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

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

FSI’s Consular Assistants’ Course to Improve Delivery of Consular Services

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) conducted the Consular Assistants’ Course (CAC) Batch 02-2020 online from 10 to 24 August 2020. The Course was designed for foreign service personnel handling consular duties and/or will be assigned in the future to perform consular work in the Home Office and at Foreign Service Posts. Twenty-six (26) DFA personnel continue reading : FSI’s Consular Assistants’ Course to Improve Delivery of Consular Services

28 DFA personnel complete the Course on Writing Memoranda and Letters

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) successfully completed its Course on Writing Memoranda and Letters (CWML) on 26 August 2020, with 28 personnel from the Department of Foreign Affairs’ (DFA’s) Home Office and Consular Offices participating in the Course. CWML is the second of the three-part English Language Program of FSI. As a Course building on continue reading : 28 DFA personnel complete the Course on Writing Memoranda and Letters

FSI’s Basic Course on Economic Diplomacy expands its reach

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) recently completed its Basic Course on Economic Diplomacy (BCED), with more than half or 59.46% of its participants coming from the Department of Foreign Affairs’ (DFA’s) Consular Offices (COs). This development is an indicator of the Institute’s success in expanding its reach during its shift to 100% digital learning. Thirty-seven continue reading : FSI’s Basic Course on Economic Diplomacy expands its reach

FSI trains DFA’s Property Officers

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) is developing the capability and confidence of foreign service personnel to manage and conserve government properties. This end-goal guided the Institute’s Training Team in developing and offering the Property Officers’ Course (POC) conducted from 03 to 07 August 2020. Twenty-seven (27) personnel of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) assigned continue reading : FSI trains DFA’s Property Officers