The Trainer graduated with Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Housing, Building & Planning from Universiti Sains Malaysia and holds a Master in Business Administration from University of Portsmouth UK. He is currently pursuing his PhD on Behavioral-Based Safety at Univesiti Sains Malaysia.
He has more than 25 years of working experience in the field of Environment, Health & Safety (EHS), with a number of established multinational companies. He has formerly led/ participated in State EHS Councils/Committees for 12 years.
He is currently a Corporate Senior Safety Program Manager attached to a US Multi-National Corporation (MNC). He has a wealth of experience in environment, health, safety, risk management, business continuity, ethics, controls and compliance. He started as a site EHS Engineer and held various EHS Management roles prior to his last role as the Regional Manager in Risk Management & Compliance. He is a certified Lead Auditor for the OHSAS-18001 Occupational Health & Safety management and ISO-14001 Environmental Management System (EMS).
His vast experience includes presentation of numerous EHS papers in both State, National & International EHS Conferences across Asia Pacific, Europe and the US. In addition, he has also conducted in-house EHS training and audits for various industries and has conducted the SHO Certificate program and other EHS training programs at the National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH).
He has developed many training programs, among which are understanding Malaysian EHS laws & regulations & its impact on your company, behavioural-based safety (BBS), chemical safety, hazard communication, global harmonized system (GHS),setting & managing an effective safety & health committee, developing & executing effective EHS audits & inspections programs, warehouse safety, confined space awareness & rescue, electrical safety, lockout & tag out (LOTO) program, power industrial trucks & forklift safety, office ergonomics, manufacturing, labs & warehouse ergonomics fall protection, ladder safety, risk & control program, ethics & compliance, corporate social responsibility (CSR), business continuity, business recovery & crisis management, emergency preparedness & response, hazardous materials & wastes handling, transportation & storage, noise & hearing conservation program (HCP),ionizing radiation safety, non-ionizing radiation safety, lead safety and respiratory protection.
Organizations that have benefited from his expertise include SONY Electronics in Prai, Klang North Port, Perodua Manufacturing Assembly in Rawang, Modenas Assembly plant in Gurun, TNB Power Generation plant in Penang, Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM), Integrated Device Technology (IDT), Associated Air PAK in Ipoh, DIC Compound in Prai, B Braun Industries Penang, Matsushita Electronics in Teluk Panglima Garang Selangor and UTAR, PJ & UTAR Kampar.