|Wood-based industry is one of Malaysia's leading industry sources. These resources play an important role in Malaysia's industrialization program and the government has identified that potential timber industry stepped forward as one of the main sources of income for the country. The main development objective of the Industrial Master Plan (IMP) is:|
Therefore, the development of human resources plays an important role in efforts to improve the skills of workers in the timber sector in addition to increasing the production and productivity of an organization. IMP also of the opinion that the lack of skilled and experienced workforce is one of the critical factors that hinder technology transfer in generating new technologies.
WISDEC was established with the following objectives :