Malaysian Water Academy

Our Academy Overview


Malaysian Water Academy Sdn Bhd (MyWA) is a wholly own training provider by The Malaysian Water Association (MWA) to fulfill the role of developing human capital for the water and wastewater industry. MyWA is registered under Companies Commission of Malaysia (888975-M) and also a certified training provider by the Human Resource Development Corporation (HRDC).

On April 7th 2010, MyWA was officially launched by the Minister of Energy, Green Technology and Water (KeTTHA). MyWA ensures all of its programs to have high quality, niche, value added and with variations. Therefore, MyWA continuously engages with certified experienced trainers and collaborates with prominent partners that provide facilities for the excellence trainings to fulfill the competency requirements. Generally, MyWA programs can be catered to public audience and also redesign into in-house program depending on the needs of organization.

  • Vision

    MyWA to be a renowned and recognized institution in water & wastewater industry.

  • Mission

    To create a Centre of knowledge and excellence for development of human capital assets and technology enhancement in water and wastewater industry

Our Aims & Objectives

To establish a capacity building hub for all stakeholder of the water and wastewater industry.

  • To provide institutional support for government initiatives towards the development of quality workforce for increasing the global competitiveness and liberalization of the water industry;
  • To provide integrated and accredited education and training for all stakeholders across public and private divide of the water and wastewater sector;
  • To provide strategic platform for collaborative research and innovations between academia and industry, local and foreign experts;
  • To safeguard professionals’ standards of the water and wastewater sector education and training; and
  • To become a one-stop Centre for the sourcing of expertise in the water and wastewater sectors.

Our Core Function

Our Core Function

  • Support MWA as an Industry Lead Body (ILB) for the water industry.
  • Identify & establish industry training needs in water and wastewater sector.
  • Conduct accredited and certified training programs.
  • Establish smart partnership with leading research and development institutions for water and wastewater.
  • Create opportunity for Young Water Professionals to participate and obtain knowledge, experience and skills through various association activities.
  • Provide platform for senior Professional Members to interact and share the knowledge, experience and skills to younger generation.
  • Service as platform for developing knowledge-based workforce.
  • Conduct collaborative research on emerging skill needs in the water industry.
  • Participate in providing assistance to vulnerable communities during disasters via its trained Emergency Relief Squad (ERS).

Products and Services

  • - Technical Training Programs
  • - Generic Training Programs
  • - Seminars & Forums
  • - Publication
  • - Coaching & Consulting

All MyWA programs are BEM and EiMAS CPD Applied

Board of Directors

Board Members of MyWA consist of 3 representatives from Ministry of Environment and Water (KASA) and 3 representatives from The Malaysian Water Association (MWA) High-Committee.

    • Ir. Syed Mohamed Adnan bin Mansor Alhabshi

      [email protected]

      Chairman Board of Directors

      Executive Director

      SMHB Sdn Bhd

    • Mr. Mohamad Hairi bin Basri

      [email protected]

      General Manager, Business Development

      Solidium Sdn Bhd

    • Dr. Ching Thoo a/l Kim

      [email protected]

      Deputy Secretary General (Water and Sewerage Service Sector) 

      Ministry of Environment and Water (KASA)

    • Mr. Shamsul Fahmi bin Mohamad Padzli

      [email protected]

      Executive Director

      Premier Water Services Sdn Bhd 

    • Ir. Ahmad Rozian bin Othman

      [email protected]

      Director General, Sewerage Services Department

      Ministry of Environment and Water (KASA)

Management Team

    • Executive Director of SMHB Sdn. Bhd.

      Ir. Syed Mohamed Adnan bin Mansor Alhabshi

      [email protected] 
    • Chief Executive Officer of Aliran Ihsan Resources Berhad

      Mr. Adam Saffian bin Ghazali, FCA

      [email protected]
    • General Manager, Business Development of Solidium Sdn Bhd

      Mr. Mohamad Hairi bin Basri

      [email protected]

    • Executive Director of Premier Water Services Sdn Bhd

      Mr. Shamsul Fahmi bin Mohamad Padzli

      [email protected]

MyWA Secretariat

Contact Us

Malaysian Water Academy Sdn Bhd (MyWA)

Malaysian Water Academy Sdn Bhd
Third Floor, 24, Jalan Sri Hartamas 8,
Taman Sri Hartamas, 54080 Kuala Lumpur
Contact : +603 6201 1457  |  +603 6201 1562
Fax : +603 6201 1466