The OLACEFS Capacity Building Committee (CCC) 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 September.

The virtual courses are as follows:

  • Interpersonal Relationships”, to take place on the virtual platform of Costa Rica’s SAI from October 5 to November 5, 2015. This is a self-learning course. Applications are invited from two professionals from each SAI.
  • Quality and Oversight in the Audit Process – 2nd Stage”, to take place on the virtual platform and under the virtual mentorship of Venezuela’s SAI, from October 6 to November 20, 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 invited from each SAI.

The deadline for applications is Wednesday, September 23.

  • Auditing Public-Private Partnerships”,to take place on the virtual platform and under the virtual mentorship of Peru’s SAI, starting October 13 and lasting nine weeks. 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 invited from each SAI.

The deadline for applications is Friday, October 2.

  • Risk-based Auditing – 2nd Stage”,to take place on the virtual platform of Peru’s SAI under the virtual mentorship of Colombia’s SAI, from October 19 to December 20, 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 invited from each SAI.

The deadline for applications is Friday, October 9.

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

More information on these courses can be found attached below:

Information on “Interpersonal Relationships” virtual course
Information on “Quality and Oversight in the Audit Process – 2nd Stage” virtual course
Information on “Auditing Public-Private Partnerships” virtual course
Information on “Risk-based Auditing – 2nd Stage” virtual course