Introduction to Internet Governance in LAC

Format: Self-study e-learning course
Language: Spanish
Duration: 30 hours
Cost: Free
Registration: Opening soon
Certification: LACNIC will issue an official certificate to students who successfully pass the course.

Target Audience:

Anyone interested in becoming familiar with some basic concepts of Internet Governance in the region of Latin America and the Caribbean.

Course Objectives:

  • To introduce participants to Internet governance from a broad perspective.
  • To understand various aspects related to the management of critical Internet resources, such as IP addresses, the DNS, and Internet protocols, as well as different issues related to the use of the Internet and its social and economic impacts.


  • Students will autonomously work through several modules where they will have access to audiovisual and reading materials. Optional self-evaluation tests will also be available after each module to allow students to check their progress.
  • The estimated course workload is approximately 30 hours, distributed as 5 hours a week.
  • After completing the course, students must take and successfully pass a final exam to obtain their certificate.

Syllabus: Download PDF

Calendar - Introduction to Internet Governance in LAC

1st 16-Jan 13-Feb 20-feb 3-Apr

Registration for each edition of the course will close on the specified date at 18:00 UTC.