Diplomas and Certificates

The Center for Financial Training currently offers sixteen nationally-recognized diplomas and certificates, with concentrations in key areas of the financial services industry. The courses required for each of these diplomas and certificates are industry-related and provide practical information useful in the workplace.

    Diplomas
  • General Financial Services
  • Advanced Financial Services
  • Real Estate Lending
  • Consumer Lending
  • Commercial Lending
  • Financial Services Management
  • Financial Services Marketing
  • Financial Services Operations
    Certificates
  • Professional Teller
  • Introduction to Supervision
  • Introduction to Financial Services
  • Introduction to Financial Services Marketing
  • Introduction to Financial Services Operations
  • Introduction to Human Resources
  • Introduction to Credit Analysis
  • Introduction to Lending

Click Here to view Center for Financial Training diploma and certificate requirement worksheets.
To request a Center for Financial Training diploma or certificate evaluation of your transcript,
please contact Marta Carey via email at marta@cftnow.org (Click Here to view a sample evaluation report)

Students can earn the necessary credits to obtain/achieve these diplomas and certificates through a variety of options:

  • Instructor Facilitates Online Courses - Continuous “Start Dates” Make Taking a Class More Convenient Than Ever!
  • Guided Self-Study Courses - Work at Your Own Pace - You Decide Where and When to Complete the Course Work!

Up to 1/2 of the credits required for each of these diplomas and certificates may be transferred from a college or university. The Center for Financial Training will even review training programs being taught by your financial institution and apply credit where applicable. You may already be well on your way to achieving a Center for Financial Training diploma or certificate in your desired field! Call 800-795-5242 for more information.

Create a Certificate Unique to Your Financial Institution. Is your corporate focus on sales, customer service, or maybe a combination of the two? You can now offer your employees a certificate exclusive to your financial institution that requires them to take the courses and seminars you feel best align with your corporate strategy. Combine your internal training programs with Center for Financial Training courses and seminars to develop an educational track that will keep your employees focused!

Transferring Your College Credits to CFT - Transfer Credit Evaluation

The Center for Financial Training accepts transfer college credits from most colleges and universities. In order to receive transfer credit into a Center for Financial Training students record, students will need to complete the Center for Financial Training Recordkeeping Services Request Form, and forward it to the Center for Financial Training office, along with the $25.00 transfer credit evaluation fee. Please instruct your college to send your transcript directly to the CFT Atlantic and Central States office. Upon completion of the transfer credit evaluation by the Center for Financial Training, students will receive a Center for Financial Training transcript reflecting which college credits were accepted into their Center for Financial Training student record.