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Community Banker University

ICBA's Community Banker University® is a modernized educational platform that provides community bankers with premier and industry-specific professional development and educational opportunities for all stages of their careers.

We partner with the industry’s finest educational leaders to bring unparalleled education made exclusively for community bankers.  Educational offerings are presented using a variety of delivery channels in an effort to respond to the various learning preferences of community bankers.

By providing relevant education and learning opportunities to individuals, Community Banker University® can ultimately empower and inspire them to do great things at America’s community banks.  Together with our education partners, we are building better community bankers.

Frequently Asked Questions

communitybankeruniversity@icba.org

800-422-7285

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Upcoming Training

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    Jun
    15
    ICBA Members: $695 *Price Before May 15
    ICBA Members: $795 *Price After May 15
    Non-Member: $895
    Nonbankers: $1,195
    Bank Director Program Participants: $495

    June 15 - June 16, 2020
    June 16, 2020
    Community Bank Mergers & Acquisitions Workshop - MN
    Event Type: Seminar/Institutes
    Executive C-Suite Training, Director, Bank Director Program
    Minneapolis, MN
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    Jun
    18
    ICBA Members: Complimentary (Members Only)
    June 18 - June 18, 2020
    June 18, 2020
    Webinar: ICBA Community Bank Briefing – Q2
    Event Type: Webinar
    Leadership Development, Director, Executive C-Suite Training, Career Development, ICBA Webinar
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    ICBA Community Bank Briefing--Highlighting News & Happenings from Inside the Beltway and Across the US - Q2
    Product Type: Webinar On Demand MP4 Download
     
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    Jun
    22
    ICBA Member: $1,295* 
    Non-Member: $1,695* 
    Nonbanker: $2,095* 
    *Testing fee not included
    June 22 - June 25, 2020
    June 25, 2020
    Risk Management Institute - MN
    Event Type: Seminar/Institutes
    Risk Management Certification, Featured on Homepage, Executive C-Suite Training, Cybersecurity, Compliance
    Minneapolis, MN
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    Jun
    23
    ICBA Members: $199
    Non-Members: $299
    June 23 - June 23, 2020
    June 23, 2020
    Webinar: Compensation Practices for Community Banks
    Event Type: Webinar
    Leadership Development, ICBA Webinar, Executive C-Suite Training, Director
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    Compensation Practices for Community Banks
    Product Type: Webinar On Demand MP4 Download | DVD
     
    ICBA Members: $219
    Non-Members: $319
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    Jul
    21
    ICBA Members: $199
    Non-Members: $299
    July 21 - July 21, 2020
    July 21, 2020
    Webinar: Building and Maintaining a Compliant IRA Program
    Event Type: Webinar
    Teller, Technology, Security, Payments, Operations, Marketing, Lending, Leadership Development, ICBA Webinar, Executive C-Suite Training, Director, Compliance, Auditing
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    Building and Maintaining a Compliant IRA Program 2020
    Product Type: Webinar On Demand MP4 Download | DVD
     
    ICBA Members: $219
    Non-Members: $319
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    Jul
    30
    ICBA Members: $199
    Non-Members: $299
    July 30 - July 30, 2020
    July 30, 2020
    Webinar: Real Time Payments
    Event Type: Webinar
    Technology, Operations, Payments, Executive C-Suite Training, Leadership Development, Director, ICBA Webinar
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    Real Time Payments
    Product Type: Webinar On Demand MP4 Download | DVD
     
    ICBA Members: $219
    Non-Members: $319

ICBA Certification Program

To date, more than 4,000 community banking professionals are certified through ICBA.ICBA Certification Programs are designed to elevate professional standards, enhance individual performance, and designate community bankers who demonstrate proficient skills and knowledge to manage key operational areas of a financial institution.

For more information and curriculum outlines for each certification program, click below:

Online Education Center

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"Our Mission: Offer the Very Best Online Courses at the Very Best Price"

Community Banker University offers nearly 300 courses in subjects designed for community bankers. All of the Community Banker University courses now have full audio and randomized test questions.

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Continuing Professional Education Information

Community Banker University® is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.  State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.  Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

ICBA’s Community Banker University is approved to offer Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits for all of its Group Live training.  Each group live event will note the exact number of CPE credits granted for successful completion.  Unless otherwise noted, there are no prerequisites or previous experience necessary to attend Community Banker University group live training.  To be awarded the full CPE credits, you must be present and attend the full training session.  When requested, you will be asked to sign into the event to affirm initial attendance.  For more information regarding refund, concerns, and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 800-422-7285.