Jhb Child and Family Welfare Society

​​FSB Training Guides were handed out to all trainers

Johannesburg child and family welfare society look at the welfare of their finances

By Loshini Govender, Community Relations Officer, Financial Services Board Consumer Education Department

The Consumer Education Department (CED) of the Financial Services Board (FSB) also takes the message or consumer financial education to Community Based Organisations (CBO’S) in the form of train-the-trainer workshops. The aim of the training is for CBO’s to conduct further workshops on behalf of the FSB for members of their various organisations. The workshop was held on 20 November 2013 at the training premises of the Johannesburg Child and Welfare Society in Fox Street, Johannesburg.

The training took place over three hours and covered the following topics; the role of the FSB, managing your money – budgeting and saving, the role of the Ombudsman and complaints handling procedures.

FSB training guides and resource support material were handed out to all trainees. The training involved practical activities as well as informative group discussions.​