Courses

May 2020

  1. ILO ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINERS ACADEMY

    4 May - 10 July 2020

    The ILO Entrepreneurship Trainers Academy is the first Trainers Academy offering participants the possibility of becoming certified trainers in three key ILO entrepreneurship training packages. The Academy combines intense training of trainers on both content- and methodological issues, and cannot be missed by any trainer working for a public or private institution striving to make a real difference in the lives of new or existing entrepreneurs. It is based on the most recent versions of SIYB and GET Ahead and the newly launched Financial Education package.

  2. Multinational enterprises, development and decent work: the approach of the MNE Declaration

    11 May - 5 June 2020

    This online course will look at how governments, enterprises and the social partners are encouraged to each put policies in place and engage with each other through dialogue to maximize the positive contribution of multinational enterprises to socio economic development and decent work.

  3. Managing a just transition to environmentally sustainable economies and societies

    18 - 29 May 2020

    Since the adoption of the Paris Agreement in 2015 – whose preamble explicitly refers to the just transition – countries are striving to manage the transition to sustainable economies in a fair and productive way. Reconciling decarbonisation of the economy with social justice is not an easy task. While the greening of economies brings many opportunities to achieve social objectives, the required economic restructuring also presents enormous challenges for enterprises, workers and the economy at large.

June 2020

  1. Programas y Sistemas Nacionales de Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo (course in Spanish)

    1 - 12 June 2020

    Este curso se dirige a responsables políticos, funcionarios de alto nivel y asesores de las instituciones gubernamentales encargadas de la planificación, la ejecución y la administración de la SST a nivel nacional; representantes de organizaciones de trabajadores y de empleadores que participan en el proceso de toma de decisiones en materia de SST a nivel nacional. El programa también puede ser de interés para otras personas, tales como investigadores, formadores o consultores en este campo.

  2. MANAGEMENT COURSE FOR CONSULTING AND TRAINING PROVIDERS

    1 - 5 June 2020

    The aim of this course is to create a space in which consulting and training professionals (working primarily in development, and specifically in the micro and small-enterprise development sector) can learn how to improve the performance of their companies, firms or departments dealing with consultancy and training. They will be able to upgrade their professional standards and practices, and prepare a strategy for improving the sustainability of the unit they are managing.

  3. Curso a distancia en seguridad y salud en el trabajo

    1 June - 13 November 2020

    El curso está dirigido a formadores y asesores en SST pertenecientes a organizaciones gubernamentales, de empleadores y de trabajadores que participan en la promoción de SST dentro de las empresas. El programa también puede ser de interés para otras personas de organismos profesionales o industriales, instituciones de capacitación involucradas en temas de SST y gerentes, supervisores y personal técnico a cargo de SST dentro de las empresas.

  4. E-learning course on labour inspection

    8 June - 31 July 2020

    This course will familiarize participants with the principles, functions and main characteristics of labour inspection. Participants will be able to choose from different compliance strategies and carry out a comprehensive and effective labour inspection visit relating to working conditions and occupational safety and health, applying new tools and a set of indicators for identifying the employment relationship.

  5. Enterprise formalization: policies and practices

    8 - 12 June 2020

    This course enhances the capacity of policy-makers and practitioners to formulate, implement and/or evaluate enterprise formalization measures through effective diagnostic analysis and better understanding of concepts and strategies for facilitating the transition of enterprises to the formal sector.

  6. Effective investment facilitation and sustainable development

    15 - 19 June 2020

    This five-day course will help investment promotion agencies to strengthen their investment promotion and facilitation capacities, expand their after-care services and, more broadly, enhance the development impacts of FDI flowing into their countries, particularly as regards the creation of more and better jobs. The course is run jointly by WAIPA (World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies) and the International Labour Organization (ILO).

  7. GREEN JOBS FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: CONCEPTS AND PRACTICES

    15 June - 14 August 2020

    This distance learning course provides an interactive e-learning opportunity to explore green jobs concepts and emerging practices. Through a review of tools, selected literature and best practices, participants are introduced to the labour-market implications of the transition to greener and more sustainable economies. The action-oriented curriculum is structured towards the design and implementation of green jobs policies, programmes and projects.