Course Overview

Banking in Uganda is one of the leading economic sectors with very bright prospects owing to increasing demand for credit products from a vibrant SME base. The industry is increasingly demanding job ready graduates to fuel its engine of growth. This Foundation Certificate is specially designed to equip fresh graduates of any academic qualification with the hands-on skills required to perform at very high levels in a very demanding profession right from the start.


At the end of this course, participants will be able to: Work professionally across multiple functions in a bank, saving the employer money, time and reputation hence increased opportunity for growth and promotion.

Target audience

University graduates 3rd year students at universities

what you will study

Overview of the Banking environment . Bank products and services . Banking in a disruptive environment . Cash Management Know Your Currency . Foreign Exchange . Digital Banking . Types of accounts and their operations . Cheques and Cheque clearing . Credit origination and documentation . Loan delinquency and recovery . The basics of accounting and the accounting equation . Emotional intelligence . Teamwork and conflict resolution . Know Your Customer (KYC) principles. . Deposit marketing . Customer service and communication . Banking Acts, Regulation and compliance . Career progression and interview techniques.


Duration: One Month Investment: UGX 300,000 Start dates: February/April/June/August/October/November Delivery channel: e-learning