Kansas Bankers Association

Online Training/Certification Partners

Just as bankers need to respond to their customers’ needs, we make it a top priority to respond to yours. KBA is pleased to offer a variety of online training opportunities that are cost effective, convenient and results oriented. Even though online delivery does not replace the need to send staff out to conferences and seminars, it can serve as an effective training supplement with enormous flexibility.  

SBS Institute

The SBS Institute is uniquely designed to serve the banking industry by providing cyber education to better prepare students and their financial institution for cybersecurity threats and regulations. These banking specific, role-based certifications allow students to master the concepts and technologies required to perform essential cybersecurity functions. The SBS Institute certifications include real-world cybersecurity issues and establish solutions that make cybersecurity responsibilities more efficient and effective. The certification program is designed around three learning paths: Executive, Manager,  and Technical. Each path contains a list of applicable job titles, making it clear which courses are for you based on your job. Each learning path also includes one core certification and a variety of specialized certifications. A core certification is not a pre-requisite of a specialized certification, but is rather a natural starting point within the learning pathThe online course is a ten week option which allows the student to fit the course into their schedule. The student is able to watch lectures and complete any and all work at their convenience. The onsite option is offered at the discretion of the KBA.

BVS Dynamic Learning

KBA has partnered with BVS Performance Systems to provide state-of-the-art, internet-based training for our members. Interactive, engaging, comprehensive bank courseware combined with a learning management system that makes it easy to manage, assign and track all of your bank's training activities: that's BVS.  With the Dynamic Learning blended learning approach, your employees can access the right tools and techniques to help them get the most out of their training. KBA members receive preferred pricing.

OnCourse Learning

OnCourse Learning Financial Services is a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance training for the bank, mortgage, credit union, gaming and nonbank financial services industries. OnCourse Learning Financial Services educates more than 85,000 financial services professionals each year and has developed more than 1,100 financial services courses. Its parent company, OnCourse Learning, has been delivering continuing education, pre-licensing and corporate training for more than 60 years.  KBA members receive preferred pricing. 

ABA eLearning

These are skill-building courses ranging from one to four hours in length that cover retail, consumer, small business and commercial banking topics as well as compliance and trust and wealth management . Students can begin at anytime, on any day, since all coursework and quizzes are completed over the Internet and no textbook is needed.