Featured Learning and Development Opportunities
Loan Documentation Seminar - April 3, Macon
, Cadence Bank
, will help attendees prevent loan losses through the implementation of proper loan structuring and documentation techniques. Topics covered include identifying the borrower and collateral, evidencing the debt, attaching and perfecting the collateral, real estate specifics and more. Register here.
Bank Security Conference - April 11-12, St. Simons Island
With sessions on bank and ATM robbery, elder financial exploitation, fraud, active shooter events and natural disasters, this annual conference offers something for every banker with responsibilities in bank security. Special thanks to the GBA Security Committee
chaired by Angela Slay
of United Community Bank
for planning this program. Register here.
Fair Lending for HMDA & Non-HMDA Banks Seminar - April 16. Macon
of Bank Compliance Services
will provide an in-depth look at fair lending, including the process used to conduct side-by-side loan file analysis, common loan practices with potential fair lending effects and other components of an effective fair lending program. Register here.
New Account Documentation & Compliance Seminar - April 17, Macon
of Training Resources Consulting, LLC
, will go over every aspect of account opening – from personal accounts, the court ordered Trusts, simple business to the challenges of more complicated layered business structures. Participants will receive the training manual customized to Georgia law that has become known as the "technical reference handbook" for new account departments across the country. Register here.
The Information Security Officer (ISO) Seminar - April 23, Macon
, Safe Systems
, will give participants an understanding of regulatory requirements and expectations as well as defining internal roles and responsibilities, including coordination with NetAdmins, reporting to the Board of Directors, leading the IT Steering Committee and the ISO’s role in audits and examinations. Register here.
Basic Compliance Workshops - April 29 - May 1, Macon
, Bank Compliance Services
, will present back-to-back seminars on compliance basics. First, on April 29, the Basic Deposit and Operations Compliance
seminar will cover BSA, EFTA/Regulation E and UDAAPs (Unfair, Deceptive or Abusive Acts or Practices). Then, on April 30 - May 1, the Basic Lending Compliance
seminar will cover lending compliance requirements, common problem areas and more. Participants will get extensive question-and-answer opportunities and complete several real-world lending compliance reviews. Topics to be covered include underwriting consumer real estate loans, ability-to-repay rules, flood insurance compliance, processing TRID loans, HMDA and fair lending. Click the links above for more information and to register.
GBA Marketing Peer Group - April 30, Macon
GBA’s spring Marketing Peer Group meeting will include an attendee favorite peer exchange session as well as a vendor information exchange session as well as industry relevant speakers. Register here.