Training and Education
Financial Training & Education
International organisations, governments and the private sector all agree that the mind is a terrible thing to waste, especially among the women in a given economy.
Whether for reasons of personal or professional development or being part of the economic development of the banking and finance sector in a particular country or region, high-quality, financial education and training remains high in demand.
W3BF develops and offers training and education courses globally via trusted, well-established and respected training providers reaching governments, central banks, banking institutes, banking associations, stock exchanges and their regulators, insurers and their regulators, pension funds and managers as well as to banks and financial institutions.
W3BF Corporate Membership
Corporate Members benefit from a variety of 1-Day Conferences, seminars and workshops plus 1-5 day training events delivered annually in any location globally as part of their membership for as many delegates (women and men) as their facilities accommodate.
A wide range of membership levels ensures that nearly any sized organisation can become a Corporate Member and effectuate meaningful change that can be measured and endures and further develops over time.
These seminars, workshops and training events are often used by organisations
- to develop and retain the talented women in their organisation
- as business development programmes designed to enhance their own value added services to their clients
- to comply with national and regional women’s initiatives
- to contribute to internal Corporate Social Responsibility programmes
For more information on Becoming a Corporate Member please click here
Donate or Sponsor Training, Seminars and Workshops
Individuals, institutes, professional bodies, corporations and other organisations may wish to Sponsor or Donate a Training Programme, Seminar or Workshop for women in any location worldwide. A wide range of programmes and budget options are available to ensure that Sponsors and Donors can make choices appropriate to their personal and value-driven wishes and goals.
For more information about Becoming a Donor or Sponsor please click here
W3BF: Preparing the Next Generation of Women in Banking and Finance
The W3BF scholarship programmes, funded through W3BF membership fees, Sponsorships and Donors, benefit young women attending undergraduate and graduate business schools worldwide and support the W3BF’s goal to mentor and prepare the next generation of women in banking and finance.
Scholarships will feature internationally recognised certificates, diplomas and professional qualifications which can be earned 'along the way' during other academic study.
Over 50 qualifications covering risk management, banking, capital markets, finance, accounting, insurance, financial crime, business, audit and assurance, tax and law are available as scholarship programmes issued by the Chartered institutes of Accounting (ICAEW), Insurance (CII) and Securities and Investments (CISI) and risk management (PRMIA).
W3BF will award its first scholarships to women enrolled post-secondary school and those in university in 2013. W3BF intends to award at least 4 scholarships at the interscholastic and undergraduate levels to outstanding 18+ year old women pursuing careers in banking and finance globally.
A combination of emerging market residency, academic achievement and proven leadership and financial need will be considered. Applications will be accepted beginning September 15, 2011.
Need more information?
For more information about the W3BF scholarship programs, please download our Training Course Catalogue.