Registration deadline: 22 April 2016
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: International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization
Training venue: ITC-ILO training centre, Turin, Italy
Training course topic: 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 who 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.
How to apply for the training course
Please contact the training institution to apply for this training course
Mr Charles Crevier
Tel.: +39 011 6936 524
Applicants should complete the online nomination form no later than 22 April 2016, supported by a nomination letter from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed.
The nomination form can be found at:
The diploma training programme
The ISSA Academy diploma programme offers high-level training courses 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.