Short Courses


NEW Course on 16th and 20th May 2014  - 5-Day Intensive Embedded System (Click for more info)

Facilitator Biodata

Dr Yeong Che Fai has conducted various trainings as main speaker with average one course per month. He is currently a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, UTM. He graduated with PhD in Bioengineering from Imperial College London, in 2010. He has been teaching the microcontroller subject since 2003, and has experience with different types of microcontroller including ATMEL, Microchip PIC, Motorola, Philips and Arduino. He also taught Matlab in Imperial Colleges and has extensive experience in using Labview.

His name is well-associated with robotics in Malaysia as he has participated and won many robotics competitions nationally and internationally. He has been team instructor and team advisor for UTM Robocon team for 7 years. Dr Yeong has led the UTM/ Malaysian Robocon team to win national champion titles and represented Malaysia in the Asia-Pacific Robot contest in Thailand (2003), Korea (2004), China (2005), Malaysia (2006) and recently Thailand (2011). He has also won champion titles in national Robot Climb (2002 & 2004), Robot Grab (2004) and Robot Partner (2004) competitions. Besides his achievements in robotics, Dr Yeong also led several teams to Philips Young Inventors’ Challenge competition and won the competition two years in a row in 2004 and 2005. Both winning inventions were gadgets that utilized microcontroller.

In short, Dr Yeong has practical experiences incorporating microcontroller for various applications ranging from simple embedded system to advanced robotics.


Following are the list of courses offered: 
  • 1-Day How To Win Competition (NEW) 
  • 1-Day Entreprenuership Mindset (NEW)
  • 2-Day Arduino Microcontroller: Hands-on *****
  • 2-Day PIC Microcontroller: Hands-on *****
  • 2-Day Matlab Advance ****
  • 2-Day Labview Basic ****
  • 5-Day Robot Basic ***\
  • 2-Day Train The Trainer ***
  • 1-Day Robocon Management ***             
Please email to cfyeong 'at' for more detail if you are interested in one of the courses above. We do in-house training as well.