The rapid advancement in technology and the complexity of the business world require innovative, effective and professional approaches in managing an organisation. Recognising this need, the leading Selangor property developer, PKNS, has taken the initiative to work with several institutions of higher learning and accreditation bodies to promote lifelong learning. To achieve this objective, PKNS Academy was established in April 2010 as a wholly owned subsidiary of PKNS. In March 2012, it began operating as a private limited company. Today, PKNS Academy serves as a training provider certified by Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad under the Ministry of Human Resources.
The PKNS Academy offers a wide range of services to support the development of human capital in emerging markets. The services include:
- Training & development
- Academic development
- Continuous professional development
- Consulting services
The PKNS Academy aims to become a comprehensive and competent training centre in providing learning programmes for employees for the purpose of nurturing and enhancing human capital development in Malaysia and abroad.
The PKNS Academy will continue to support the excellence and improvement of individuals, organisations and the nation. This will be initiated through effective training, management advice and recognised educational programmes that meet quality standards.
The objectives of the academy are as follows:
- To enhance human development through structured learning;
- To diversify activities towards generating income from learning and consultancy programmes that are in demand from government and private organisations