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 Good Governance
Region: Open to ISSA member organizations in all regions
The ISSA Guidelines on Good Governance offer practical guidance for the board and management and address, in addition, nine strategic areas in social security administration: strategic planning; operational risk management; internal operations audit; actuarial soundness; enforcing the "prudent person" principle in investment management; prevention and control of corruption and fraud; service standards for members and beneficiaries; human resource policies; and investments in information and communication technology (ICT) infrastructure.
Who can participate
The training course is designed for administrators, experts and senior staff working in ISSA member institutions that have a professional interest in governance at the board and management level.
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.
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.