Self-Directed Online Learning COURSES

An all-digital, self-service learning solution for busy commercial credit and lending professionals looking to build up foundational skills and accelerate professional development.

Why Are Credit Professionals Loving Our Commercial Lending Training Courses?

Learn at your own pace

Courses adapt based on choices

Focused learning reduces seat time by 30-50%

Content-driven approach raises skill level

RMA is pleased to introduce a new webinar series addressing the top challenges facing the financial services industry and providing practical solutions to allow your institution to thrive. Created by risk professionals for risk professionals, this new resource continues RMA’s mission of helping your institution manage emerging risks in an increasingly complex market. The webinar series will feature two 1-hour webinars every first and third Tuesday of the month on a variety of current topics. Because of the timely nature of this series and our desire to bring you the most relevant content, the additional webinars will be announced at a later date.

Purchase all remaining live webinars in the series as a package.
Recordings of the webinars can be purchased below as they become available after their air date.

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Register for two or more webinars.



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November 5, 2019

By 2024, the cannabis industry is predicted to reach $40 billion annually. Clearly this industry could boost bank profits.

Speaker: Stanley Jutkowitz, Senior Counsel, Seyfarth Shaw
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November 19, 2019

Climate change presents both physical and transitional risks to the assets financed by your financial institution. 

Speakers: Lora Phillips, VP, Corporate Social Responsibility, PNC; Gary Way, SVP of Credit Strategy and C&I Portfolio Management, PNC; Chris Lafakis, Director, Moody’s Analytics
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What's Different?

Unlike many courses on commercial credit and lending currently available, RMA's new learning suite offers:

  • Scenario/application-based learning
  • Active decision-making as opposed to passive learning
  • Adaptability to the needs/skill level of each user
  • Modular courses for greater flexibility in how and when users complete each course

Available Courses

Accounting and Ratio Analysis

A basic introduction to the accounting equation, financial statements, and common financial ratios.

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The Business of Commercial Banking

Explore how commercial banking works through a combination of hands-on learning modules.

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Ethics and Decision Making

Build a strong ethical foundation through rehearsing ways of thinking and responding in a variety of client situations.

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Borrower Analysis: Qualitative Factors

Develop a company overview, assess business strategy, and evaluate management adequacy.

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Balance Sheet Analysis

Evaluate the strength of the balance sheet through liquidity, leverage, and net worth analysis.

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Income Statement Analysis

Read and interpret income statements through evaluating revenue, expense, and efficiency trends.

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Combined Balance Sheet and Income Statement Analysis

Interpret repayment risks and apply balance sheet and income statement measures to analyze liquidity.

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More info on each of these courses as well as bundling options!

Get more info on each of these courses as well as bundling options!

Coming Soon

We will be adding more courses on critical commercial credit and lending topics soon, including:

  • Understanding Business Cash Cycles
  • Cash Flow Analysis
  • Debt Service Coverage
  • Financial Statement Analysis for Small Business Lending
  • Personal Financial Statement and Tax Return Analysis


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