Bermaz funds contest
ermaz Motor Sdn Bhd will be sponsoring the Asean Skills Competition ( ASC) 2016 with six Mazda3 cars.
Four Mazda3 cars will be used in ASC’s nationwide awareness campaign road show and two units will be used in the competition to assess the skills and aptitude of the finalists.
Bermaz Motor, a wholly- owned subsidiary of Berjaya Auto Bhd, is the exclusive distributor of Mazda vehicles in Malaysia.
The ASC will be held on Sept 23 till 28, 2016 in Malaysia Agro Exposition Park
BSerdang. Besides Malaysia, participants will also come from countries such as Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The competition is held every two years and member countries take turns to host.
Bermaz has always been an advocate of youth’s skills development, especially in meeting the growing demands of the motoring industry.
The Mazda Apprenticeship Programme ( MAP), an automotive skills training pro- gram for school leavers with SPM/ SPV, was set up in 2010.
Graduates from the MAP are awarded with the Malaysia Skill Certificate ( Level 3, K- Worker from Department of Skills Development), Diploma in
the Institute of Motor Industry Awards Limited ( IMIAL- UK) and Mazda Master Level F.
Selected candidates are entitled to full scholarships by Bermaz Motor.
Graduates are employed by Bermaz as technicians in Mazda’s after- sales service centres.
The Miri 3s centre can service up to 30 cars per day.