EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE SYSTEM
PLACE & TRAIN
EMPLOY. TRAIN. RETAIN
PENJANA Employment Insurance System (EIS) is the Hiring Incentive Program that established under economic recover plan that been implemented by Social Security Organization (SOCSO) under the auspices of the Ministry of Human Resources. With aims to promote job creation and increasing employment prospects, it provides vocational training for eligible applicants under terms and conditions provided by SOCSO.
SOCSO will fund up to RM4,000/pax for courses pursued by Employment Insurance Scheme (EIS) members who are receiving unemployment benefits. Selected courses offering certification are also eligible for funding up to RM7,000 under PENJANA 2.0 Hiring Incentive (except for max of RM4,000 for the apprentice category).
WHAT IS EIS?
Employment Insurance System (EIS) is design to provide state-of-the-art public employment services (PES), labor market information (LMI) and unemployment benefits to the Malaysian workforce with the aim of promoting full employment.
Job Seekers / Unemployed
Below 40 years old
Above 40 years old
Subsidized training courses
Training allowance up to RM30 per day during training session
Possible placement job training – up to 6 months