JPK (M’sian Dept. of Skills Development) Courses

Malaysian  Skills  Certificate / Diploma courses     ( SKM / DKM ).

Our Accreditted centre, Silicon Skilltech Centre Sdn. Bhd offers skills Certificate / Diploma(SKM/DKM) courses under the Jabatan Kemahiran Malaysia (Department of Skills Development of the Ministry of Human Resources). The courses are offered in the fields of Mechatronics, Industrial Electronics, Electrical and Information Technology(IT). Please refer to the Brochure for further details.

All Malaysian school leavers with PMR/SPM, aged between 15 to 35 tahun and able to speak and write in Malay or English are eligible for entry.

SKM/ DKM Courses Offered

Starting from Level 1

  • Industrial Electronics

  • Electrical

Starting from Level 2

  • Mechatronics

  • Information System(IT)

Why study SKM/ DKM Courses?

An opportunity for all school leavers whose passion and interests are inclined to do practical, technical, engineering or skill based jobs to attain an academically equivalent technical, engineering or other skill based qualifications through SKM/DKM courses leading right up to Bachelor Kemahiran Malaysia (Level 6).

Like many advanced countries which recognize practical skills and talents at the worksite, Malaysian Government under its Human Resourses Ministry set-up a Department of Skills to design courses and curiculum relevant to the industrial and commercial sector.

Irrespecive of their academic performance, there’s always an opportunity for the school leavers besides pursuing an academic pathway to higher education qualification from certificate to PhD levels, SPM qualification holders or youths aged 16 and above can study other forms of tertiary education which include skills training.

The courses are structured into different levels at shown the flow chart as below. The certificate levels(SKM) 1, 2 and 3 are of the duration 6 months, 6 months and 12 months respectively. The level 4 is a Diploma  Kemahiran Malaysia(DKM) and it’s a 1 year duration.

The level 5 and level 6 are Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia(Malaysian Advance Skills Diploma).The skills training programmes leads to skill based qualifications. The award of skill qualifications is under the jurisdiction of the Department of Skills Development, the Ministry of Human Resources.

Financial Aids / Government(PTPK) Study Loans.

Students pursuing the courses(SKM/DKM) could take the Malaysian Government study loan from TPK(Tabung Pembangunan Kemahiran). Students will also get RM 300 monthly allowance for the entire duration of the course.

Learning Outcome

Skills certification is recognized by the industries in Malaysia and other parts of the world. Malaysian Skills Certification provides a career path and personal development comparable to exciting career path based on academic qualifications. Malaysian Skills Qualifications are able to produce skilled workers who are trained and are qualified to improve the competitiveness of local industries in the world market.


Malaysian Skills Certificate

Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia(SKM) Level – 1,2 and 3.

Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia(DKM) – Level 4.

Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia(DLKM) – Level 5.

Ijazah Kemahiran Malaysia – Level 6.

Career Prospects

Graduates of SKM/DKM are highly in demand in a wide variety of industries as well as the commercial sector. Graduates can be employed as technical specialist/engineer, automation technician/engineer, equipment technician/engineer, maintenance technician/engineer, production technician/engineer, quality/reliability technician/engineer and etc.