Actuarial work for social security: ILO/ISSA Guidelines, knowledge-sharing and innovation

Actuarial work for social security: ILO/ISSA Guidelines, knowledge-sharing and innovation
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Actuarial work for social security: ILO/ISSA Guidelines, knowledge-sharing and innovation

8–12 Giugno 2020
The course is available in English

This course is part of the ISSA Diploma Programme, which offers high-level training on the ISSA guidelines for social security professionals. ISSA member organizations recognize that enhancing staff skills, nurturing talent, and building competencies are central to building and maintaining a motivated workforce.

The ISSA Guidelines on Actuarial Work in Social Security help professionals improve the structures and processes of their work. This course provides guidance on the planning, managing, financing, and provisioning of social security benefits, taking into account that duties vary among stakeholders.

Join a network of actuarial practitioners in this highly specialized course.

Key features
Learn differently

The Centre’s training methods include videos and online demos

High-level resources

Learn from ILO specialists, ITCILO trainers, and external lecturers

Three phases

Learning begins at home, continues in the classroom, and ends with an individual assignment

Personalized training

Each participant completes a final report related to their organization

Who attends this course?
  • Social security professionals from ISSA member organizations, especially those working as actuaries
What topics does this course cover?

This course was designed specifically for actuaries from ISSA member organizations.

  • Actuarial work
  • Social security
  • Social protection
What will I learn?

All training materials are organized according to the core sections of the ISSA guidelines.

  • Topics related to operational management, including benefit calculations and determination of factors
  • All about reporting, communication, and disclosure
  • How to improve staffing and training within institutions
What will I be able to do?

Participants leave this course connected to a global network of professionals.

  • Adhere to actuarial roles and responsibilities as detailed in the ISSA guidelines
  • Reflect on how the guidelines are applied within your organization, and strengthen where possible
  • Join and interact with a network of ISSA practitioners
Why should I join?

The course consists of 50 total hours of learning, broken up into three phases.

  • The online pre-training phase allows participants to begin gradually and at different paces.
  • Participants are encouraged to share individual, international experiences during the on-site training days.
  • Each participant receives a diploma upon completion of the post-training assignment.

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