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.Frequently Asked Questions
Education and Training for Community Bankers
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.
Start Planning Your 2020 Fall Training
While we’ve all become accustomed to Zoom meetings in our new normal, attending a virtual training requires a different level of consideration.
So, to help you maximize your participation at Community Banker University®, our team has compiled tips and resources to help you focus, engage, and get the most out of your learning experience.Download the Guide See Full Calendar
The Compliance Vault
The Compliance Vault is a reliable search tool that helps you find answers to your regulatory compliance questions, with access to over 2,500 Q&As, select online courses, and documents. Find up-to-date answers about topics from across the compliance spectrum. The ICBA Compliance Vault is a complimentary benefit to all ICBA members.
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.
The Bank Director Program
The Bank Director Program provides exclusive director-related training, tailored to meet the needs of your board and delivered through bi-monthly newsletters, online training, a governance helpline and preferred pricing on resources and events.Bank Director Program
Leadership Academy Program
The Leadership Academy is a comprehensive, innovative leadership training curriculum. It provides community bankers with the opportunity to learn leadership skills, technical banking knowledge, and how advocacy impacts change within the banking industry.
"Our Mission: Offer the Very Best Online Courses at the Very Best Price"
Community Banker University offers nearly 300 online courses in subjects designed for community bankers. All of the Community Banker University courses now have full audio and randomized test questions.
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 course for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.
ICBA's Community Banker University is approved to offer continuing professional education (CPE) credits for all of its training. Each group live event will note the exact number of CPE credits granted for successful Community Banker University group live training. To be awarded 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.