McKissock Learning Banking Suite

In the ever-changing regulatory landscape, banking and lending professionals assessing real estate value need an extra edge to mitigate risk, stay compliant, create efficiencies, and improve bank audit scores.  McKissock Learning partnered with the Ohio Bankers League to offer online courses on valuation for banking and lending professionals.  The new Banking Suite courses were created from a deep understanding of real estate appraisal and the valuation industry.  The flexible online delivery format makes it easier than ever to grow your knowledge and learn new skills.


The McKissock Learning Banking Suite offers three courses on the topics that you need most:

1.           Evaluating a Report for USPAP Compliance, developed in partnership with The Appraisal Foundation

2.           The Mechanics of Appraisal Review: Single Family Residential

3.            Best Practices for an Appraisal Review Operation  

4.            Selecting the Right Valuation Services


For more information or to enroll in courses today, visit the McKissock website.

The SBS Institute serves community banks by providing educational programs that will certify a banker has the knowledge and skills to protect against today's information security threats. The certification programs offered by the institute are uniquely designed to address community banking needs, using community banking problems and solutions. Properly trained banking professionals will improve the security around customer data and other sensitive information entrusted to them. The certification communicates to management, the board, stakeholders, and examiners, that a professional can perform the necessary functions to manage and reduce risk to the bank.

Available Programs

 Contact Julie Kiplinger at 614-340-7612 for more information.

The OBL also provides online seminars via a partnership with the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Plese note programs are available live and on demand. Check out this upcoming list of programs:

Upcoming Programs (listed in start date order):

For additional information— including detailed seminar descriptions and presenter bios— and to

register online, please visit  http://gsb.virtualvenues.com/store

The World of Trusts for Bankers with Jim Lethert, September 4
Accounting Basics/Refresher for Bankers with David Osburn, September 10
Business Law Basics and Lender Liability with David Osburn, September 24
The Business of Banking: Understanding the Factors that Drive Bank Profitability with Rex BennettSeptember 24, 25 & 26
Trusts for Planning, Privacy and Protection with Jim Lethert, September 25

Create a Culture of Employee Engagement and Reduce Turnover with Ann Knutson, September 10
The Essentials of On-Boarding with Ann Knutson, September 19

Building an Effective Marketing Plan with Tom Hershberger, September 26
Compelling Advertising for Community Banks with Tom Hershberger, September 26

Introduction to Consumer Lending with David Osburn, September 5
Introduction to Commercial Lending with David Osburn, September 9
Commercial Construction Loans: Administering and Monitoring with Richard Hamm, September 10, 17 & 24
C&I Business Cash Flow Basics and Global Cash Flow Integration Issues for Lenders and Analysts with Richard Hamm, September 10, 17 & 24
Understanding C&I Loan Structuring, Loan Agreements and Covenants with Richard Hamm, September 10, 17 & 24

Safe Banking Act:  What You Should Consider with Robin Guthridge, June 18
Vendor Management – How Model Risk Fits In with Marcia Malzahn, September 12
Cash Management: How Sales, Operations and Technology Can Work Together to Generate More Fee Income with Marcia Malzahn, September 18
Secrets of Buying and Selling a Community Bank with Philip Smith, September 19
Community Bank Capital Raising Simplified with Greyson Tuck, September 24
Quarterbacking Retail Deposits – General Overview with Neil Stanley, September 26

Leading the Prospecting Effort with Ned Miller, September 13 

Cybercrime Trends and Hot Topics in Banking with Jeff Dice, September 20
Hot Topics for IT Regulatory Guidance with Heath Stanley, September 25