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) 2020 Fall Operations Level One
    November 9 - 12, 2020
    The Operations Level One Workshop focuses on the daily duties of the Operations Specialist and how to glean important data from information submitted by the borrower. The extrapolation and analysis of key indices will be taught to the analysts so that emerging situations can be effectively analyzed and risks properly managed.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2020 Fall Field Exam Level Two
    November 16 - 18, 2020
    Online
    The Field Examiner Level Two Workshop is a "big-picture" program conducted for field examination managers and senior examiners/auditors.
  • sfnet-educationicon (1) 2020 Winter Business Development Level Two
    December 2, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
    Business Development Level Two offers attendees a chance to learn from experts in the field about identifying new business opportunities, building relationships, and overcoming roadblocks along the way.
  • sfnet-educationicon (1) 2020 Winter Underwriting Level One
    December 8 - 10, 2020
    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-educationicon (1) 2021 Winter Account Management Level Two
    January 19 - 21, 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 Winter Introduction to ABL
    January 26 - 28, 2021
    Our introductory ABL workshop is designed to give you a full overview of the ABL industry.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Winter Field Exam Level One
    February 16 - 18, 2021
    Online
    If you are an underwriter, account executive, portfolio manager, analyst or are just starting in the working capital commercial lending industry...
  • sfnet-educationicon (1) 2021 Spring Operations Level Two
    March 9 - 11, 2021
    Online
    A comprehensive three-day program covering every aspect of collateral monitoring, operations management and loan administration.
  • sfnet-educationicon (1) 2021 Spring Underwriting Level Two
    March 23, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Online
    Learn from case studies of real deals gone wrong.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Spring Business Development Level One
    April 7, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Join in on a roundtable discussion about successful new business development with three ABL new business veterans.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Spring Introduction to ABL
    May 4 - 6, 2021
    , Online
    Our introductory ABL workshop is designed to give you a full overview of the ABL industry.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Spring Account Management Level One
    May 18 - 20, 2021
    Online
    Learn valuable technical skills to address loan restructures, anticipate credit issues and mitigate risk.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Summer Underwriting Level One
    June 8 - 10, 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.
  • 2021 Summer Operations Level One
    June 22 - 24, 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 Summer Field Exam Level Two
    July 13 - 14, 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 Introduction to ABL
    August 17 - 19, 2021
    Online
    Our introductory ABL workshop is designed to give you a full overview of the ABL industry.
  • sfnet-educationicon-(1) 2021 Summer Business Development Level Two
    August 26, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)
    Business Development Level Two offers attendees to learn from experts in the field about identifying new business opportunities, building relationships, and overcoming roadblocks along the way.
  • 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.