Does Malaysia have special forces?

Does Malaysia have special forces?

There are two forces units in the Malaysian Army. One is a special force, the other is an elite airbone force. There are several Special Forces Equivalent Units.

Is Paskal a real unit?

Although PASKAL was created as a maritime counter-terrorism unit, it has become a multi-functional special operations unit with roles that include high-risk operations including direct action, special reconnaissance operations and other specialised missions.

Who trained Paskal?

Paskal is strongly influenced by the tactics and organization of British Special Boat Section (SBS). Paskal usually trains with GGK as well as US Navy’s SEAL, Indonesian Navy’s KOPASKA and, of course – SBS. One of the ‘problems’ that Paskal is facing right now are the very low passing rate of it’s trainees.

Did Malaysia have SWAT?

The Unit Tindakan Cepat in Malay (Quick Actions Unit) are the special response units of the Royal Malaysia Police. Based at all police contingent headquarters in Malaysia, UTC are full-time units whose members do not perform any other duties, and are essentially the equivalent of American SWAT teams.

How good is Malaysian military?

For 2022, Malaysia is ranked 48 of 142 out of the countries considered for the annual GFP review. It holds a PwrIndx* score of 0.7091 (a score of 0.0000 is considered ‘perfect’).

How long is Paskal training?

three months
As a Special Forces unit, PASKAL’s personnel are required to be mentally and physically agile. Every new trainee undergoes three months of basic commando training at the Royal Malaysian Navy’s (RMN) Lumut Naval Base.

How many special forces are there in Malaysia?

Malaysia is the first country in the world to form an integrated security force to respond to terror threats. The NSOF has 17 officers and 170 special operations personnels from the MAF, RMP and MMEA, who will be based at the Fort Perdana, Sungai Besi.

Will there be Paskal 2?

Ready for more PASKAL And he was straight to the point: yes, there will be a sequel.

What are Malaysian Special Forces called?

The National Special Operations Force (NSOF) (Malay: Pasukan Operasi Khusus Nasional) was Malaysia’s main security force which serves as the first responder to any terror threats on the country’s sovereignty.

How can I become a policewoman in Malaysia?


  1. Malaysian citizens aged between 18 and 28 years.
  2. Excellent health condition and vision with no physical impairments.
  3. No criminal record.
  4. Diploma in Electrical / Electronic / Mechanical / Science / Engineering / Information Technology with minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.00.