Three new online courses offered starting March

The Committee for Capacity Building (CCC)and the OLACEFS Executive Secretariat announce the launch of the call for applications for OLACEFS’ courses, 2014.

The courses will begin in March with the aim of continuing to support the region’s Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) in generating and maximizing their professional and institutional competencies.

The online courses starting in March are the following:

  • Online Course on Biodiversity Audit, offered via the virtual platform of the Court of Accounts of the Union of Brazil (TCU) from March 12 to April 21, 2014. The course is aimed primarily at SAIs whose auditors will be participating in the Coordinated Audit on Biodiversity to be undertaken as per the COMTEMA work plan, or those who have the opportunity to spread the knowledge of methods and techniques applied in the course to the staff of their SAI.

The registration deadline for the course is Friday, February 28, 2014.

  • Online Course on the Audit of General Controls of Information Technologies, offered via the virtual platform of the Court of Accounts of the Union of Brazil (TCU) from March 24 to May 5, 2014, and aimed primarily at SAIs whose auditors will be participating in the Coordinated Audit on the Governance of Information Technologies, or those who have the opportunity to spread the knowledge of methods and techniques applied in the course to the staff of their SAIs.

The registration deadline for the course is Friday, March 7, 2014.

To register for courses or make enquiries, please contact: olacefs@tcu.gov.br and kfernandez@contraloria.gob.pe.

  • Online Course on Risk-Based Audit, offered via the virtual platform of Peru’s SAI and under the mentorship of the Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic of Colombia, from March 17 to May 18, 2014, during which period participants must devote one-and-a-half hours a day to reading contents, carrying out tasks and participating in forums.

The registration deadline for the course is Thursday, March 6, 2014.

To register for the course or to make enquiries, please contact:  kfernandez@contraloria.gob.pe andhdelcarpio@contraloria.gob.pe

For further information on the courses, please follow the links: