SAQA ID: 61589 | NATIONAL CERTIFICATE: BANKING, NQF LEVEL 5: 120 CREDITS

The banking industry is one of the most important sectors of the economy. With the rapid growth and evolution of the products and services offered by banks and an increasing requirement for financial inclusion in the world, there is a huge demand for professionals with specialized knowledge and skills. These include areas like commercial banking, credit management, trade finance, and investment banking. Even insurance as an industry is gaining importance.

Coursework for the AACA banking online course, will include an overview of national and international banking systems, regulations that govern the lending, investment and holding of funds. Students will also learn about financial markets, institutions and corporations.

The course edifies the role and environment of financial management, while it also showcases how to analyse financial performance. Students will learn about long-term financial decisions as well as the tools available in making short term decisions. The aim of our course is to ensure that our students become leading banking experts.

The courses is designed to emulate the real-world environment and in that environment banking experts are expected to discuss products such as loans, savings and investment options, while also helping clients with financial advice to solve potential problems or in regard to their financial future. This course is suited for people who are proficient, professional, efficient, have excellent communication skills and boasts the ability to work with extreme accuracy.

The AACA course is designed with the same intensity and quality as our on-campus learning, with the added flexibility of studying from anywhere in the world. Making use of the latest technologies in virtual learning, we are able to deliver to you the experience that makes AACA the best. The lessons are delivered though our App and live online class lectures.

This course is perfect for anyone, young or old, student or employed, passionate about the discipline of banking.

COURSE INFO:
Course Start Date: 25/01/2021
Duration: One Year
Number of Lessons: +/- 80

Curriculum

The one-year online course, is delivered in 4 cycles. Each cycle offers a unique approach and is designed to take the student through an exciting experience of learning about long-term financial decisions as well as the tools available in making short term decisions, an overview of national and international banking systems, regulations that govern the lending, investment and holding of funds, financial markets, institutions and corporations.

This qualification represents a planned combination of learning outcomes in the field of business, commerce and management studies and specifically the field of banking which has the purpose to provide students, the competence and the basis for further learning.

Requirements

a) Minimum Qualification Requirements
• Grade 12 or Matric or Equivalent
• ID or Valid Passport
• Proof of residence
• Curriculum Vitae
• Competence in Communication, Mathematical and Computer literacy at NQF Level 4.

b) Course Requirements
• Laptop
• Smartphone
• Internet connection

Modules:
• Commercial Banking
• Credit Management
• Trade and Finance
• Investment Banking
• Insurance
• An overview of national and international banking systems
• Regulations that govern the lending, investment and holding of funds.
• Financial markets
• Institutions and corporations.

Certification

SAQA ID: 61589: NQF Level 5 – National Certificate: Banking:120 Credits
AACA certificate of completion.

CAREER PATH

  • Data Architect
  • Banking Teller
  • Financial Advisor/ Financial planner
  • Banking Business Analyst
  • Corporate Banker
  • Banking Assistant
  • Business Development Manager – Banking
  • Internal Auditor
  • Corporate Banking Manager
  • Account Executive (Commercial Banking)