Dr. J. Prebagaran brings with him extensive experience from the corporate world and is now considered amongst the new breed of ‘holistic’ trainers. He has more than 30 years of experience in managing projects and conducting training for international clients. He has conducted Project Management & Leadership training for major organisations in Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei, Maldives, Pakistan, UAE Oman, Bahrain, Tanzania Ghana and Nigeria. He is an Accredited Competency Professional by Institute of Leadership Management (UK) with hands on experience in managing competency development projects for major organisations in Malaysia. He drives learning and development based on a unique combination of expertise gained through various certifications in NLP, Leadership, Management, Training Analysis & Design, 7-Habits of Highly Effective People, Project Management, Risk Management, TQM and Safety.
Dr. J. Prebagaran gained valuable working experience while serving as a Production Supervisor at a MNC, Education Officer of Malaysian Armed Forces, Project Manager in Boustead Naval Shipyard, Head of Marine Technology Academy in Boustead Naval Shipyard and currently the CEO of SMC Professional Centre for Learning & Development. Among the highlights of his career includes leading the Technology Transfer Programme to acquire the capability to conduct operator and maintainer training technology from Scientific Management Associates, Melbourne, Australia to Malaysia for the Royal Malaysian Navy New Generation Patrol Vessel Project. Dr. Praba’s professionalism was highlighted in SMA’s corporate newsletter published in Australia in April 2014. He is also responsible for the successful design and implementation of Professional Diploma in Naval Engineering in collaboration with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) for Royal Navy of Oman. He has successfully conducted various training in Project Management & Leadership for major MNC and government organisations in Malaysia namely Honda (M), Continental, Jabil, Fairchild, Agilent Technologies, Flextronics, Avon Cosmetics, Malaysian Insurance Institute, Malaysia Public Service Department, OSRAM Technologies.