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Malaysia - Second Industrial Training Project (English)

The project would assist the Government to complete the long-term investment program in technician and skilled worker training started under the first Industrial Training Project (Loan 2145-MA). It is designed to: (a) increase the supply of technicians and skilled workers; (b) further improve the quality of training and strengthen management of training; and (c) improve manpower development planning. It would provide for: (i) construction and equipping of three polytechnics, at Kota Bharu, Kuching and Port Dickson, with a total enrollment of 4500 and a planned annual output of about 2200 technicians. Within this component, the project would further finance introduction of new training courses to meet industrial needs; training for polytechnic staff; and strengthening of management. In addition, the project would include; (ii) construction and equipping of two industrial training institutes, at Alor Setar and Kota Bharu, with a total training capacity of about 1000 places (at any time) and a planned annual output of about 1300 skilled workers. This component would further involve the introduction of new training programs to meet industrial needs; training for industrial training institute staff; and strengthening of management; and (iii) improvement in manpower development.


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    Malaysia - Second Industrial Training Project

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Malaysia - Second Industrial Training Project (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.