The OLACEFS Capacity Building Committee announces that, with the aim of continuing to support the Superior Audit Institutions (SAIs) in the region in order to generate and boost their professional and institutional competencies, it is inviting applications for the new virtual courses starting in August.

The virtual courses are as follows:

“Auditing the Procurement Processes, to take place on the virtual platform of Peru’s SAI with virtual mentoring from Chile’s SAI, from August 3 – October 4, 2015. Participants will need to spend one and a half hours each day reading contents, carrying out tasks and taking part in forums.

“Auditing General IT Controls”, to take place on the virtual platform and under the mentorship of Brazil’s SAI from August 24 to October 13, 2015. Participants will need to spend two hours each day reading contents, carrying out tasks and taking part in forums. Applications from two professionals are sought from each SAI.

The deadline for applications is Friday, August 14, 2015.

“Performance Audit” – 2nd Edition, to take place on the virtual platform and under the mentorship of Brazil’s SAI from August 20 – October 19, 2015. Participants will need to spend one and a half hours each day reading contents, carrying out tasks and taking part in forums. Applications from two professionals are sought from each SAI.

The deadline for applications is Wednesday, August 12, 2015.

It should be noted that the course is aimed first and foremost at those SAIs and their auditors committed to participate in the Coordinated Audit on Education and/or those who have the opportunity to share the knowledge and methods of techniques applied in the virtual course to other personnel at their SAI.

Registering for these courses should be done through the respective OLACEFS links. Queries should be sent to: fcucho@contraloria.gob.pe , copying to: vromero@contraloria.gob.pe.

More information on these courses can be found attached:

Information on virtual course “Auditing the Procurement Process”

Information on virtual course “Auditing General IT Controls”

Information on virtual course “Performance Audit – 2nd Edition”