[Penang] Practical Payroll Computation According to Malaysian Labour Laws
Course Information
  • 18-Aug-2020
  • The Light Hotel, Prai
  • Brian Wee
  • English
  • RM 570 RM 520
    Until 15 Aug 2020
  • 9:00am - 5:00pm

Payroll preparation is one of the many important administrative functions of an organization. To carry out such a function effectively and efficiently, the personnel involved must acquire a thorough understanding of many of the associated issues in The Employment Act 1955 such as definition of wages, working hours, overtime calculation, statutory deduction etc in order to comply with the Act. In addition, the personnel involved must also understand the necessary deduction under the EPF & SOCSO legislations as well as The Income Tax Act 1967.

This one day course will impact the necessary skills and competencies to the participants after attending the course. The course leader is a professional with years of hand on experience in the relevant areas which the participants will find it useful, beneficial and practical.


Payroll Executives, Payroll supervisors, Payroll Assistants, Payroll Clerks and any other personnel involved in payroll preparation.


Lecture, Coaching, Case Studies and practical payroll computation exercises.


Laptop is not necessary. However, attendees are required to bring along a calculator


Date: 18 August 2020 (Tue)
Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Venue: The Light Hotel, Prai


- Early Bird Offer (before 28 Jul 2020) - RM 470
- Special Offer (before 15 Aug 2020) - RM 520
- Normal Fee - RM 570

>> Fee includes Course Notes, Lunch, Refreshments/ Tea Breaks, Certificate of Completion & 6% Service Tax

(i) SST2u Learner Card Member - overriding 15%


Compliance to The Employment Act 1955
• Categories of employees covered by the Act
• The definition of Wages
• The definition of Normal Hours of Work
• The definition of overtime
• Maximum hours of overtime permitted
• Definition of Ordinary Rate of Pay (ORP) and Hourly Rate of Pay (HRP)

Annual Leave Entitlement
• Computation of annual leave entitlement
• Computation of accrued & Pro rata leaves

Other Types of Leave & Payment
• Non paid Leave
• Emergency Leave
• Absent without pay
• Maternity payment
• Termination Payment
• Unutilized Maternity Benefit
• Others, if any

Sick Leave Entitlement
• Computation/Recording of Sick Leave
• Sick leave/Hospitalization permitted per year

Calculation of Rate of Pay
• Calculation of rate of pay for monthly, weekly, daily or piece rated employees
• Calculation of salaries for an incomplete month’s service
• Calculation of hourly rate of pay

Calculation of overtime
• Calculation of rate payable after normal working hours during a normal working day
• Calculation for work done on a rest day/public holiday
• Work performed before the normal hours of work

Compliance to EPF, SOCSO Act & EIS
• Statutory Contribution of EPF, SOCSO & EIS
• Latest changes

Understanding of PCB (Potongan Cukai Berjadual)
• Mechanism and Framework
• Categories of employee subject to PCB
• Different types of prescribed form (e.g. TP, CP etc.)
• Allowable deduction & rebates


HRDF Certified Trainer

Brian Wee was Head of Human Resources, Internal QMS Auditor and Corporate Trainer of MMC for a holding company of oils refineries in Malaysia. He holds a Master of Business Administration and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Heriot Watt University, United Kingdom. He also has a Certificate and a Diploma in Personnel Management. He is a Certified Human Resource Professional (CHRP), an Ordinary Member of Malaysian Institute of Human Resource Management (MIHRM), PSMB Certified Trainer and PSMB Human Resource Consultant. Wee has attended a three days Effective Training Evaluation program by Ms Beverley Jeffreys of Chisholm Institute, Australian National Training Authority (ANTA).

He brings with him more than 15 years of working experience in Human Resource of large manufacturing companies. He is a Resource Training person for Malaysian Institute of Personnel Management (MIPM), Malaysian Institute of Purchasing and Material Management, UBS Commercial Institute, Open University Malaysia, Asia e University and UTM Space Executive Diploma Programs and others.

He started off his career in 1980 as a Senior Officer with the Ministry of Information where stayed for 15 years and gained extensive management experience. Later he moved to a Japanese based company where he was in charge of all spectrums of Human Resource functions. During that time, he acquired some Japanese management skills such as Kaizen, Zero Defect, JIT, Quality Control, Quality Assurance, ISO QMS and EMS Awareness Program and many others. He developed and trained QC, ISO QMS and EMS and productivity related modules for the Wilmar International Group of companies’ employees.

In his present capacity, he develops modules and trains his employees and many organizations. He is also a part time lecturer for academic courses, namely Certificate & Diploma Program for Malaysia institute of Human Resource Management, Supervisory Module for Certificate & Diploma for Malaysian Institute of Purchasing & material Management, Executive Diploma of Human Resource Management for UTM SPACE, Asia e University, Southern College University and Open University Malaysia and Professional Short Course in Mandarin for Human Resource subjects and English Conversation & Communication Skills for User Business School (UBS).

His much in demand programmes are Effective Supervisory Skills, Purchansing & Negotiation Skills, 8D Team Problem Solving Methods, Total Preventive Maintenance, ISO QMS AND EMS Awareness Program, UTM SPACE ISO QMS Modules, Effective QA/QC Inspectors, QC Tools, QCC, Effective Communication and Motivation Program, Excellent Clerical Skills, Excellent Customer Service, Effective Business English Communication Skills, Report Writing Skills, Effective Presentation Skills, Teambuilding Program, Positive Working Attitude, Malaysian Labour Laws and Industrial Relation Laws, Understanding of Employment Act 1955, Handling Misconduct and conducting Domestic Inquiries, Effective Salary Computation and Administration, Handling Problematic & Difficult Employees, Report Writing Skills, Drafting an Employment Contract, Effective Human Resource Management, HR for Non HR Executive / Managers, People Management, Leadership Skills, Balanced Scorecard, Key Performance Indicators and others.

Among some of his training participants and/or consultancy services included Kyocera, Sunpower, TJ Wang Group (Accountancy & Secretarial Services), Lii Hen Group, China Press, White Horse Ceramic, ML Plastics Sdn Bhd, Yee Wan manufacturing, Southern College, Foo Yew High School, MITI, Police Academy (Technical),Champion Precision, JK Sumi Wire, Muar Ban Lee Engineering, Autoveyor, Southern Lion, Seiko Electric, CSC Steel, San Miguel Yamamura Plastic, Ornapaper, Umicore Malaysia, Alloy Consolidated (MTD Group), Panasonic AVC Network, Southern College University, Infineon Technilogies, to name a few.

Mr. Brian Wee had provides HR & Quality and Productivity Consultancy Services to Li Hen Group, a furniture exporter and manufacturer, Omega Printer, Golpar Plastic Injection, Dian Pang Supermarket and others.


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