Full Year Course Calendar
Welcome to SFNet's new initiative Education Focus 20/20, supported by the Secured Finance Foundation. We are reshaping both course content and delivery to better serve the needs of our members and our industry.
We have structured our courses to serve a wide range of constituents. Some workshops are tailored to professionals just starting their career or moving into a new discipline. Others focus on expertise in advanced areas of practice. With this new initiative, our curriculum provides a clear path for professional development, offering multilevel workshops in each of the following key industry areas: operations, underwriting, account management, business development, and field exam. We’re also offering a new leadership development program, tailor-made for our members. In all subject areas, SFNet is proud to present a teaching faculty made up of industry leaders with a passion for sharing their knowledge and experience.
We welcome you to explore our calendar and start planning your workshop schedule today.
2021 Summer Field Exam Level Two
July 13 - 15, 2021OnlineThe Field Examiner Level Two Workshop is a "big-picture" program conducted for field examination managers and senior examiners/auditors.
2021 Summer Underwriting Level One
July 27 - 29, 2021OnlineThe Underwriting Level One Workshop will help the underwriter hone his/her skills in setting up lending parameters on prospective deals by underwriting how all the pieces fit together.
Credit Forum - 3Q 2021
August 3, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)Live OnlineAll credit related functions (underwriting, appraisal, field exam, liquidation, portfolio management, and more) are invited.
Ops & Technology Forum - 3Q 2021
August 4, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)Live OnlineTrends in servicing, reporting, innovation and the future of the industry will be discussed from the operations and technology perspective.
Business Development Forum - 3Q 2021
August 5, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)Live OnlineInteractive conversations so you and your peers to share challenges and successes.
Hall of Fame/Past Presidents Mentoring Forum - 3Q 2021
August 6, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)Live OnlineIndustry titans provide career advice and answer questions related to navigating the secured finance landscape.
Factoring Forum - 3Q 2021
August 10, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)Live OnlineKeep your finger on the pulse of accounts receivable financing
Legal Forum - 3Q 2021
August 11, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)Live OnlineGeneral Counsels and top legal professionals from lender firms as well as independent law firms will compare perspectives
40 Under 40 Alumni Forum - 3Q 2021
August 12, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)Live OnlineBuild relationships while leveraging the collective experience of industry peers
2021 Summer Introduction to ABL
August 24 - 26, 2021OnlineOur introductory ABL workshop is designed to give you a full overview of the ABL industry.
2021 Fall Account Management Level Two
September 14 - 16, 2021OnlineThe Account Management Level Two Workshop is designed to assist the Account Manager in navigating complex issues pertaining to borrowers in asset based lending especially in a difficult economic climate.
2021 Fall Operations Level One
September 20 - 22, 2021OnlineOperations Level One focuses on the daily duties of the Operations Specialist and how to glean important data from information submitted by the borrower.
2021 Fall Operations Level Two
September 28 - 30, 2021OnlineA comprehensive three-day program covering every aspect of collateral monitoring, operations management and loan administration.
2021 Fall Syndicated ABL Workshop
October 19 - 20, 2021, OnlineThis program covers all aspects of ABL syndication, including formation of the syndicate, lender group “democracy”, and dealing with problems that lender groups encounter.
2021 Fall Field Exam Level One
November 1 - 3, 2021Phoenix, AZThis is a foundational program recommended for field examiners, relationship managers, underwriters, lenders and new business personnel.
2021 Winter Introduction to ABL
December 7 - 9, 2021OnlineOur introductory ABL workshop is designed to give you a full overview of the ABL industry.
2022 Winter Financial Statements Workshop
January 18, 2022 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM (Eastern Standard Time)Online, NY