A total of 35,000 participants of the National Service Training Programme (NSTP) for Batch 1 Series 12/2015, will undergo training from Dec 6 until Feb 14, next year.
National Service Training Council chairman Datuk Noor Ehsanuddin Mohd Harun Narashid said the date was set to enable participants to undergo four main NS modules within 71 days of training.
"It also follows the announcement by the Education Minister on Oct 7 that the results of the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) 2014 examination would be announced on March 3, next year", he said at a press conference, here, today.
He said they could check the placements for the trainee batches starting November
Training for trainees in Batch 2 was expected to be from March 14 to June 6 and Batch 3 from Aug 8 to Oct 31 next year, he said.