[Online / Physical] Malaysian Environmental Laws Interpretation


SKU: SEM04 Category:

Malaysians are familiar with environmental incidents. In fact, water pollution has  been a recurring issue in the nation, to name a few – Sungai Kim Kim in Johor, the ammonia pollution in Sungai Johor which caused the temporary shutting down of three water-treatment plants in Johor Bahru in 2017 and the river pollution in Sungai Semantan, Pahang in 2016. We have laws such as the Water Services Industry Act 2006 and the Environment Quality Act 1974 for the protection of our environment. Fulfilling the compliance obligations is one of aims for implementing environmental management systems based on ISO 14001 requirements. This training course will be presented with introduction of Malaysian Environmental laws, relevant explanation of the requirements to expose participants to its interpretation and what it takes to comply.



  • As awareness for delegates of the Malaysian environmental laws and how this relates to them to comply with.
  • To relate the relevant acts and regulations with ISO 14001 requirements.


Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of the training, delegates will have the ability to:

  • Familiarize themselves with the environmental related legislations.
  • Identify the applicable legal requirements for the company’s operations to ensure its compliance.


Course Outline / Program:

The course covers tutorial, discussions and/or facilitated activities.

Day 1

Schedule Topics 
09.00 am – 09.15 am Opening and introduction
09.15 am – 10.20 am
  • Introduction of Malaysian Environmental Laws 
  • Environmental Quality Act, 1974 
10.20 am – 10.35 am Morning Break
10.35 am – 12.30 pm
  • Air Pollution Control Related Regulations
  • Water Pollution Control Related Regulations
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm Lunch
1.30 pm – 3.00 pm
  • Water Pollution Control Related Regulations
  • Waste Control related Regulations
3.00 pm – 3.15 pm Afternoon Break
3.15 pm – 4.45 pm
  • Waste Control related Regulations
  • Guided Self-Regulation 
4.45 pm – 5.00 pm Summary 


Who Should Attend This Course?

This course is intended for those:

  • Management and executives who are responsible ensuring that the organization is complying with the regulations.
  • Environmental Management System (EMS) Committee members.
  • Any personnel concerned with the development and implementation of the EMS.



  • There is no formal pre-requisite prior attending to this course.



  • This is a 1-day course from 0900 – 1700 (Face to face or Remote Online Training is available upon request).


Training With Sincera Mayle Consulting Means:

  • Delegates will be trained by experienced tutors who are passionate to share their knowledge. 
  • Reliable and trusted experts with years of hands-on experience to enhance delegates’ learning curve.


Find Out More With Us:

If want to learn more, please contact us for following training courses:

  • Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001) Interpretation
  • Malaysian Occupational Safety and Health Act and Regulations Interpretation
  • Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001) Internal Auditor 
  • Environmental Aspect and Impact Assessment (EAIA) 
  • Exemplar Global Certified Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001) Lead Auditor