FSI Develops Confident Speakers with its Course on Speech Writing and Delivery

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) conducted the Course on Speech Writing and Delivery (CSWD) on 28 October 2020, with personnel from the Department of Foreign Affairs’ (DFA’s) Home Office and Consular Offices participating. CSWD is the last Course under the three-part English Language Training Program for DFA personnel. This Course intends to build the participants’ continue reading : FSI Develops Confident Speakers with its Course on Speech Writing and Delivery

FSI conducts online Administrative Officers’ Course for DFA Personnel

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) conducted an online Administrative Officers Course from 19 to 30 October 2020 where 29 Administrative Officers (AOs) of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) participated. These AOs are assigned and/or identified to assume AO duties and responsibilities in the Home Office and at Foreign Service Posts. This training program aimed continue reading : FSI conducts online Administrative Officers’ Course for DFA Personnel

FSI Launches its Asynchronous Online Course on Gender-Fair Language

The Foreign Service Institute’s (FSI’s) Functional and Transition Program Section (FTPS) has launched its Online Course on Gender-Fair Language (OCGFL), which is a fully asynchronous course. The Course is also part of FSI’s Gender and Development (GAD)- mainstreaming efforts. As a GAD project, OCGFL aims to equip its participants with the proper understanding of the continue reading : FSI Launches its Asynchronous Online Course on Gender-Fair Language

26 DFA personnel complete FSI’s Cultural Officers’ Course

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) conducted the Cultural Officers’ Course (CuOC) online from 05 to 14 October 2020. The Course was designed for foreign service personnel who will be assigned and/or identified to assume Cultural Officer duties and responsibilities at the Foreign Service Posts. Twenty-six (26) DFA personnel participated in CuOC, which was conducted through continue reading : 26 DFA personnel complete FSI’s Cultural Officers’ Course

FSI includes re-entry plan in PDOS

The Foreign Service Institute’s (FSI’s) Functional and Transition Programs Section (FTPS) conducted its third Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS Batch 3-2020) from 28 September to 09 October 2020. PDOS is a regular training that FSI offers. It is conducted in batches for officers and staff of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and its partner agencies continue reading : FSI includes re-entry plan in PDOS

Spouses of Foreign Service Personnel Attend Online PDOS

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) successfully conducted the online “Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS) for Spouses of Foreign Service Personnel” on 07 – 08 October 2020 in synchronous sessions via Google Meet. Twelve (12) spouses of personnel due for posting from the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), the Philippine Marine Corps (PMC), and the Department of continue reading : Spouses of Foreign Service Personnel Attend Online PDOS