Four virtual courses to be held through the platforms of the SAIs of Peru, Brazil and Venezuela.

The OLACEFS Capacity Building Committee (CCC) invites applications for its virtual courses for 2014, to begin in September and aimed at supporting Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) in the region to generate and boost professional and institutional competences.

The virtual courses starting in September are as follows:

“Procurement Process Audit”, to be held on the virtual platform of Peru’s SAI with the mentorship of Chile’s SAI, from September 8 to November 9, 2014. Participants shall spend one and a half hours each day reading material, carrying out tasks and taking part in forums. Applications from two officials from each SAI are requested.

At the request of a number of SAIs, the deadline for registration for the course has been extended to Thursday, September 4.

To register for the course or make enquiries, please contact: kfernandez@contraloria.gob.pe, copying to:squinonez@contraloria.gob.pe y hdelcarpio@contraloria.gob.pe

  • “Performance Audit”, to be held on the virtual platform of Brazil’s SAI from September 17 to November 24. Participants shall spend one and a half hours each day reading material, carrying out tasks and taking part in forums. Applications from two officials from each SAI are requested.

The deadline for registration for the course is September 10.

Please register via the link: https://contas.tcu.gov.br/pls/apex/f?p=portal:detalhe:::::V:119564, and by sending the application form to: olacefs@tcu.gov.br, copying to: kfernandez@contraloria.gob.pe.

  • “Information Security in Audits”, to be held on the virtual platform of the SAI of Brazil from September 24 to October 27. Participants shall spend one and a half hours each day reading material, carrying out tasks and taking part in forums. Applications from two officials from each SAI are requested.

The deadline for registration for the course is Tuesday, September 16.

Please register via the link: https://contas.tcu.gov.br/pls/apex/f?p=portal:detalhe:::::V:122024 and by sending the application form to: olacefs@tcu.gov.br, copying to: kfernandez@contraloria.gob.pe.

  • “Quality and Oversight in the Audit Process”, to be held on the virtual platform of Venezuela’s SAI fromSeptember 22 to October 27. Participants shall spend one and a half hours each day reading material, carrying out tasks and taking part in forums. Applications from three officials from each SAI are requested.

The deadline for registration for the course  Wednesday, September 17.

To register for the course or make enquiries, please contact: kfernandez@contraloria.gob.pe, andfgonzale@cgr.gob.ve copying to: fcucho@contraloria.gob.pe.

More general information on the courses can be found attached: