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Local Labour Laws and Practices in SEA

[INTRODUCTION]

This module aims to equip participants with the knowledge and understanding on local labour laws and practices in the target Southeast Asia (SEA) countries - Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. Understand how labour laws in the SEA countries works in relation to your company, helps ensure you meet the minimum requirements. Knowing these laws and practices is crucial to your business success as it involves the life cycle of the employee, from the hiring process through the time employment ends

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of course, participants will be able to

  1. Understand the practices of labour laws and working conditions in the target countries
  2. Implement the labour laws and practices to ensure your company meets the minimum requirements
  3. Improve employee management to solve issues using the country’s labour laws

COURSE OUTLINE

This course will be presented based on the target SEA countries: Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. At the end of the lesson, learners will be required to complete a simple quiz to assess their understanding. The summary of countries comparison table, with external references, will be provided at the end of the course.

Lesson 1: Cambodia
Lesson 2: Indonesia
Lesson 3: Myanmar
Lesson 4: Thailand
Lesson 5: Vietnam
Lesson 6: Comparison Summary

Each lesson will cover the following topics:

Topic 1: Local Labour law regulations
Topic 2: Wages
Topic 3: Working hours, Overtime
Topic 4: Public Holidays and Leave
Topic 5: Occupational Safety and Health
Topic 6: Social Security and Compensation
Topic 7: Child/Forced Labour
Topic 8: Termination of employment
Topic 9: Foreign worker employment
Topic 10: Quiz

TEACHING METHODOLOGY

The session will be conducted in an eLearning environment. Each country (Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam) will be in different lesson and at the end of the lesson, a simple quiz will be provided. The summary of countries comparison table will be provided at the end of the course.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Managers and individuals who are working toward regional roles in these countries - Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam, or wish to have an understanding of labour laws and practices in the region.

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If you have further enquires or clarifications, please contact Nurulhuda@sbf.org.sg 6701 1132