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:

“Analysing Public Policies”, to take place on the virtual platform and under the mentorship of Colombia’s SAI, from Monday, August 7 – October 4, 2015 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 sought from each SAI.

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

“Auditing Public Works”, to take place on the virtual platform and under the mentorship of Brazil’s SAI from September 3 to October 19, 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 28, 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 Road Works 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.

“Basics of Sampling for Audits” – 2nd edition, to take place on the virtual platform of Costa Rica’s SAI from September 14 to October 14, 2015. Please note the course is self-learning. cabe indicar que el curso es de autoaprendizaje. Applications from two professionals are sought from each SAI.

The deadline for applications is Friday, August 28, 2015.

“Environmental Audit and Natural Resources” – 2nd edition, to take place on the virtual platform and under the mentorship of Peru’s SAI from September 14 to November 15, 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 four professionals are sought from each SAI.

The deadline for applications is Monday, August 31, 2015.

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 the virtual course “Analysing Public Policies”
Information on the virtual course “Auditing Public Works”
Information on the virtual course “Basics of Sampling for Audits” – 2nd edition
Information on the virtual course Environmental Audit and Natural Resources” – 2nd edition