Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera is an initiative under the Bumiputera Economic Transformation Direction which was launched under the Economic Planning Unit, the Prime Minister’s Department, which focuses on strengthening the universal and continuous development of Bumiputera capabilities. One of the mandates entrusted to the Foundation includes improving the quality, quantity and effectiveness of Bumiputera talents in line with the Government’s efforts in upgrading Malaysia towards a high-income nation through academic education, professional and vocational certification.
Program Peneraju Skil Iltizam is conducted to provide second chances or opportunities to drop-outs (primary / secondary / college) or 17-23 year-olds with an interest oriented towards vocational / technical skills as opposed to academics. The program encompasses certification in industries where candidates will acquire skills that are relevant to industrial demands and job opportunities. There are various programmes offered under Program Peneraju Skil Iltizam which include the oil and gas industry, tourism, ports, shipping and so on.
School drop-outs (primary / secondary / college) or 17-23 year-olds with an interest oriented towards vocational / technical skills