Key Features

  • Internationally recognised professional qualification
  • An alternative entry point into the Chartered Banker Pathway
  • On average can be completed in 18 months
  • Delivered online – start anytime
  • Modules can be completed on an individual basis 
  • Program fees: $997* per module 

As a special offer, Affiliate membership of FINSIA valid until the 30 June 2019 (valued at $195) is included for non-members, which gives you access to a wide network of professionals, as well as access to a library of online resources, exclusive publications and high-value events.

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Certified Professional Banker

Advance your career in banking
with an internationally recognised 
professional qualification

The Certified Professional Banker qualification opens up a range of wider banking disciplines for further study.

Build your specialist capability in key banking discipline, including Business Banking, Consumer Credit and Banking Operations and Technology. 

Gain the required depth of understanding and application of risk and ethical decision making, which is an essential capability area for today's banking professionals by studying the two compulsory modules, Risk Management and Ethical Decision Making. 

  • Internationally recognised professional qualification
  • Accredited by the Chartered Banker Institute (UK) – only body in the world able to confer the status of Chartered Banker 
  • Developed for the Australian Market in close consultation with senior industry practitioners 



Who should do this qualification?

Designed for people in mid-level management roles or anyone who is looking to specialise in a wide range of banking areas including:


  • Business Banking
  • Consumer Credit
  • Banking Operations and Technology
  • Risk Management
  • Ethical Decision Making

Program Structure

Each module can be completed on an individual basis for those who do not want to complete the full Certified Professional Banker qualification.

Compulsory Module

Risk Management


Compulsory Module

Ethical Decision Making


Elective Module

Business Banking
Consumer Credit
Banking Operations & Technology



Program fees 

The program fees include:

  • A comprehensive digital textbook providing core learning materials and case studies to help you build your capability
  • eLearning modules to reinforce the learning objectives for each module
  • Assessment fees
  • As a special offer, Affiliate membership of FINSIA valid until the 30 June 2019 (valued at $195) is included for non-member, which gives you access to a wide network of professionals, as well as access to a library of online resources, exclusive publications and high-value events.


$997 AUD per module

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Why study with Finsia

Why study with FINSIA?

  • Internationally recognised* qualifications developed by senior industry experts
  • Full support provided
  • Access an extensive online library of Continuous Professional Development materials
  • Not-for profit membership body operating for over 130 years to benefit financial services professionals, consumers and society

Post Qualification Opportunities

Higher Level Qualifications

FINSIA offers a range of qualifications and membership packages to suit those aspiring to work in banking and financial services. 


Graduating from the Certified Professional Banker qualification entitles you to upgrade your FINSIA membership category.

* In order to study the Certified Professional Banker you must be a member of FINSIA.