Basel II Complete Certification Course

Basel II Complete Certification Course | taught by The Art of Service Team
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Basel II Program Complete Certification Kit

The most complete guide for anyone looking to gain an understanding of Basel II and its practical application in an IT and Non-IT environment.

Boost your career with this complete Basel II eLearning course and PDF textbook for additional study 

The Basel II Certification Kit contains a study guide eBook and online course, and is delivered to you via our eLearning portal, giving you the freedom to access it anytime, whether at home or in the office.

The Basel II Complete Certification Kit is a part of the Core Series for IT, a series of courses available to help career-driven IT professionals stay relevant in their roles in the I.T. industry. Each course in the core series includes a certificate upon successful completion.

This course is available for a 90 days access period.

CS logoExplore the latest financial IT trend created to regulate and control risks faced by financial organizations. Get a head start and explore the concepts surrounding Basel II tools and techniques, and the way in which they assist capital banks to manage everyday financial risks. Become a valued member of your organization by learning the benefits and advantages of implementing Basel II, and the ways in which capital banks use its technology to set aside adequate capital for protection.

This certification validates that you know specific methods, models, and/or tools. This is essential to professionals in order to be updated on the latest financial trends, and to add to their Basel II toolbox.

The industry is facing a bold, new world with the amazing developments of Basel II, and the challenges and the opportunities this presents are unprecedented. The Basel II Complete Certification Kit serves as a complete introductory guide for anyone looking to grasp a better understanding of Basel II concepts and their practical application in any environment.

The Art of Service's introductory Basel II training and certification helps IT practitioners develop the skills that are crucial, as businesses embark on this massive transformation. It provides an industry credential for IT professionals to help them transform into the world of Basel II.

This training and certification enables you to move both the industry and business forward, and to quickly take advantage of the benefits that Basel II applications present.

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The Art of Service IT Service Management programs are the #1 certification programs in the information management industry. Being proven means investing in yourself and formally validating your knowledge, skills, and expertise by the industry's most comprehensive learning and certification program. The Basel II Complete Certification Kit course prepares you for Basel II Certification.

Why register?

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  • Acquire valuable skills and get updated about the industry's latest trends right here. Today.
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What will you learn?

  • Learn the important concepts, advantages, and uses of the 3 Pillars of Basel II.
  • Learn about the benefits of implementing Basel II tools and techniques in your work place.
  • Examine Credit Risk, Operational Risk, and Market Risk, and how to manage these risks.
  • Learn about Supervisory Reviews and Market Discipline Requirements.
  • Explore the tricks of the trade when it comes to Basel II technology.

Course Outline

The topics covered in this course are:

  • Introduction to Basel
  • Pillar One: Credit Risk
  • Pillar One: Operational Risk
  • Pillar One: Market Risk
  • Pillars Two and Three: Supervisory Review and Market Discipline Requirements.
  • Basel III

Contact Hours:

The recommended minimum contact hours to pass the certification test is 18 hours.


The program combines presentations supported by trainer audio. Each module is followed by quizzes and exercises (marking scheme provided) to test your knowledge and competency, and to enhance understanding of the key concepts. A certificate is awarded to your successful passing of the final exam (80% pass requirement) and completion of the course. This is an eLearning Program. Your access details to the eLearning course are in the book.

Program Materials:

  • Multimedia presentations
  • Downloadable resources (PDF documents)
  • End of module review questions to assess your content knowledge
The Art of Service Team
The Art of Service Team
eLearning Support

The Art of Service has a team dedicated to your learning success! Our eLearning support team is available 7 days per week for ongoing support and to answer your course related questions.

Course Curriculum

1. Introduction to Basel
1.1 Introduction and Objectives
1.2 Definition of Data Governance
1.3 Initiatives, Implementation and Drivers
1.4 Basel Accords
1.5 The Basel Committee
1.6 Basel Accords- Spelling
1.7 Basel II
1.8 Objectives of Basel II
1.9 Updates on Basel II
1.10 Regulators
1.11 Implementation of Basel II
1.12 Three Pillars Concept
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2. Pillar 1 - Credit Risk
2.1 Introduction and Objectives
2.2 Pillar One - Minimum Capital Requirements
2.3 Credit Risk - First Type of Risk
2.4 Assessing Credit Risk
2.5 Sovereign Risk
2.6 Counterparty Risk
2.7 Mitigating Credit Risk
2.8 Related Acronyms
2.9 Three Approaches
2.10 Standardized Approach
2.11 Advanced Internal Rating Based Approach
2.12 Foundation Internal Rating Based Approach
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Quiz 1
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3. Pillar 1 - Operational Risk
3.1 Introduction and Objectives
3.2 Operational Risk -Second Type of Risk
3.3 Background of Operational Risk
3.4 Definition and Exclusion of Operational Risk
3.5 Event Type Categories
3.6 Difficulties in Operational Risk
3.7 Three Methods of Operational Risk
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4. Pillar 1 - Market Risk
4.1 Introduction and Objectives
4.2 Market Risk- Third Type of Risk
4.3 Measuring the Potential Loss
4.4 Risk Management
4.5 Two Methods of Market Risk
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5. Pillars 2 and 3 - Supervisory Review and Market Discipline Requirements
5.1 Introduction and Objectives
5.2 Pillar Two- Supervisory Review Process
5.3 Four Principles of Supervisory Review
5.4 Pillar Three- Market Principle Requirements
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6. Basel III
6.1 Introduction and Objectives
6.2 Basel III
6.3 Summary of Proposed Changes
6.4 Macroeconomic Impact
6.5 Key Dates
Reading Assessment
Quiz 3
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Additional Resources
Basel II Certification Kit Workbook
Basel II syllabus
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Exam Information
Sample Exam
Course Evaluation Form
Final Exam
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