The Plantation and Agro-based Sector (SPAT) sector was officially established in January 2016. SPAT was created to support the aspirations of the Cooperative Movement and the National Cooperative Policy 2011-2020 which is to promote and enhance earnings of co-operatives involved in the Plantation and Agro-Based sector. SPAT is responsible for managing, coordinating and implementing training, seminars and consultations related to plantation (oil palm) and agro-based activities.
In line with the establishment of the SPAT which is to provide specialized training to cooperative movements involved with the plantation and agro-based sectors. The programmes implemented include short-term courses, Professional Talk, Seminars and consultations related to this field.
In order to achieve the planned courses and to have a great impact on the training given, SPAT has taken the initiative to collaborate with government and private agencies in the plantation and agro-based sectors. This collaboration needs to be done in view of the vast majority of SPATs programmes are technical and skills-based, as well as to improve the quality and effectiveness of the programs implemented. Most SPAT courses are "hands on" which is the direct and theoretical course of practice.
The diversity of programs implemented will enhance the performance and contribution of cooperatives involved in plantation (oil palm) and agro-based activities. In addition, SPAT also provides consultancy services, particularly those related to this area.
For any enquiries please contact the information as below:
Plantation And Agro-Based Sector Cooperative College of Malaysia , 103, Jalan Templer, 46700 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.