- Certified Instructor for ITD Mega Guru Signature Program The 360° Leader
- Expert in Communication, Business Writing, and Presentation skills related program
- Highly passionate international trainer and facilitator with vast experience across the Asia Pacific region
- Retired army officer of 28 years of service, commissioned in 1962 into the Malaysian Ordinance Corps, an integral branch of Armed Forces Logistics Service
- Accumulated wide experience in the field of logistics as well as in leadership, training, service writing and resource management
- Mentored by Gerald Green, a Toastmaster Accredited Speaker
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- Business Writing
- Public Speaking
Lt Col (R) Edwin Godfrey Johnson is a Certified Coaching and Mentoring Professional (CCMP) with specialization in the area of Leadership and Personal Development. He holds an Advanced Certificate in Coaching & Mentoring and a Certificate in Performance Coaching which is recognized and accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF), the world's most recognized professional coaching body. He is a master trainer for leadership development programs with ITD World (Institute of Training and Development) which was developed in collaboration with Dr. John C. Maxwell who has been recognized as the world's #1 leadership guru. He is also a certified trainer for Essential Coaching and Mentoring Skills program offered under the Certified Coaching and Mentoring Professional program by ITD World.
With over 30 years of leadership experience, he was commissioned in 1962 into the Malaysian Ordnance Corps, an integral branch of Armed Forces Logistics Service; he has been professionally trained (both locally and overseas) on Inventory Management, Planning and Work Study, Personal Management, Warehousing Operations Supply & Materials Management, Leadership and Training Methodology. He graduated from the Armed Forces Staff College in 1980.
After military service he was a full time consultant for 10 years with Prudential, a multinational Insurance firm. He was an exemplary performer in life insurance sales and was Runner-up in the Northern Region Unit Trust Sales award in 2003. Since then, Edwin has been full- time in training and development where he has inspired many by his leadership qualities and expertise as a trainer.
He began his career as a corporate trainer with Speech Dynamics (mentored by Gerald Green, Toastmaster Accredited Speaker), training in courses on Public Speaking Skills, Conversational English for the Hospitality Industry, Telephone Communication Skills and Articulation Skills for Toastmasters. He was also a professional trainer for the Malaysian Institute of Management (Penang Branch) from 1995-2005, conducting courses in Leadership, Supervisory Skills and Business Communication. Since then, he has been with ITD World as a Senior Consultant and Trainer.
Lt Col (R) Johnson has a passion for training, seen in his interaction with course participants, and his humorous, relaxed style in order to promote 'Learning in moments of enjoyment.' He has been delivering training and development programs from many leading organizations since 1995 and has continuously received excellent feedback from participants and clients.
The following are some of the organizations he has trained: Penang Mutiara Beach Resort, Golden Sands Resort, Equatorial Hotel, City Bayview, Rebak Marina ( Langkawi ), Aesculap Malaysia, Agilent Technology, B.Braun, Bank Negara, Brady Technology, CIMB,
Citigroup Trade Services, Hwang DBS Securities, Iomega, IJM, Johnson & Johnson, Pensonic, Robert Bosch, Read-Rite, Schott Glass Malaysia, Invest Penang, BKE Sdn Bhd, Titan Petrochemicals, IOI ( JB ), VS Industries, Intel (Penang & Kulim ), Cameron's International (JB ), JTI Financial Services, SP Setia , Malaysia Airports Bhd, VID Public Bank (Vietnam), SACOMBANK ( Vietnam), Nestle (Vietnam), Lion Insurance (Vietnam ), Siloam Hospitals ( Jakarta ), Citibank ( Jakarta ), ACS International ( Singapore ) and many leading multinational organizations subscribing to public courses on John Maxwell's Leadership Programs and Coaching/Mentoring Courses offered by ITD World.