What's in it for you?

Quite simply, the Professional Education Framework is for everyone in the banking community.  It has been designed to meet your needs whatever your age, career stage, qualifications, specialism, experience or ambition. It will develop the knowledge, competencies and skills necessary and expected at different career stages and levels of responsibility.

The Professional Education Framework:

  • Supports you in developing your knowledge and skills in the essential areas of banking or specific areas of your choosing.
  • Provides high quality education with academic awards from UCD, Ireland’s largest university.
  • Offers three core industry professional designations, Professional Banker, Chartered Banker and Certified Bank Director, which recognise your educational achievement, experience and professional standing. They are your badge of excellence.
  • Evidences standards of proficiency as expected under the Central Bank of Ireland’s Fitness and Probity regime.
  • Enhances your capability and confidence in developing your career and availing of new opportunities.
  • Sustains your employability in a fast changing industry.