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Department of Environment

Course on Certified Environmental Professional In Scrubber Operation (CePSO)

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One of the main air pollution control systems widely used in the industries in Malaysia for the control of gaseous pollutants is scrubbers. To ensure proper operation and continued optimal performance, scrubbers need to be operated or supervised by competent persons.

The Environment Institute of Malaysia (EiMAS) has introduced a hands on training program to certify your operators and supervisors as competent persons to supervise the operation of scrubbers.

Through this certification program, your operators and supervisors will be trained to conduct performance monitoring as outlined in the Guidance Document on Performance Monitoring issued by the Department of Environment (DOE).

 Entry Requirement

Candidate must possess a:

  1. Diploma or Degree in Science or Engineering; or
  2. Certificates from polytechnic or SKM with level 2 with 1 year experience; or
  3. SPM with 3 – 5 years experience.

 Who should attend

Industry personnel who have been given the task to operate or supervise the operation of scrubbers on industrial premises

Course Methodology

  1. Lectures / Discussion
  2. Course Assignment
  3. Hands on training using industry size scrubber installed at E MAS Hands on Air Pollution Control Training Centre


  1. To impart knowledge and skills to enable operators and supervisors to properly operate scrubbers to ensure compliance with the Clean Air Regulation, 1978 and to help prevent episodes of scrubber failure.
  2. To give hands-on training on how to conduct performance monitoring of scrubbers.


Course for Certified
Environmental Professional
in Scrubber Operation
Examination for CePSO
(For re-sit – Practical or
Written or Both RM400 will
be charged)


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