The Bahamas Institute of Financial Services

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An invitation is extended to all Banks, Trust Companies and other organizations operating in the Bahamas to join the Bahamas Institute of Financial Services.
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We currently have 670 ABIFS Certificate holders
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Bahamas Institute of Financial Services
Confidence, Integrity & Loyalty

 

The Bahamas Institute of Financial Services introduced the Banking Certificate into its education curriculum in 1999. The syllabus has been designed to provide a firm foundation of knowledge that will strengthen the employees' ability to carry out supervisory management tasks.

Prospective students are required to complete twelve (12) subjects, three (3) Preliminary Subjects and six (6) subjects from the Final Section.

Students who have not achieved "C" passes in Math & English GCE or BGCSE must take:
MATH 048 - College Prep Math III
ENG 017 - College Prep English III
COURSE NO. NAME OF COURSE
BIFS 103 SPANISH FOR BANKERS 1*
BIFS 111 BUSINESS CALCULATIONS*
BIFS 121 BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS
BIFS 125 EFFECTIVE PRESENTATIONS
BIFS 131 THE BUSINESS OF BANKING
BIFS 235 ETHICS & PROFESSIONALISM*
PART 2
BIFS 141 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING 1*
BIFS 211 PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS*
BIFS 221 SUPERVISORY SKILLS
BIFS 231 BANKING LAW 1*
BIFS 251 BANKING OPERATIONS
BIFS 261 CUSTOMER SERVICES & MARKETING

 

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