Learning Session on Wages and Productivity 
Calendar of Events CY 2017

 

 

Event Title

Resource Person/s

Event Date

1.

Workers' Benefits Under Existing Laws (General Labor Standards)

  • What are Labor Standards?
  • Defining Normal Hours of Work
  • Overtime Pay versus Night Differential
  • Leave Benefits and Rules on Holiday Pay
  • Principle of Non Diminution of Benefits
  • Computation of monetary benefits using the prevailing wage rates
  • Payment of Wages

DOLE-BWC

January 27 (Friday)
CLOSED

2.

Workers' Benefits Under Existing Laws (General Labor Standards)

  • What are Labor Standards?
  • Defining Normal Hours of Work
  • Overtime Pay versus Night Differential
  • Leave Benefits and Rules on Holiday Pay
  • Principle of Non Diminution of Benefits
  • Computation of monetary benefits using the prevailing wage rates
  • Payment of Wages

DOLE-BWC

February 22 (Wednesday)
CLOSED

3.

Post Employment and other related concerns

  • Concept of Security of Tenure
  • Application of termination for regular, casual, and probationary employees
  • Grounds for Termination
  • Termination by employer versus
  • termination by employee

DOLE-Legal Service

February  28  (Tuesday)
CLOSED

4

Workers' Benefits Under Existing Laws (General Labor Standards)

  • What are Labor Standards?
  • Defining Normal Hours of Work
  • Overtime Pay versus Night Differential
  • Leave Benefits and Rules on Holiday Pay
  • Principle of Non Diminution of Benefits
  • Computation of monetary benefits using the prevailing wage rates
  • Payment of Wages

DOLE-BWC

March 16 (Thursday)

5.

Occupational, Safety and Health

  • Electrical Safety
  • Unsafe, Unhealthy Acts and Conditions
  • Workplace Hazards and their illl effects

DOLE-OSHC

March 29 (Wednesday)

6.

Handling Administrative Cases

  • Effective investigation techniques
  • The Principles of Due Process
  • Conducting proper investigation anddocumentation
  • The Seven Tests of Just Cause

DOLE-Legal Service

April 28 (Friday)
CLOSED

7.

Rules on Labor Laws Compliance

  • Normal Hours of Work
  • Overtime Pay versus Night Differential
  • Wages: Forms of Payment and Prohibitions
  • Various Leave Benefits and Rules on Holiday Pay
  • Separation Pay versus Retirement Pay
  • Other monetary and non-monetary benefits

DOLE-BWC

May 25
(Thursday)

8.

TOPIC 1

Tax Exemption for Minimum Wage Earners and other related issues

  • Defining De Minimis Benefits and other matters
  • Latest Revenue Memorandum Circulars concerning minimum wage earners
  • Allowable deductions from income

BIR

 

 

 

 

NWPC

June 29 (Thursday)

TOPIC 2

Orientation on Productivity Tool Box

  • Productivity Training Program

9.

TOPIC 1

Minimum Wage Policy and the Current Daily Minimum Wage Rates

  • How to apply for Exemption from the  coverage of Minimum Wage
  • Current Minimum Wage per Region 

DOLE-NWPC

July 27 ( Thusday)

TOPIC 2

Gainsharing Program

  • Performance Incentives
  • Profit Sharing, and
  • Productivity Gainsharing

10.

Handling Administrative Cases

  • Effective investigation techniques
  • The Principles of Due Process
  • Conducting proper investigation and documentation
  • The Seven Tests of Just Cause

DOLE Legal Service

August 30 (Wednesday)

11.

TOPIC 1

Orientation on Wage Order

  • Latest Wage Order and applicable rates
  • Basis of minimum wage rates
  • Application for exemption

RTWPB-NCR

 

 

 

NWPC

September 27 (Wednesday)

TOPIC 2

Adjustment Measures to Correct Wage Distortions

  • When is there a wage distortion?
  • Procedure for correcting wage distortion
  • Wage distortion adjustment formulae

12.

Green Productivity: Green ME

  • Climate Change Green Productivity Concept
  • Green Productivity Values
  • Green Productivity Technologies:
    - Waste Prevention
    - Resource Conservation
    - Pollution Control

NWPC

 

Free Offering

October 12 (Thursday)

13.

D.O. 18-A, Legitimate Forms of Correcting and Sub-Contracting

  • New policy guidelines and safety nets on the legitimate practice of contracting and sub-contracting

DOLE-BLR

October 27 (Friday)

14.

How to compute wage related benefits

  • Defining Normal Hours of Work
  • Overtime Pay versus Night Differential
  • Leave Benefits and Rules on Holiday Pay
  • Principle of Non Diminution of Benefits
  • Computation of monetary benefits using the prevailing wage rates
  • Separation/Retirement Pay

DOLE-BWC

November 21 (Tuesday)

Note: Subject to add/change/repeat topics.

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