New York, New York (PressExposure) October 23, 2008 -- The American Banker's Association (ABA) has approved Edcomm Banker's Academy's bank training course, Ethics: Code of Conduct, for continuing education credit offerings. Ethics: Code of Conduct helps bank professionals to earn credit towards achieving or renewing their Certified Bank Teller (CBT) certification.
The CBT certification formally recognizes professionals working in the financial industry and supports their efforts at continuing their education and development. The CBT certification helps tellers to become knowledgeable and skilled at teller operations, sales and service, banking basics, specific business competencies, and ethics. Edcomm Bankerâs Academyâs Ethics: Code of Conduct helps bank professionals earn their CBT certification by covering topics such as: Bank Property, Insider Trading, Use of Information, Outside Activities, Code of Conduct Violations, Reporting Code Violations, Conflicts of Interest, Use of Position, Prohibited Financial Interests, Gifts and Entertainment.
Ethics: Code of Conduct communicates the laws, policies and procedures that govern every action of every employee at the bank, reducing the risk of costly litigation and corporate image damage. Ethics: Code of Conduct provides comprehensive online Code of Conduct training for all bank employees, from the executive team to the entry-level employee. It informs participants about what is and is not acceptable business behavior, and what is expected of all bank employees. Ethics: Code of Conduct provides the legal policies that affect all employees, and it also underscores the ethical responsibilities of each individual employee to the bank.
Since 1875, the American Bankers Associations has been dedicated to representing banks of all sizes on issues of national importance for financial institutions and customers. The ABA brings together all categories of banking institutions to best represent the interests of the financial industry. With a membership comprising of community, regional and money center banks and holding companies, as well as savings associations, trust companies and savings banks, ABA reigns as the largest banking trade association in the country.
The Edcomm Group Bankerâs Academy is a 21-year-old multimedia education and communication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business solutions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providing bottom-line results. The Edcomm Group Bankerâs Academy has had the privilege of assisting many distinguished clients with business solutions in the form of eLearning programs, classroom instruction, multimedia production and online and print based documentation. Edcomm Banker's Academy offers many off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance Training and Systems Training specifically designed for Banks, Credit Unions and Money Services Businesses (MSBs).
The Edcomm Group Banker's Academy (www.edcomm.com) (www.bankersacademy.com) is headquartered in New York City with an Advanced Design Center located in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania.