Banking for Beginners
Banking for Beginners is a series of short programs for the new employee. This training series is designed to help promote a general understanding of banking systems, money, deposit and loan products and other key topics that employees at a financial institution should be familiar with. This "on demand" series is accessible any time with 12 months of access.
Topics included in the Banking for Beginners Course Library includes:
Understanding Bank Performance
In partnership with over 20 state banking associations, the MBA is offering the popular, 8-part course, Understanding Bank Performance. Registrants will learn to assess and analyze a bank’s financial performance by working with data from real institutions. The following sessions are featured:
The Banking Industry
A four week course offered by ABA Training, The Banking Industry is an essential introduction to the business of banking. The course covers the evolution of banking since the 2008 financial crisis, the role of banks in the U.S. economy, and the environment in which banks operate and compete. It provides a look into various banking career tracks to inspire and prepare and motivate new bankers and covers innovations in financial products.
Next Session: September 5 - 29, 2023
Bank Lines of Business
Bank Lines of Business is a comprehensive review of the products and services that banks offer customers—from deposit products to insurance and investments—and strategies for retaining and growing market share. This four-week course deepens and broadens bank employees' understanding of how banks serve individual, small business, and corporate customers’ financial service needs.
Next Session: October 9 - November 3, 2023
Essentials of Banking Series
The Essentials of Banking Series provides a complete overview of banking principles and operations. This four-part series is a must for new and seasoned employees to deepen their banking knowledge. Sessions include: