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


Agricultural Finance Update - Credit Impacts of the Current Environment
with Jeff Dave, January 30

Business Law Basics and Lender Liability
with David Osburn, February 4

Accounting Basics/Refresher for Bankers
with David Osburn, February 18


Strategic Planning and the HR Professional
with Julia Johnson, February 4

Create a Culture of Employee Engagement and Reduce Turnover
with Ann Knutson, February 6

Total Compensation Plan Elements and Strategy
with Julia Johnson, February 6

Building a Culture That Develops Future Leaders
with Tom Hershberger, February 20

Becoming an Employer of Choice
with Ann Knutson, February 27


Introduction to Consumer Lending
with David Osburn, January 22

Introduction to Commercial Lending
with David Osburn, January 28

Bringing Leases Onto the Balance Sheet
with Brent Schwantes, February 20

Key Ratio Analysis: Calculating and Interpreting the Numbers Correctly
with David Osburn, February 25


Strategic Planning for Financial Institutions:  It's All About Your Strategy
with Marcia Malzahn, January 27

Treasury Management - A Powerful Tool to Increase Deposits and Fee Income
with Marcia Malzahn, February 13


Money Saving, Money Making Marketing Ideas
with Tom Hershberger, February 13


Every Employee is Responsible for Customer Growth
with Tom Hershberger, February 20


FFIEC CAT Continual Improvements
with Jon Waldman, January 16

Cybersecurity 101 - Board Basics
with Chad Knutson, February 13