eLearning Courses

The ABFA provides a comprehensive range of eLearning modules for staff of ABFA Members, Affiliates and those working within the industry. The courses are available on a new Learning Management System. All staff of ABFA Members and Affiliates are able to register for the suite of courses as part of your organisation’s membership of the ABFA at no extra cost.

As well as our portfolio of eLearning modules, we also offer more extensive training through the ABFA Foundation Course and the Compliance Library which are available at an additional charge.

Members: How to register

  • Click here to enter your details (ensuring you select your relevant organisation)
  • You will be sent a verification email within minutes from noreply@insight4grc.com, (please check your junk folder if not received).
  • Once you have verified your account you will instantly have access to all the currently available free courses.
  • You can click here to login
Non Members: How to register If you are not a Member or Affiliate and would like to book a module, please call us on 0208 332 9955 or email us at admin@abfa.org.uk.

Industry Risk Modules

The ABFA eLearning industry risk modules are readily accessible to all Members, offering an understanding of industry risks, and those faced within industries that their Clients are likely to be involved with. Courses include:

Cost: Free for members, Non members £50

Combatting Fraud The Printing Industry Road Transport and Logistics
Legal Documentation The Clothing Industry The Food Industry
The Construction Industry The Recruitment Industry For more details click here.

Advanced eLearning Courses

ABFA Standards Framework Course

Duration: 1-2 hours
Cost: Free for Members

This course is for Members and Affiliates and covers the ABFA Code and Standards Framework. The course provides full guidance on the ABFA Code and Standards Framework, and how to work effectively within the standards. It is free and compulsory for Members as part of membership with the ABFA.

ABFA Code

The course covers;

• Introduction to the ABFA Code
• The ABFA Code and guidance
• The Complaints Process
• The Professional Standards Council (PSC) and its role
• Assessment

Click here to find out more about the ABFA Standards Framework.

Foundation Course

Duration: Min 4 weeks
Cost: £275 +VAT per student for Members and Affiliate. £385 + VAT for non Members.

The ABFA eLearning Foundation Course provides an overview of the invoice financing industry including a brief history of the industry, the products, the benefits to Clients and the methods that the industry uses to finance its Clients whilst protecting its investment. It is designed to assist staff to obtain a general understanding of the workings of the industry together with an increased awareness of Clients' expectations and issues. The course overview is listed below or click here to download the course PDF.

• The Development of Invoice Finance
• Why Companies use Invoice Finance
• Assessing the Prospective Client and the Take-On Process
• Managing the Client
• Asset Based Lending

Download Student Questions and Answers

To Register: Students need to be booked onto the course here, we will then ensure they are set up on the LMS and provide them with full log-on details.

Login

  • If you have been registered on the Foundation Course prior to March 2016 - Login here
  • If you have registered after March 2016 - Login here

Compliance Library

Duration: All courses take up to 60 mins to complete
Cost: £20 per course or £60 for all four, Non members £50 per course

The ABFA are delighted to provide a suite of courses designed to cover the majority of its members compliance training needs. The course overview is listed below or click here to download the course PDF.

• Anti-Money Laundering
• Countering Bribery and Corruption
• How to Comply with the Data Protection Act 1998
• Information Security and your Responsibilities