Continuous Professional Development Program ( CPD)


This policy relates to the UIBFS Continuous Professional Development (CPD) requirements and the relevance of CPD for members, including recommended and unacceptable CPD. UIBFS CPD Requirements   UIBFS shall implement mandatory CPD for all members (excluding Students and Honorary Fellows).  Member CPD requirements are set below. UIBFS CPD REQUIREMENT PER MEMBER CATEGORY: MEMBERSHIP LEVEL / CATEGORY CPD HOURS REQUIRED Affiliate             20 Affiliate Professional             25 Certificated Professional             30 Associate             35 Member             35 Fellow             35     1.1   On an annual basis, Affiliates  are required to complete  20 CPD hours,  Affiliate Professional – 25 CPD  hours [...]

Continuous Professional Development Program ( CPD)2021-08-25T13:01:10+00:00



UGANDA INSTITUTE OF BANKING AND FINANCIAL SERVICES   ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  / GRADUATION PROGRAMME ON FRIDAY, 28th MAY 2021 AT SHERATON HOTEL, KAMPALA AGM PROGRAM 8.00am – 8.30am    :  Arrival of Invited Guests and breakfast 8.30am -8.40am      : Opening Prayer and National Anthem 8.40am – 8.50am    : Ascertainment of Quorum, Registration of Proxies & Apologies; 8.50am – 09.15am  : Welcome Remarks by the Board Chairman / Presentation of Board Report; 9.15am –  9.30am   : Confirmation of Minutes of Previous Meeting and Matters Arising; 9.30am – 9.45am    : Presentation of Accounts and Auditor’s Report; 9.45am – 10.00am  : Appointment / Election of [...]


Covid-19 Alert


THE UGANDA INSTITUTE OF BANKING AND FINANCIAL SERVICES COVID-19 UPDATE:  COMMUNICATION TO STUDENTS, MEMBERS AND OTHER STAKEHOLDERS Dear Stakeholder, Following the directive from the President of the Republic of Uganda in March 2020 regarding the imposing of a country wide lock-down, we wish to encourage  students  and members to continue to observe all the necessary COVID- 19  protocols. During this lock down period, we shall remain open for on-line transactions including; Online Training of some short skilled courses such as Basic Banking, Banking for non-Banker Executives, Appraisal of Agribusiness and Agricultural value Chain Financing – Strategies, Risks & Opportunities. Professional [...]

Covid-19 Alert2020-08-13T11:18:13+00:00

Training Calendar, 2020


Short Computer and IT Related Courses The Institute runs four separate sessions for short courses in the department of IT & Computer-Based courses that allows you the flexibility to attend at your convenience. We train in small groups to meet the needs of individual participants and use a variety of learning methods to stimulate interest and meet different learning styles. We also offer a free follow-up service by email or phone to all trainees. The sessions are: a) Morning (9:30 AM – 1:00 PM) b) Afternoon (2:00 PM – 5:30 PM) c) Evening (6:00 PM – 9:30 PM) d) Weekend [...]

Training Calendar, 20202020-02-10T10:13:04+00:00

MCC-RFI-14 Risk, Fraud & Internal Controls in MFIs


MCC-RFI-14     Risk, Fraud & Internal Controls in MFIS Course Objectives To provide participants with knowledge and skills on internal controls for sound MFI management • Participants to understand the effects of Risk, frauds and internal controls on sustainability and       profitability of MFIs To understand Risks and frauds concepts and Risk management process Target participants Managers, Supervisors, Accountants, Accounts Assistants, loan committee members, supervisory committee members, Board members, Internal Auditors and Compliance Officers. Key Topics to be covered Introduction to Risk: Risk concept Major Risk categories in MFIs Causes of Risks Risk management process and Responsibility for Risk [...]

MCC-RFI-14 Risk, Fraud & Internal Controls in MFIs2020-04-13T12:36:32+00:00

MCC-DML-06 Deliquency Management & Loans Monitoring


MCC-DML-06 Deliquency Management & Loans Monitoring Overall course Objectives To minimize loss of MFIs major revenue earning Asset (the loan portfolio) thus growing value for investment made and profitability Target participants Loan officers, supervisors, managers, loan committee members, supervisory committee members, Accountants, Accounts Assistants, credit Analysts, Board members and any interested person Key Topics to be covered The lending processes Cause, effects and control of delinquency Loan Appraisal documentation The loan agreement documentation Loan monitoring Securities and guarantees Problem Loan Management Loan provisioning Analysis and reporting of loan performance Professionalism in loan portfolio management Course 25th – [...]

MCC-DML-06 Deliquency Management & Loans Monitoring2020-04-13T12:43:55+00:00

Making Microfinance Work (Managing For Improved Performance)


Making Microfinance Work (Managing For Improved Performance) Course dates: 09th – 14th March 2020 Venue: Kampala Duration: 7 Full days Course fees per participant: Ugandan: UGX 650, 000 / International: $260 Detailed information about the above programmes can be obtained from: The Registrar’s Department The Uganda Institute of Banking & Financial Services Plot 10 Buganda Road P.O. Box 4986 Kampala Tel:0414-36849 OR Gen. Line 0414-233628 E-mail: uibinformation@uib.or.ug

Making Microfinance Work (Managing For Improved Performance)2020-04-13T12:46:38+00:00

The ACI Dealing Certificate


The ACI Dealing Certificate Overall Course Objective This course provides participants with a better understanding of the financial and foreign exchange markets. Who Should Attend? This course is recommended for Foreign Exchange Traders and Dealers, Credit Analysts and Managers, Middle Office and Operations Personnel, Auditors and Compliance Officers Key Topics to be covered Basic Interest Rate Calculation. Cash Money Markets. Foreign Exchange. Forward – Forwards, FRAs, Futures and Swaps. Principles of Risk. Asset and Liability Management. The Model Code. Course Duration: 4 Months Attendance Mode: Evening and Weekend Starting Date: 17th February 2020 and 17th June 2020 [...]

The ACI Dealing Certificate2020-04-13T11:54:05+00:00

Basic Banking – Online


Basic Banking – Online Overall Course Objective To equip the online learner with a comprehensive introduction to banking knowledge Who Should Attend? The course is recommended for recent entrants to the banking industry, practicing bankers that have not attended a basic banking course or seeking to refresh their knowledge and anyone who wishes to obtain an appreciation of the fundamentals of banking. Key Topics to be covered Introduction to Financial Services Banking Operations and Practice (General) Banking Operations and Practice (Lending) Business Banking Sales and Service International Business Introduction to Insurance Introduction to Investment Basic Accounting and Taxation [...]

Basic Banking – Online2020-04-13T11:57:34+00:00

BFT-CG-80 Corporate Governance


Overall Course Objectives This course is designed to enable participants to identify and compare the interests of key stakeholder groups in a firm, understand the governance of firms and the peculiar risks faced as well as prioritise the various interests of the stakeholders. Overview of Corporate Governance The role of the various Governance stakeholders of the Bank Board of Directors: Selection, Compensation and Removal The Role and Responsibilities of the Board of Directors – Structure and Process The Committee of the Board of Directors and their responsibilities Management of Disputes in the Board Management of Disputes in the Board [...]

BFT-CG-80 Corporate Governance2020-04-13T12:06:40+00:00

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