Pelita Akademi was founded on the 16th of February 1998, since then, we have been actively engage maritime industry by providing education & training to our clients. For the last 2 decades, we have trained over 50,000 trainees locally & internationally. We are accredited by Jabatan Laut Malaysia under the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification, and Watch-keeping for Seafarers (STCW) and Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran for Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM), under the Ministry of Human Resources. We are certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV) for ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System.
in STCW Program
seafarers have been successfully trained
Offering innovative training delivery and remain relevant to the industry.
Upgrade the level of competency anywhere in the world
More than training and education, we manoeuvre the possibility
Consistently producing high impact seafarers
Satisfied with the facilities provided in terms of teaching staff and also in terms of facilities .. very and satisfactory
Good training centre. No hassle cool staff nice facilities
Best place ever...i hope in future more stcw courses can be included
Excellent place for STCW course with free accomodation
Established on 16 February 1998 by a former ALAM graduate, Mr. Baharom Mohd Taha, a co-founder and director of the first registered private maritime education and training in Malaysia.
2 decades and counting, Pelita Akademi stands strong at a strategic location in Batang Kali, Selangor. The geographical advantage allowed our clients to have an easy accessibility from different states from East, West, North and South of peninsular Malaysia.
In 2003, we rapidly expand our operation with the opening of Sabah and Sarawak branches.
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In 2021, we received an accreditation from Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran for Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia.
We are recognized by Yayasan Pahang State Foundation for the Technical, Vocational Education, and Training (TVET) program.
Today, our programs are not only limited towards existing seafarers, but also towards freshman, especially school leavers.
Founded on 1998
Basic Training Class
Expanded to Sabah & Sarawak Branches
Our Sarawak Branch campus
Our First Training Complex
Main Campus in Batang Kali
Accredited by Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran
25th Anniversary Pelita Akademi
1998 - 2008
2009 - 2014
2015 - 2021
2022 - Present
To be reputable maritime academy in Southeast Asia
To provide the best services and to nurture a competent human capital
It’s our core business practice.
Strong ethics is our priority.
Accepting responsibility for our actions.
Creating a great customer experience by staying true.
A culture of humility and continuous learning is our bedrock principle.
Judged by craftsmanship of our services; highest standards must be maintained.