Tuesday, 19 September 2023, Penang – CASUGOL together with DISTED College, Penang, Malaysia, a Platinum Academic Partner of CASUGOL established the 1st CASUGOL – DISTED Training Centre in Penang with an aim to foster the next generation of Digital talents in Malaysia.

CASUGOL, a leading international certification body offering programs in digital transformation, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Science, Cyber Security, and emerging technologies, and DISTED College, one of Penang’s premier and oldest institutions of higher learning, are pleased to announce a ground-breaking partnership aimed at revolutionising and elevating Malaysia’s digital workforce and nurture the next generation of digital talents in Malaysia.

The demand for highly skilled professionals in areas such as Digital Transformation, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Analytics, Cyber Security, and Digital Marketing is unprecedented. Recognizing the urgency to meet this demand, CASUGOL and DISTED College have joined forces to establish a state-of-the-art Training Centre dedicated to empowering Malaysians with the knowledge and skills required to excel in the digital age.

Participants will have the opportunity to experience first-hand how these advanced technologies are being applied in the real world through immersive, practical hands-on exercises right from the start. CASUGOL Certification Programs are regularly attended by international participants from the USA Army, KWAP Malaysia, LTAT, Petronas, government agencies, and multi-national companies worldwide to name a few, providing participants with the opportunity to gain valuable and pragmatic lessons worldwide.

Key highlights of the CASUGOL-DISTED Training Centre partnership:

  1. Cutting-Edge Training and Certification Programs: The CASUGOL-DISTED Training Centre will offer a wide array of specialized training programs and certifications, meticulously designed to address the digital skills gap in Malaysia. These programs will encompass the latest technologies, industry best practices, and hands-on practical training.
  2. Industry-Aligned Curriculum: The curriculum at the Training Centre will be continuously updated every 3 months to reflect the latest industry trends and demands, ensuring that students and working professionals receive the most relevant and up-to-date education in digital technologies.
  3. Internationally Recognized Certifications: Participants in CASUGOL Certification Programs will have the opportunity to be awarded recognized certifications enhancing their employability and career prospects both within Malaysia and internationally.
  4. Cutting-Edge Facilities: The CASUGOL-DISTED Training Centre will provide state-of-the-art facilities for training, including access to modern computing facilities, digital resources, and a team of experienced industry experts.
  5. Customized Corporate Training: CASUGOL-DISTED Training Centre will offer tailored digital training solutions to local businesses and organizations, contributing to the enhancement of digital literacy and the overall digital maturity of businesses in Malaysia.



CASUGOL is an international certification body based in Singapore offering a wide range of professional and certification training designed by subject matter / industry experts across the world. Programs are currently offered in 38 Countries and are based on the latest and future trends and industry demand. Our participants are largely made up of Government Agencies, Statutory Boards, MNCs, and Education Institutes across the region. More than 54,000 professionals internationally have benefitted from the CASUGOL learning system since its inception in 2016.

Website: www.casugol.com