About Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF)
What is it? Skim Bantuan Latihan (SBL) is the main scheme under HRDF and its objective is to encourage employers to retrain and upgrade their employees’ skills in line with their operational and business requirements. Under SBL, employers are free to identify their own training needs and implement the training programme in stages.
What does it cover? CLAIMABLE COST • Course fees • Meal allowance • Daily allowance • Consumable Training Materials • Hotel Rental Package OR Training Facilities Rental • Airfare Ticket OR Transportation
How does it work? SBL requires employers to make full payment for the training programme and reimbursement is based on employer claims.
ALL THINK PLUS ACADEMY COURSES ARE CLAIMMABLE UNDER SBL SCHEME
PSMB strives to be a driving force in training and development of human resources by enhancing the knowledge and skills of the workforce via our schemes and services.
HRDF schemes are divided into two categories; HRDF Levy and Government Special Fund. HRDF Levy is a fund that is deposited by employers on a monthly basis. They can apply for schemes provided by HRDF to attend any programmes recognised by HRDF.
The Government Special Fund is an allocation provided by the Government to benefit employers who apply for related schemes offered by HRDF.
What is it? Industry Certification (INDCERT), is a certification programme based on the needs identified by industries.
What does it cover?
Course fee – 50% course fee will be borne by HRDF, subject to a maximum of RM5,000 per trainee. The remaining 50% of the course fee will be deducted from the Employers’ HRD Levy.
Allowance will also borne by employers using the HRD Levy.
How does it work? Employers are required to apply via the INDCERT system for further approval by HRDF.
THINK PLUS ACADEMY COURSES UNDER INDCERT ARE :
API 577 - Welding Inspection & Metallurgy Specialist (Include Exam)
IECEx Unit Ex003 - Installation of Ex Equipment in Hazardous Area (Include Exam)
IECEx Unit Ex005 - Overhaul of Ex Equipment (Include Exam)