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Welcome to Banker's Academy

With 30+ years of experience, Banker's Academy is the leading global provider of training solutions to the financial community. We specialize in BSA/AML, Compliance Officer, HR Professional, Teller and Branch Manager Training. We’re proud to have partnered with over 2,500 clients worldwide in various financial services industries, with a focus on banks, credit unions, and money service businesses. Let us help you reach your target audience with an innovative, results-driven educational experience.

Our Offerings

  • Extensive Catalog of required Compliance Courses maintained by Subject Matter Experts
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  • Excellent skills and concept training for Banking Industry personnel - essentials to advanced.
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  • Powerful Human Resource courses to help HR Admins achieve professional, ethical compliance for their organizations.
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  • Business Professional Skills suitable for anyone seeking to be a thought leader in their company
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  • MS Office Suite 2010 - Full beginning to advanced coverage with videos and simulations.
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  • Years of experience helping our clients define, design, develop and implement excellent learning strategies from concept to post assessment.
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  • Modern Instructional design is required for an increasingly mobile workforce. Our experts are always refining and updating our methods to maximize the new micro-learning object approach.
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  • Defining and developing a competency framework is a large undertaking. We will help you create a valid, useful tool that can be effectuated within our Learning Management System and provide excellent ROI.
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  • Employee Onboarding processes can be a challenge to organize, manage and report, but it is essential to get it right. We have automation solutions that are easy and reliable to use.
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  • Advanced, immersive System Simulations Training. We specialize in core banking systems.
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  • Product Launches need to sell and inform. We create interactive, modern launch support materials that can convey everything from simple to complex value propositions.
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  • We can custom create courses to any specification, quick and simple to sophisticated and complex.
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Banker’s Academy Introduces New Executive Team

FORT WASHINGTON, PA – Banker’s Academy, the leading global provider of training solutions to the financial services industry, announced today that Dr. Rick Burghli will serve as Chief Executive Officer.

Dr. Rick Burghli brings to Banker’s Academy more than 15 years of executive leadership experience in sophisticated software and high-impact training solutions. His career has been focused on partnering with companies worldwide to help them build, grow, and reach their full market potential. Dr. Burghli’s achievements extend across the banking, retail, telecommunications, high-end technology, hospitality, automotive, and industrial manufacturing sectors.  At Banker’s Academy, he will leverage his proven track record of results-oriented success to drive the company’s vision and strategic direction. He is committed to better serving Banker’s Academy clients with a dynamic new strategy to maximize the full spectrum of benefits from state-of-the-art training solutions. Dr. Burghli holds a PhD in Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, an MS in Mathematics and Statistics, and a BS in Electrical Engineering.

Banker’s Academy has also bolstered its executive team with the additions of Dr. Katherine Pang, Mr.  Hatem Shehab, and Mr. Jim Cannon—seasoned veterans in consulting, instructional design, and cutting-edge technology. 

“Banker’s Academy has an impressive heritage of delivering great solutions to its clients worldwide,” said Dr. Burghli. “We believe that we’ve assembled the right team to build upon that history and take our company and our clients to new heights.”

Dr. Katherine Pang has been named Chief Learning Officer. Dr. Pang has over 20 years of experience in the design, development, and delivery of educational courses, professional development, and training content across a wide range of industries. She also serves as a subject matter expert and consultant for various organizations, and is a noted speaker and author. As a leading authority on instructional design, Dr. Pang will focus on implementing Banker’s Academy’s creative vision for developing curriculum, content, and innovative learning solutions. She holds a PhD in Educational Psychology, a Masters in Educational Technology and Psychology, an MBA, a JD, and an LLM in taxation.

Mr. Jim Cannon has been appointed Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Cannon brings a wealth of experience in operational excellence and leadership of large, diverse teams in a fast-paced, service-oriented environment. A veteran corporate trainer and technology expert, Mr. Cannon has devoted much of his career to pioneering and perfecting new methods of effective, innovative training and delivery methods. He is a certified trainer in numerous software and technology applications, and has been an instructor at universities and organizations nationwide. He is also expert at designing and delivering customer service, leadership, and various other courses. At Banker’s Academy, Mr. Cannon will revitalize and oversee advanced technology platforms, operations, and innovations.

Mr. Hatem Shehab will serve as Chief Consulting Officer. Mr. Shehab is an accomplished bank training executive, with a wide span of experience in trade finance, retail banking, and commercial lending. He has successfully headed various trade, finance, and training departments of foreign banks, established training centers, and implemented training strategies as well as bank policies and procedures. Mr. Shehab is also expert at customizing and delivering training programs on a broad range of banking topics.  At Banker’s Academy, Mr. Shehab will focus on performance improvement initiatives for clients, including capacity building, in-house certification, and competency modeling. Mr. Shehab holds an MBA, a Masters in English Literature, and several professional qualifications on assessment and talent management.

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About Banker’s Academy

With 25+ years of experience and over 2,500 clients, Banker’s Academy is the leading global provider of training solutions to the financial services industry, with a focus on banks, credit unions, and money service businesses. We’re a partner you can count on to help you achieve your business goals. For more information, call 888-433-2666 or go to www.bankersacademy.com.

Banker’s Academy Names Industry Leading Expert Dr. Katherine Pang as New Chief Learning Officer

FORT WASHINGTON, PA – Banker’s Academy, the leading provider of training solutions to the financial services industry, today announced that Dr. Katherine Pang will act as Chief Learning Officer.

Dr. Pang joined Banker’s Academy in December of 2011, and since has focused on the establishment of a creative vision for instructional design to ensure that Banker’s Academy’s product designs were educationally sound, based on current research, best practices, accepted pedagogy, and the developmental needs of the target audience.

“Instructional Design is the key ingredient in making any learning solution optimal – from interactivity and effectiveness to retention and achieving the learning objectives, ultimately resulting in people doing their jobs better” said Dr. Rick Burghli, Chief Executive Officer of Banker’s Academy, “we are really fortunate to have Dr. Pang, who is a leading expert and authority on instructional design, leading our efforts in this area.”  

Dr. Pang brings over 20 years of experience in the design, development and delivery of educational courses and professional development and training content. Her expertise lies within the fields of applied skills, active learning both in an ILT, CBT and Web-Based environment. Dr. Pang has served as a subject matter expert (SME) as well as instructed, facilitated, and led numerous business skill, professional development, continuing education, academic and non-credit courses in numerous fields, including law, business, psychology, and education across numerous industries. In addition, during the course of her career, Dr. Pang has worked for public agencies, governmental agencies, private industries, and banks.

In designing and developing curricula, adopting new technologies, integrating technology with instruction and implementing training and professional education programs Banker’s Academy solidifies its already impressive global market leader position in training solutions for banks, credit unions, and money services businesses (MSBs).

“Banker’s Academy provided a great solution to its 2,500 clients over the past 25+ years and I am thrilled to be a part of such a dynamic team to help take the solution to the next level” said Pang. “The instructional design contributions being made to the courses will not only deliver greater value to our customers but set a new standard of training excellence within the financial services industry.”

Dr. Pang has a PhD in Educational Psychology, two law degrees (a JD and an LLM in Taxation), an MBA, a Masters in Educational Technology and Psychology.

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About Banker’s Academy

With 25+ years of experience and over 2,500 clients, Banker’s Academy is the leading global provider of training solutions to the financial services industry, with a focus on banks, credit unions, and money service businesses. We’re a partner you can count on to help you achieve your business goals. For more information, call 888-433-2666 or go to www.bankersacademy.com.

 

Alabama-based Savings Bank Renews and Upgrades Training Program to Full Curriculum with Banker’s Academy

FORT WASHINGTON, PA – Cullman Savings Bank, headquartered in Alabama, has chosen to renew and upgrade its training program to a full curriculum with Banker’s Academy for another year. The Bank, which until now has used Banker’s Academy’s Compliance training, will now provide the Banker’s Academy comprehensive catalog to its employees. The Bank will continue to use Banker’s Academy’s Learning Management System (LMS) for robust tracking and reporting.

The Banker’s Academy comprehensive catalog provides bank training through a package of courses, designed to meet the diverse training needs of every employee at the Bank. The courses within the catalog span more than 1,500 topics—including compliance, platform skills, branch security, sales and service, teller training, fraud, information security, lending, and more. These programs may be deployed as e-Learning, as classroom training, or as a blended program. Each course equips students with a searchable, printable library for reference and uses easy-to-understand language designed specifically for banks, credit unions, and money service businesses (MSBs).

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Cullman Savings Bank is headquartered in Cullman, Alabama, and operates three full-service locations in Cullman County. As of March 31, 2012, the Bank’s assets totaled over $224 million.

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About Banker’s Academy

With 25+ years of experience and over 2,500 clients, Banker’s Academy is the leading global provider of training solutions to the financial services industry, with a focus on banks, credit unions, and money service businesses. We’re a partner you can count on to help you achieve your business goals. For more information, call 888-433-2666 or go to www.bankersacademy.com.

Major Global, Middle East-Based Bank Renews Compliance Training with Banker’s Academy

FORT WASHINGTON, PA – Bank Hapoalim, a major global bank based in the Middle East, has chosen to renew another year of e-Learning Compliance training with Banker’s Academy for its US offices. The Bank continues to deploy Banker’s Academy’s Learning Management System (LMS) for robust tracking and reporting.

Focus on Compliance, from Banker’s Academy, is a computer-based, distance-learning program that can be delivered via Internet or Intranet. The program teaches banking compliance in an interactive, self-paced format. Focus on Compliance covers: Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), Anti Money Laundering (AML), USA PATRIOT Act, OFAC, Privacy, Reg P, Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Right to Financial Privacy, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), Reg CC & Check 21, Reg D, Reg E, Reg Z, Truth in Lending, FCRA, FACT Act, HMDA, CRA and Bank Bribery, among others. The program also includes a guide to all banking regulations, as well as a searchable library of reference materials.

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Bank Hapoalim is Israel’s largest bank and has a significant presence in global financial markets. In Israel, the Group has over 260 branches and 8 regional business centers. Overseas, Bank Hapoalim has branches and offices in North and Latin America, Europe, East Asia, Turkey, and Australia. Bank Hapoalim New York Branches is a full-service commercial bank serving the needs of businesses, their owners, and private banking customers.

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About Banker’s Academy

With 25+ years of experience and over 2,500 clients, Banker’s Academy is the leading global provider of training solutions to the financial services industry, with a focus on banks, credit unions, and money service businesses. We’re a partner you can count on to help you achieve your business goals. For more information, call 888-433-2666 or go to www.bankersacademy.com