On 7 May 2014, Kolej Sinar held an open day for community in Melaka. We had preview and explanation about all the courses which we offer. We started with introduction about Sinar College and its facilities. Then, as the only GOLD status Approved Learning Partner in Melaka, Negeri Sembilan & Johor, we explained in detail about The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Certified Accountants Technician (CAT) courses in the subsequent session.
We then did a lengthy preview on Tourist Guide Course before additional preview about University of Malaya Centre of Continuing Education (UMccEd) Diploma, SAGE UBS courses, and Sinar College’s Diploma in Accounting & Diploma in Business Administration.
On 30 April 2014, Kolej Sinar was again on air at Melaka FM, to talk on tourist guide career. Lecturer, Alif who spoke on behalf of the college, also took the opportunity to promote Sinar College and its tourist guide course.
On 30 April 2014, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Tun Mutahir, Batu Berendam organized an education fair during its Minggu Kerjaya. The event, participated by more than 20 colleges and 500 students, was part of the school’s Unit Bimbingan & Kaunseling’s effort to increase the students’ awareness on career and higher education. Sinar College, as the school’s close partner, was personally invited to set up booth to promote our courses. It started at 09.00 am and ended at 01.30 pm.
On 28 April 2014, Kolej Sinar was representatives were once again invited to the state radio station, Melaka FM to talk on tourist guide career and how Kolej Sinar’s Kursus Pemandu Pelancong Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia Tahap 3 can assist them in pursuing their dream in tourism industry.
Our talk was aired at 10.30 am and we also wished the tourist guide students the best luck by dedicating the song, “Standing in the eyes of the world” during the talk. We explained the prospect of the tourism industry, works of a tourist guide as well as interesting tourist guide course offered by Kolej Sinar.
On 22 April 2014 at the same time as written Tourist Guide Course Examination, Sinar College went on air with the state official radio channel, Melaka FM. Sinar, represented by its Tourist Guide lecturer, Alif talked about the college and career as tourist guide from 11.45 am to 12.15 am.
On 11 April 2014, Sinar College visited Jasin as we were invited to deliver a talk at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Iskandar Shah. The talk was organized by Panitia Perakaunan as part of effort to improve the students’ awareness on professional accountancy qualification, which Sinar College had handled effectively. The talk took about more than an hour and was attended by Form 4 and 5 students. We elaborated on career opportunities in accountancy, route to becoming professionals, and how ACCA qualification helps in this aspect.
On 10 April 2014, Sinar College representative attended the Annual General Meeting of Malacca Tourism Association at Hatten Hotel. About 60 members participated in the meeting that among other discuss various past and future issues as well as voting for the new committee members.
Upon the meeting which ended at 08.30 PM, members were invited for a dinner. We were entertained by wonderful musical performance as well as lucky draw.
On 10 April 2014, Sinar College was invited again to deliver talk on career in accountancy and accounting / ACCA qualification at SMK St David. The talk was targeted to Form 5 students who take Prinsip Akaun subject and also attended by teachers. We explained in depth for 2 hours about career and ACCA qualification.
On 7 April 2014, Sinar College gave a career talk to Form 5 students who study science stream at Sekoleh Menengah Kebangsaan St David. The talk was held for 2 hours from 10.00 am in the Audio Video Room. Besides explaining about educational opportunities, we also introduced the students about courses offered at the college.
On 3 April 2014, Sinar College participated in Education Fair at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan St David. Around 20 colleges including Sinar set up booth which was located inside the school main hall. It was part of the school event to raise fund while introducing educational opportunities to students after SPM. The exhibition involved more than 500 students.
On 31 March 2014, Sinar College team visited Kolej Politeknik Merlimau as our Tourist Guide lecturer, En Alif was invited to become the examiner for final year students of Diploma in Event Management. Each final year student was assigned with project and had to present them in front of us. En Alif then assessed each student based on certain criteria and gave some constructive criticism. We had meaningful discussion with lecturers as well as Head of Programs from the Tourism & Hospitality Faculty.
Sinar College is the only active training institution for Tourist Guide Course in this region. On 19 March 2014, we were invited by the top management of Politeknik Merlimau, Melaka to deliver a training and talk on event and tourism industry. More than 200 students from Fakulti Pelancongan participated in the event. We also took the opportunity to explain on tourism industry and career as well as the benefit of Kursus Pemandu Pelancongan Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia Tahap 3.
On 20 March 2014, Sinar College team visited 2 schools as we were invited by the school to participate in education exihibition for the schools’ leavers who returned for SPM result which was announced on the same day. We set up promotion booth with other colleges at the 2 schools, namely, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Durian Tunggal and Sekolah menengah Kebangsaan Tun Haji Abdul Malek, Cheng.
On 19 March 2014, Sinar College went again to Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Seri Bemban, Jasin for another round of talk on accountancy and ACCA qualification. For this time, about 40 Form 5 students attended the session. We explained in depth about accounting career and qualification that the students must possess in order to obtain jobs. After the talk, we had discussion with the new Principal as well as the Prinsip Akaun teacher.
On 17 March 2014, Kolej Sinar went to Bemban, Jasin as we were invited by the only secondary school’s Panitia Akaun there to talk about accountancy career and qualification. We were welcomed by Puan Nor Hasimah and had brief discussion. About 80 Form 4 students attended the talk.
On 16 March 2014, Kolej Sinar team went to set up a booth at Melaka Mall, Ayer Keroh. We are part of several institutions that sponsored the event. The event was mainly targeted for Form 4 and Form 5 students from Melaka which among other include a “Math Is Easy” session with experienced mathematic teacher, Cikgu Suria. The event held at main stage, started at 10.00 am and ended at 06.00 pm.
On 13 march 2014, Sinar College went to Masjid Tanah as we were invited to deliver a talk on accountancy career and qualification at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Hang Kasturi. We started by explaining about accounting and career path in accountancy before showing the students in detailed about ACCA qualification. The talk was attended by Form 4 and Form 5 students.
On 7 March 2014, Kolej Sinar team went again to St Francis Institute to deliver talk on accountancy career and qualification. For this time, we were entrusted to explain to Form 5 students on career path and education route if they are to pursue future in accountancy. The spokesperson was our lecturer, Mr Nicholas Ee Herng Wai. We also took the chance to explain to students about Sinar College as the only Gold status Approved Learning Partner in southern region.
On 6 March 2014, Kolej Sinar represented ACCA in special session with students of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Malim, Cheng. We delivered a lengthy talk on The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification and career in accountancy. The talk was arranged by Unit Bimbingan & Kaunseling. According to Puan Arni Suraya, this is as a follow up to last year talk on ACCA which was given to Form 3 students. For this year’s talk, it was attended by more than 100 students from form 4 and form 5.
On 5 March 2014, Sinar College visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan St Francis as we were invited for session of explanation on accountancy career. We were welcomed by Puan Yee Mer Har, the Prinsip Akaun teacher and had brief discussion before and after the talk. The talk was divided into 2 sessions. The first session was held in classroom for Form 6 students. The second session was held in the hall for the Form 4 students. 15 Form 6 students and 80 Form 4 students attended the talk.
On 27 February 2014, Sinar College went to visit Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Teknik Bukit Piatu. Our spokesperson talked in 2 separate sessions with Form 4 and Form 5 students on career path they should take in the future. We also took the opportunity to introduce Sinar College to the students.
On Saturday 22 February 2014, Kolej Sinar organized an official event, Kursus Kepimpinan Kelab, Persatuan and Koperasi for students at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Tun Mutahir, Batu Berendam. We were trusted by school’s management to fully conduct the event which is one of the most important event in the school calendar. About 150 students attended the seminar which was to train students on aspects of management of clubs and association. The course started at 08.00 am with opening speech by Head of Co-curriculum. We then took 2 hours for leadership and motivation session which we include several games among students. After break, we started with technology session by invited speaker from MyScan Technology. The course was finalized by financial management and accounting session of which we took the opportunity to introduce in depth about Sinar College and its courses.
On 17 February 2014, Kolej Sinar visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Tun Mamat at Tangkak town, Johor. We organized talk on accountancy career in collaboration with the school’s Unit Bimbingan & Kaunseling. About 200 form 5 students attended the talk.
On 18 February 2014, Sinar College went to Jementah as we were invited by the school to talk on career on accountancy. The talked started from motivation session before briefing on accountancy career and qualification. We then explained in detailed on ACCA as organization and qualification. The school gained many useful insights from the talk and presented souvenir to us.
Kolej Sinar visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Ledang, Johor on 18 February 2014. The school’s Unit Bimbingan Kerjaya & Kaunseling prepared a slot especially for us to enlighten the students about career they can choose in the future. About 100 students attended the talk.
On 17 February 2014, Sinar College moved from Sagil to outskirt of Tangkak town. We were scheduled to give talk to Form 4 and 5 students who take Prinsip Akaun subjects at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Seri Tangkak. The talk was held at conducive environment in audio-video room with excellent sound system which helped us in conveying our message effectively. The teachers admitted that in the past years, she always faced questions by their student about the route they took in accountancy career. The talk that took almost 2 hours helped to clear all past confusion and problems they faced. The teachers appreciated that our explanation is very different about their previous understanding about accountancy profession and further session at school shall be conducted to explain to students who still are not clear.
On 17 February 2014, Sinar College visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Sagil as we were invited by the school’s Principal to present a talk on accountancy career. The school, located in front of the iconic Ledang Mountain, possess green and beautiful scenery. During the talk, we explained about accountancy and future benefit of choosing accountancy as a career. We also talk the opportunity to talk about ACCA qualification and promote Kolej Sinar.
On 15 February 2014, Sinar College visited Pulau Sebang. We went to Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Sultan Mansor Shah. We were invited by the school Panitia Perakaunan and Unit Bimbingan and Kaunseling to give talk on accounting career. More than 60 students and teachers participated in the talk. It was held after the school marathon event. The students were briefed about various routes in accountancy career and how ACCA helps them in achieving their goals. We also took the opportunity the promote Sinar College as quality place for studying accounting.
On 10 February 2014, Kolej Sinar visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Kamarul Bahrin, Labis. We presented talk about career in accountancy and was attended by teachers, and students who take science stream as wel as Prinsip Akaun students.
On 12 February 2014, Sinar College went to Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Gemereh as we were invited by the school to conduct talk to form 5 students on career on accountancy and ACCA qualifications. We also had a meaningful discussion with the school Prinsip Akaun teachers and exchange our views on these.
On 9 February 2014, Sinar College students participated in Pesta Pongal organized by Melaka State Government, MYDIN MITC, and Tourism Malaysia. It was the biggest of such festival ever held in Malaysia and was recorded in Malaysia Book of Record.
Sinar College successfully collaborates with Pos Malaysia Berhad as part of our effort to enhance education in Melaka. Pos Malaysia has granted right to the college to set up promotional space in all post offices in Melaka. At the moment, Sinar College is the only non-post office related company which advertise in Malaysian post offices and this is the first time in Malaysia.
On 23 January 2014, Sinar College traveled to Segamat to visit schools there. During our visit at SMK (A) Segamat, Segamat Baru, Sinar College representative was invited to give talk to students about professional accountancy. We presented in great length about the path and benefits as well as took the opportunity to introduce about Sinar College.
On 25 October 2013, Kolej Sinar team visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Tun Mutahir, Batu Berendam as part of its effort to enhance its tie with the school. We were invited by the school counseling teacher, En Khairuddin to give talk to students about the prospect of career in accountancy and tourism industry. About 150 students participated in the event, not including the teachers. Sinar College also earlier on sponsored a SPM Countdown Board to the school. The students and teacher gave warm response to the event. It started at 08.00am and ended at 10.00am.
On 24 October 2013, Sinar College visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Seri Tanjung, Tanjung Keling for a talk. We were invited by the school to elaborate the students on the career and qualification in accountancy. About 120 students participated in the talk. It started at 12.00pm and ended at 02.00pm.
On 24 October 2013, Kolej Sinar visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Bukit Rambai. We were invited by the school to present talk to students about the prospect of career in accountancy. About 150 students and several teachers listened to the talk. It started at 10.ooam and ended at 12.00 pm.
On 21 October 2013, Sinar College was invited to set up booth at education fair organized by Majlis Guru Kaunseling Daerah Melaka Tengah at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Ayer Keroh. The event started at 08.30 am and ended at 3.00 pm. It was participated by nearly 30 colleges from all over Malaysia and visited by more than 1000 students from schools all over Melaka Tengah district.
On 17 October 2013, Kolej Sinar visited Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Durian Tunggal as we were invited to talk on Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) qualification. We were welcomed and entertained by the teachers of Prinsip Akaun subject. The talk, held in the computer room, started at 02.40PM and ended at 3.30PM. It was attended by more than 60 students.