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Courses and qualifications Professional qualifications in banking and finance

Furthering your professional education is one of the best ways to enhance your career prospects.

At LIBF, we not only offer industry-leading qualifications and training for those working in financial services, but our innovative approach to learning – and commitment to supporting our students at every step – means we can make professional education accessible to all.

Use the links below to find out about exams and assessment, financial assistance options, and recognition of prior learning.

How to become chartered

Chartered status shows your customers and colleagues that you’re highly qualified, experienced and committed to the highest professional and ethical standards.

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Mortgage advice

Qualify as a mortgage adviser with the industry benchmark qualification. Continue your career progression through studying our Diploma or qualifying to advise on equity release.

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Financial advice

Qualifications which support you in your first step to qualify as a financial adviser. Develop your skillset and offer an enhanced level of advice.

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Trade and transaction banking

Enhance your knowledge, demonstrate technical competence and improve your career prospects with our worldwide benchmark trade and transaction banking qualifications.

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Qualify with practical skills to deliver customer service excellence in retail and business banking. Gain thorough knowledge of the FCA regulations and support your own development through our professional ethics courses.

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Postgraduate programmes

Further demonstrate your banking and finance expertise through dedicated MSc programmes, exploring risk management, digital banking, sustainable finance and leadership in financial services.

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Frequently asked questions

You can get in touch with our customer services team by emailing customerservices@libf.ac.uk or using the live chat feature found on the right hand side on the website.

Contact us about our professional qualifications

If you have any questions about our professional qualifications in finance and banking, please contact our customer services team.

Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 6.00pm GMT.