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The world of finance is changing at an incredible pace, which means that to work in the finance industry today requires a very different skill set compared to ten or even five years ago, and there is a greater emphasis now than ever before on being appropriately qualified.

Learning a new skill or gaining a new qualification, therefore, could well be a step in the right direction in finding a role, enhancing a career, or simply improving confidence and self-esteem.

If you want to follow a career path in finance locally you can benefit from a various courses and initiatives that are in place. There are a wide range of specific qualifications that local residents can endeavour to obtain (employer sponsored, privately or publicly available) prior to and after entering employment in the finance sector:

Sector  Qualification Professional Body Provider in Jersey
Trust & Company Management Certificate and/or Diploma in International Trust Management The Society of Trust and Real Estate Practitioners ("STEP") JIBS
  Certificate in Foundations The Society of Trust and Real Estate Practitioners ("STEP") JIBS
  Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme ("CSQS") Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators ("ICSA") BPP, OneStudy
  Diploma in Offshore Finance and Administration ("DOFA") Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators ("ICSA") BPP, OneStudy
  International Finance and Administration ("IFA") Qualifications Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators ("ICSA") BPP, OneStudy
Investment Business Chartered Financial Analyst CFA Institute JIBS
  Private Client Investment Advice & Management ("PCIAM") Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment ("CISI") JIBS
  Investment Advice Diploma ("IAD") Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment ("CISI") JIBS, BPP
  Certificate/Diploma in Corporate Finance Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment ("CISI") BPP
  Investment Operations Certificate (IOC) Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment ("CISI") BPP
  Masters in Wealth Management (CISIM) Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment ("CISI") BPP
  Capital Markets (Level 3) Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment ("CISI") BPP
Compliance, Anti-Money Laundering and Financial Crime Prevention  Professional Postgraduate Diploma in: Governance, Risk & Compliance; Financial Crime Compliance  International Compliance Association ("ICA") JIBS
  International Diploma in: Anti Money Laundering; Governance, Risk & Compliance; Financial Crime Compliance  International Compliance Association ("ICA") JIBS
  International Advanced Certificate in Anti Money Laundering International Compliance Association ("ICA") JIBS
  Advanced Certificate in Practical Customer Due Diligence (CDD) International Compliance Association ("ICA") JIBS
  International Advanced Certificate in Compliance International Compliance Association ("ICA") JIBS
  Certificate in Anti Money Laundering International Compliance Association ("ICA") JIBS
  Certificate in Compliance International Compliance Association ("ICA") JIBS
  Certificate in Financial Crime Prevention International Compliance Association ("ICA") JIBS
Accounting Associate Chartered  Certified Accountant ("ACCA") Association of Chartered Certified Accountants ("ACCA") BPP, OneStudy
  Associate Chartered Accountant ("ACA") Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales ("ICAEW") BPP, OneStudy
  Foundations in Accountancy ("FIA") Association of Chartered Certified Accountants ("ACCA") BPP, OneStudy
  Award in manual bookkeeping (level 1&2) International Association of Book-Keepers ("IAB") OneStudy
Banking Certificate in Offshore Banking Practice ("COBP") Chartered Banker Institute’s ("CBI") BPP
Funds The Advanced Certificate in Fund Administration ("ACFA") N/A OneStudy
  International Funds Certificate ("IFC") N/A BPP
Other Diploma in Management and Leadership Chartered Management Institute ("CMI") JIBS, OneStudy
  Diploma in First Line Management Chartered Management Institute ("CMI") OneStudy
  Certificate in Insurance  The Chartered Insurance Institute ("CII") BPP
  Certificate/Diploma in Professional Marketing  The Chartered Institute of Marketing ("CIM") BPP, Professional Academy
  Certificate/Diploma in Human Resource Management ("HRM") The Chartered Institute of Personnel Development ("CIPD") BPP
  Certificate and Diploma in Company Direction Institute of Directors IoD Jersey

There are also various certificated awareness programmes, short courses, e-learning, continuous development programmes ("CPD") available on the Island. For example:

Jersey International Business School

BPP

OneStudy

Highlands College

There are also opportunities on the Island to study for a degree:

Degree University Local provider
MSc International Financial Services (by Research)  University of Buckingham JIBS University Centre
BSc (Hons) International Financial Services University of Buckingham JIBS University Centre

BSc in Business Administration

BPP University BPP
MSc Financial Leadership BPP University BPP
BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting Oxford Brooks OneStudy
FdA Business & Management University College Jersey (UCJ)  Highlands College
FdA Financial Services University College Jersey (UCJ)  Highlands College
FdSc Information Technology for Business (with optional top-up to BSc (Hons) degree) University College Jersey (UCJ)  Highlands College
Management: MBA, Master of Business Administration University College Jersey (UCJ)  Highlands College
The Bachelor of Laws (LLB Law Degree) University of London Institute of Law in Jersey
The Bachelor of Laws (LLB Double Degree) University of London & Toulouse 1 Capitole University Institute of Law in Jersey

Please note that the above lists of available courses, degrees and qualifications are not exhaustive and there may be other learning opportunities available to you.