UUM, Sintok: A total of 37 participants from Welfare Department of Malaysia (JKM) is participating the Social Work Practise Executive Certificate Programme (SPEC) 2017 at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) which is being held from 5 to 18 March 2017.
SPEC Programme aims to help in improving the skills and self-confidence of participants in carrying out many daily tasks that directly involved with the intervention process. Participants will be awarded the Executive Certificate in a special ceremony after the completion of the two weeks course.
According to one of the participants from PKMB Kinta, Mr Mohamad Afindi Bin Md Rashid, he hopes to gain and learn a lot of new input to be practiced in his workplace.
"Besides that, this course would indirectly help me in terms of the security of the prisoners and the buildings," he said.
This programme is organised by Executive Education & Professional Development (EEPD), Awang Had Salleh Graduate School in collaboration with the School of Applied Psychology, Social Work & Policy (SAPSP), UUM CAS.