It’s time to advance your career!

Gig workers, freelancers and the self-employed community, here is your opportunity to upgrade your skills! Our fully funded training is aimed to empower your growth with in-demand marketing, tech and soft skills.

If you are an SPM holder and below, aged between 16 to 40, working in the informal sector (gig worker) such as food rider, entrepreneur, or freelancer and yet to contribute to Perkeso, the Bina Kerjaya programme is for you.

Programme Benefits


Individuals will receive participation allowance up to RM900*.

Professional Cert

Professional certificates will be given once training is completed.

Food provided

Food will be provided throughout the training classes.

*Terms & conditions apply

Courses offered

1. Digital Marketing & Sales Excellence Programme

5-Day course

  • Digital Marketing Overview
  • Soft Skill - K.A.S.H Knowledge, Attitude, Skills & Habit
  • Effective Customer Service
  • Sell Like A Pro - Telesales Skills
2. Digital Soft Skill Programme

5-Day course

  • Soft Skill - K.A.S.H Knowledge, Attitude, Skills, Habit
  • Google Workspace Productivity Tools
  • First Aid
3. Tech Bootcamps

10-Day course

Choose one of the following courses:

  • Digital Marketing
  • Software Engineering
  • Data Analytics
  • Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cybersecurity

Registration Process

Fill up the form

Click on the button below to fill up the form with your personal details.


Follow the steps given through email or join the briefing for the registration process.

Approval Letter

Participants who have successfully registered will get a letter from Perkeso.

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity! Seats are limited.

  1. Malaysian citizens.
  2. Aged between 16 – 40 at the time of application.
  3. Applicants whose highest qualification is an SPM certificate or its equivalent.
  4. Applicants who have not paid SOCSO contributions under the Employees’ Social Security Act 1969 (Act 4) or the Employment Insurance System Act 2017 (Act 800) within a period of 6 months, calculated backwards from the application date.
  5. Priority is given to applicants who are interested in transitioning from the informal sector to the formal sector. Profiling will be conducted to identify these individuals and determine suitable training programmes for them.
  6. Applicants must fulfil at least one of these criteria:
  • Individuals who are contributing to the Self-Employment Social Security Act 2017 (Act 789); OR
  • Individuals who are only informally employed at the time of application.

Participants who successfully pass the screening will receive a Letter of Approval from PERKESO. airasia academy will contact the successful participants in the near future. If there is no response within 30 working days, it means that the participant has not been successful.

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  • The Bina Kerjaya Programme for the Informal Sector is a Federal Government Initiative under Budget 2023. It aims to improve labour market efficiency by equipping informal workers with the skills they require to secure formal employment.
  • This Programme targets gig workers and Self-Employment Insured Persons whose highest qualification is an SPM certificate or its equivalent.
  • To know more about this programme, log on to https://shorturl.at/isAET

Informal employment refers to all paid work that is not classified under formal employment. It includes gig workers, self-employed individuals, rural farmers and fishermen, and small roadside vendors.

  • Opportunity to hone their skills or acquire new skills via professional training programmes.
  • Facilitates informal workers’ entry into the formal sector.
  • Opens up more career progression pathways for informal workers.
  • Offers informal workers the opportunity to upskill and reskill.

Contact us if you need any further information.