ABA Training

ABA Training is a comprehensive source for training and education available through the American Bankers Association (ABA) and brought to you through the Minnesota Bankers Association, your Local ABA Training Provider.

ABA Training includes extensive learning opportunities suited to specific job roles, in both facilitated and self-paced online formats, as well as in person. Online training delivers unmatched content that meets the needs of today’s learners and the changing demographics of the banking industry. Many courses meet the requirements for ABA certificates and diplomas, and of the Institute of Certified Bankers (ICB) for exam or continuing education credits.

Flexible and cost-effective, ABA’s online training opportunities are continually updated to provide a superior learning experience that can be accessed from anywhere, at any time.

Facilitated Online Training Courses

These courses are delivered in an online classroom environment where students are guided though the course together, but work independently on their own assignments. Facilitated online courses offer banking-specific content supported by:

  • A connected, collaborative community of learners
  • Experienced instructors with banking expertise
  • Exercises and exams to validate your understanding
  • A flexible weekly schedule with no set day or time to be online
  • ACE College credit recommendations

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Self-Paced Online Training Courses

These courses offer the greatest flexibility in skill-building and practical application, as they are independent study and include real-life practice scenarios. Self-paced online courses offer:

  • Rich interactivities in mobile-ready courses
  • Frequent self-checks to measure comprehension
  • Built-in tools and job aids to support ongoing learning

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For more than 100 years, bankers have taken advantage of ABA certificates to prepare for careers in banking and to enhance the skills and knowledge they already possess. Certificates build the skills necessary for a specific position in the bank and can be taken entirely online as a certificate curriculum.

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ABA Textbooks and Reference Materials

ABA textbooks support the ABA Training curriculum. They are used in the delivery of facilitated online courses, and can also be used to deliver training in your bank. Reference materials in compliance and trust support the ICB exam prep courses, and are also standalone resources for professionals in those disciplines.

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ABA Briefings

ABA Briefings are an efficient and cost-effective way to stay on top of current issues facing the banking industry. Accessed by phone or over the Internet in 60-90 minute sessions, ABA Briefings keep you current without leaving your office.

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Need a transcript or a report of your participation in MBA education programs?

We can provide you with an official transcript of your programs for a small fee. As a complimentary member service, we can also provide you with a report of your participation in MBA education programs. Transcript Request Form

For information about specific classes, contact Chris Harrison, Senior Education Coordinator at 952-857-2634, Fax: 952-896-1100 or email chrish@minnbankers.com.

ABA Course Catalog