPKS has six approved training centres under its establishment, namely PPKS Kuching, PPKS Miri, PPKS Mukah, Sarawak Agricultural Vocational Training Insititute (SAVTI), Sarawak Electrical Industry Training Institute (SEITI) and the Automative Welding Institute of Sarawak (AWISAR).

With more than 300 skilled and competent staff, PPKS have been producing top-notched quality graduates for the last 20 years. The goal is to continue meeting the needs of the industry for skilled talent.

Through a strong backing and support from both the State and Federal governments, PPKS is a non-government organization which is highly passionate to serve the State’s initiatives to churn out highly-competent and skilled workforce towards ensuring an overall vision of growth and upbringing.

Corporate Milestones

  • 40,000 over graduates since 1994
  • More than 23 programmes as 5-Star and 4-Star Rating by Malaysia Skills Department
  • 36 approved courses in skills training and academics.
  • Employability rate of 80% within 1 year upon completion of studies.
  • Strong industries support from PPKS’s Members, comprise 59 members of various industries.
  • Collaboration with international and local learning institutions.
  • Approved training provider for SME Corporation Grant Scheme in Sarawak.
  • 6 training and learning centre statewide.
  • MS ISO 9001:2008 certified training centre.


A Leader for Innovation in Technical Training and Education


Meet Existing and Emerging Needs of Human Capital to Support Industrial Development by Providing Quality Technical Training and Education in-line with National Aspirations

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Jalan Canna, Off Jalan Wan Alwi, Tabuan Jaya, 93350, Kuching, Sarawak, MALAYSIA.

Tel: +6082 364 198
Fax: +6082 364 197