FTPS Implements the Basic Records and Communication Officers’ Course for FY 2021

The Carlos P. Romulo School of Diplomacy – Functional and Transition Programs Section (CPRSD – FTPS) concluded the Basic Records and Communication Officers’ Course (BRCOC), held from 15 to 23 February 2021. Thirty-four (34) personnel from the Home Office and Consular Offices participated in the Course. BRCOC 2021 was the first online records and communication continue reading : FTPS Implements the Basic Records and Communication Officers’ Course for FY 2021

FSI Successfully Concludes Its Online Language Courses – 2020 Series

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) recently concluded its online Beginner and Post-Beginner Language Courses that began in 2020. These language courses covered Bahasa Indonesia, French, and Spanish. The French Online Course (Level A1.2) was conducted from 20 August 2020 to 13 January 2021 with 36 participants; the Spanish Online Course (Level A1.2) from 6 July continue reading : FSI Successfully Concludes Its Online Language Courses – 2020 Series

SEC. LOCSIN URGES FILIPINO DIPLOMATS TO “GO WHERE IT COUNTS” TO COUNTER VIOLENT EXTREMISM

“In my watch, we’re gonna go when it is dangerous to go when things really count,” said Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr., in the webinar, “Contemporary Application of Counterterrorism Concepts,” organized by the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) on 5 February 2021. Secretary Locsin also reminded the webinar participants that diplomacy is continue reading : SEC. LOCSIN URGES FILIPINO DIPLOMATS TO “GO WHERE IT COUNTS” TO COUNTER VIOLENT EXTREMISM

FSI Completes Online Course on Passport Services – Advanced Level

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI), through the Carlos P. Romulo School of Diplomacy (CPRSD), successfully completed the Online Course on Passport Services-Advanced Level (OCPS-AL), a fully asynchronous online course. Thirty-six (36) personnel from the Department of Foreign Affairs’ (DFA’s) Home Office, Consular Offices, and Foreign Service Posts participated in the Course. CPRSD’s Functional and Transition continue reading : FSI Completes Online Course on Passport Services – Advanced Level

FSI offers first full Course on Public Diplomacy and Global Reputation Management

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) trained 24 personnel of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Public Diplomacy and Global Reputation Management from 9 November to 4 December 2020. The Course covered Public Diplomacy, Philippine National Identity, Symbolic Action, Nation Branding for Diplomats, Risk Assessment, Crisis Communication, and Using Social Media to Communicate a Nation continue reading : FSI offers first full Course on Public Diplomacy and Global Reputation Management

FTPS Ends 2020 with PDOS Batch 5

The Functional and Transition Programs Section (FTPS) under the Carlos P. Romulo School of Diplomacy (CPRSD), Foreign Service Institute (FSI), concluded its fifth Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS) for 2020 from 7 to 18 December 2020. Forty (40) participants attended the Course: 27 from the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and 13 from DFA’s partner agencies, continue reading : FTPS Ends 2020 with PDOS Batch 5

FSI Completes its First 100% Online Basic Russian Language Course

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) completed its first 100% online Basic Russian Language Course (BRLC) from 04 August to 17 November 2020. Twenty-two (22) personnel from the Department of Foreign Affairs’ (DFA’s) Home Office, Consular Offices, and other Government Agencies participated in the course. The course was intended for DFA personnel and DFA’s partner agencies continue reading : FSI Completes its First 100% Online Basic Russian Language Course