January 2021  

Featured Learning and Development Opportunities
Remote Work: How Banks Can Build and Lead a Team - Jan. 21, Webinar
We’ve been navigating uncharted waters for months now and remote work looks like it’s here to stay. While remote work is new to so many of us -- it’s not new to BELAY, which has been growing a successful company through remote work for over 10 years and is proud to lead the charge in disrupting the status quo by dismantling the way things have always been done. Join Krisha Buehler, BELAY’s vice president of human resources, as she shares answers to some of the most asked questions regarding remote work in this new webinar. Register here.
Georgia BankPAC Sporting Clays Tournament - Feb. 11, Sparta
Leadership GBA will host its fourth-annual Sporting Clays Tournament Feb. 11 at Old Hudson Plantation in Sparta. We’re really looking forward to getting together, being outside and showing support for GBA’s State BankPAC. To reserve your spot, click here, and be sure to invite your fellow bankers, customers, prospects, directors and elected officials to join you.
Operations and Technology Conference -Feb. 24-26, St. Simons
GBA’s Operations and Technology Committee has been working hard on the program agenda for the Feb. 24-26 Operations and Technology Conference. Registration is now open. The agenda is almost ready but we have confirmed sessions on payment system trends, fintechs, SolarWinds, mobile apps, Microsoft Teams and much more. We will offer two types of registration options, in-person or virtual. Click here to register.
Georgia Banking School - May 2-7, 2021, Athens
For more than 50 years, the school has developed generations of Georgia bank leaders who shape the industry in our state. It offers everything you want and expect from an investment in banker education, specifically preparing the next generation of bank leaders, building the pool of management-level talent in your bank, and connecting students to the most knowledgeable industry experts and a community of fellow bankers. Enroll here.
GBA Compliance School - Year One - May 2-7, 2021, Athens
The school’s new, Year One curriculum will provide students with a solid foundation on compliance fundamentals and ensures that a bank’s internal compliance program is sufficiently comprehensive to avoid costly compliance violations. Enroll here.
Facilitated Online Courses
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Self-Paced Online Courses

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ABA Certificates

Certificates build the skills necessary for a specific position in the bank and can be taken entirely online as a certificate curriculum. The programs are continually reevaluated and refined to reflect the current needs of bankers in their jobs today and changes in the industry. There are multiple certificates available in each of the categories below.
  • Business Banking & Commercial Lending
  • Compliance & Risk Management
  • Mortgage Lending
  • Retail Banking & Marketing
  • Wealth Management & Trust
  • Executive Education
See all available certificates here. (click "member" status)