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.

  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Summer Field Exam Level Two
    July 13 - 15, 2021
    Online
    The Field Examiner Level Two Workshop is a "big-picture" program conducted for field examination managers and senior examiners/auditors.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Summer Underwriting Level One
    July 27 - 29, 2021
    Online
    The 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.
  • SFNet Forums icon Credit Forum - 3Q 2021
    August 3, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Live Online
    All credit related functions (underwriting, appraisal, field exam, liquidation, portfolio management, and more) are invited.
  • SFNet Forums icon Ops & Technology Forum - 3Q 2021
    August 4, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Live Online
    Trends in servicing, reporting, innovation and the future of the industry will be discussed from the operations and technology perspective.
  • SFNet Forums icon Business Development Forum - 3Q 2021
    August 5, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Live Online
    Interactive conversations so you and your peers to share challenges and successes.
  • SFNet Forums icon Hall of Fame/Past Presidents Mentoring Forum - 3Q 2021
    August 6, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Live Online
    Industry titans provide career advice and answer questions related to navigating the secured finance landscape.
  • SFNet Forums icon Factoring Forum - 3Q 2021
    August 10, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Live Online
    Keep your finger on the pulse of accounts receivable financing
  • SFNet Forums icon Legal Forum - 3Q 2021
    August 11, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Live Online
    General Counsels and top legal professionals from lender firms as well as independent law firms will compare perspectives
  • SFNet Forums icon 40 Under 40 Alumni Forum - 3Q 2021
    August 12, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Live Online
    Build relationships while leveraging the collective experience of industry peers
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Summer Introduction to ABL
    August 24 - 26, 2021
    Online
    Our introductory ABL workshop is designed to give you a full overview of the ABL industry.
  • sfnet-educationicon (1) 2021 Fall Account Management Level Two
    September 14 - 16, 2021
    Online
    The 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.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Fall Operations Level One
    September 20 - 22, 2021
    Online
    Operations Level One focuses on the daily duties of the Operations Specialist and how to glean important data from information submitted by the borrower.
  • sfnet-educationicon (1) 2021 Fall Operations Level Two
    September 28 - 30, 2021
    Online
    A comprehensive three-day program covering every aspect of collateral monitoring, operations management and loan administration.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Fall Syndicated ABL Workshop
    October 19 - 20, 2021
    , Online
    This program covers all aspects of ABL syndication, including formation of the syndicate, lender group “democracy”, and dealing with problems that lender groups encounter.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Fall Field Exam Level One
    November 1 - 3, 2021
    Phoenix, AZ
    This is a foundational program recommended for field examiners, relationship managers, underwriters, lenders and new business personnel.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Winter Introduction to ABL
    December 7 - 9, 2021
    Online
    Our introductory ABL workshop is designed to give you a full overview of the ABL industry.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2022 Winter Financial Statements Workshop
    January 18, 2022 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
    Online, NY

SFNet Education Classes Now Open for Registration

  • 2021 Field Exam Level Two
  • 2021 Underwriting Level Two
  • Workout & Bankruptcy, On Demand
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