Training course: ISSA Guidelines on Information and Communication Technology
The ISSA Academy diploma programme aims to enable ISSA members to gain a holistic understanding of the ISSA Guidelines and use these standards to benchmark their journey to excellence.
Training institution: The Muhanna Foundation
Training venue: Beirut, Lebanon (to be determined)
Training course topic: ISSA Guidelines on ICT
Region: Open to ISSA member organizations in all regions
Information Communication Technology (ICT) is a crucial component of social security systems, contributing to increasing their quality and performance. This course is designed to develop the capacities of social protection professionals in the implementation, reform and governance of Information Communication Technology for social security systems. Its main aim will be to impart the skills required to find concrete social security system solutions through the use of ICT, focusing on the ISSA guidelines on Information and Communication Technology in two main areas: (1) governance and management, and (2) key technologies.
Who can participate
The training course is designed for managers, administrators, experts and staff working in ISSA member institutions and who have a professional interest in the Guidelines covered in this training course.
How many people can participate
Each training course can accommodate up to 25 participants from ISSA member institutions.
How to apply for the training course
Please contact the training institution to apply for this training course
Rana E. Reda
The Muhanna Foundation
John Kennedy St., Alameddine Bldg., 1st floor
Beirut – Lebanon
Applicants should complete the online nomination form no later than 1 May 2017, supported by a nomination letter from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed.
Cost of participation:
The cost of participating in this course is USD 1,650 including:
- 35 hours of training divided over 5 days
- Training materials and case studies
- Coffee break and lunch
- Use of training facilities and support services
- International air travel
- Airport transfers
- Hotel accommodation
The foundation is ready to support the participants with their visa applications and the booking of hotel accommodation.
The diploma training programme
The ISSA Academy diploma programme offers high-level training on the ISSA Guidelines for social security professionals. Each training course combines on-line assignments and on-site training on a specific set of ISSA Guidelines. The training courses are provided by members of the ISSA Training Consortium.