Training opportunities

23- 24
Financial Education:Training of Trainers

Monday, October 23, 2023 to Friday, November 24, 2023

Introduction to the course

The ILO Social finance programme and the International Training Center of the ILO offer participants the possibility to become certified trainers in the ILO Financial education training package. This Online Training of Trainers (O-TOT) combines intense training of trainers on both content and methodological issues. The programme contains certification options to candidates who are willing to finalize it and become ILO certified national trainers in Financial education.

Who attends this course?

The programme welcomes: – Representatives of public and regulatory authorities willing to upgrade their skills as trainers and financial education experts – Staff of financial service providers in charge of working with vulnerable population groups – Trainers working for public or private institutions, BDS providers, microfinance institutions, consultants; – Established ILO certified trainers who want to upgrade their skills and/or become trainers in new training packages; – Managers who are in search for partnership and wish to learn more about the training offered by the ILO for their programmes and projects.


The programme consists of the following phases:


Preparatory phase 

E-Campus: 23 October – 10 November 2023

The preparatory phase will be conducted on the ITC-ILO E-campus and may require up to 15 hours of work, self-paced and self-managed. It can be done from any computer with Internet access. Participants will familiarize themselves with basic financial literacy knowledge and concepts, the content of the ILO training package and related on-line training methodologies.


Training of trainers (Online TOT)

Webinar sessions: 13 – 24 November 2023

Delivered by ILO’s Financial Education international and regional trainers, this phase is around 35 hours of work. Upon successful completion of the on-line training of trainers, participants will receive a Certificate of Participation.

The certificate of participation provides a right to proceed to the next phase as an ILO national trainer candidate in financial education.

Upon receiving the certificate of participation, participating trainers are given a right to deliver 3 training courses to final beneficiaries (see description below).

Webinar schedule 

Zoom sessions will take place from 9.00 to 13.00 CET time (ROME) every day, during 10 working days, with 30 minutes break. Recordings will be made available for participants.

  • Language English