The ISSA Academy diploma programme aims to enable ISSA members to gain a holistic understanding of the ISSA Guidelines and use these standards to benchmark their journey to excellence.
Training institution: The Muhanna Foundation
Training venue: Amman Marriott Hotel, Jordan
Training course topic: The ISSA Guidelines on Information Communication Technology (ICT)
Region: Open to ISSA member organizations in all regions
Information Communication Technology (ICT) is a crucial component of social security systems, contributing to increasing their quality and performance. This course is designed to develop the capacities of social protection professionals in the implementation, reform and governance of Information Communication Technology for social security systems. Its main aim will be to impart the skills required to find concrete social security system solutions through the use of ICT, focusing on the ISSA guidelines on Information and Communication Technology in two main areas: (1) governance and management, and (2) key technologies.
Who can participate
The training course is designed for managers, administrators, experts and staff working in ISSA member institutions and who have a professional interest in the Guidelines covered in this training course.
How many people can participate
Each training course can accommodate up to 25 participants from ISSA member institutions.
Applicants should complete the online nomination form no later than 1st November 2016, supported by a nomination letter from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed.
The nomination form from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed:
How to apply for the training course
Please contact the training institution to apply for this training course
Rana E. Reda
The Muhanna Foundation
John Kennedy St., Alameddine Bldg., 1st floor
Beirut – Lebanon
Phone: 00961 1 371611
Fax: 00961 1 361611
Cost of Participation
The cost of participating in this course is USD 2.600 (USD 1,750 for tuition fees and USD 850 for subsistence), excluding international air travel and airport transfers. This is payable in advance by the participant’s sponsoring organization. This covers: tuition fees; the use of training facilities and support services; training materials and books; 5 nights’ accommodation at Amman Marriott Hotel, Jordan and full board at the Hotel (breakfast, lunch and two coffee breaks).
The diploma training programme
The ISSA Academy diploma programme offers high-level training on the ISSA Guidelines for social security professionals.The training courses combine on-line assignments and on-site training for groups of participants on a specific set of ISSA Guidelines. The institutions that provide the training courses are accredited members of the ISSA Training Consortium.