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Emerging Payments Association launches training academy with series of payments-specific courses


The Future of European Payments, Distributed Ledger Technology and GDPR 101 are amongst the new training courses provided by the Emerging Payments Academy from January 2018.

London, United Kingdom - The Emerging Payments Association (EPA) has launched its latest brainchild, the Emerging Payments Academy, offering a wide range of one-day CPD-accredited, payments-specific training courses at the EPA offices in central London.

All courses are delivered by payment practitioners who are experts in their field. Using best-practice training techniques, each course is designed to share up-to-date knowledge, enhance skills, nurture talent and facilitate useful connections.

The Emerging Payments Academy is ideal for fast-tracking those new to payments or for experienced payments professionals wanting to develop their knowledge, skills and competence in specific aspects of payments. Forthcoming training courses include:

22 Nov 2017       Regulation and compliance
23 Jan 2018        GDPR 101 for FinServ
5 Feb 2018          Payments 101
6 Feb 2018          Distributed Ledger Technology
21 Feb 2018        Future of European Payments
22 Feb 2018       Merchant Acquiring
19 Mar 2018      Payment fraud prevention & management

Tony Craddock, Director General of the EPA, commented, “Anyone working in the payments industry needs to keep their knowledge and skills up-to-date in this landscape of constant evolution, so they can continue to deliver greater value to managers and shareholders. With the launch of the Emerging Payments Academy, we offer the opportunity to learn from recognised experts across many topics.” Craddock continues, “This is the EPA’s way of boosting the UK as a payment’s world leader.”

For further information regarding the Emerging Payments Academy, please visit www.emergingpayments.org/academy or email [email protected]

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About the Emerging Payments Association
The Emerging Payments Association (EPA) connects the payments ecosystem, encourages innovation and drives profitable business growth. Our goals are to strengthen and expand the payments industry to benefit all stakeholders.

We achieve this by shaping a comprehensive programme of activities for our members with help from an independent board, which addresses key issues impacting the industry.

These include:

  • Targeted events
  • Conferences
  • Award ceremonies
  • Critical industry projects
  • Lobbying activities

The EPA is over 120 members strong and growing. Our members come from across the payments value chain; including payments schemes, banks and issuers, merchant acquirers, PSPs, retailers, and more. These companies have come together, from across the UK and internationally, to join our association, collaborate, and speak with a unified voice.

Want to find out more about membership?
Get in touch with Keri to find out more about becoming a member: [email protected]

 

 

  • Published on 13th August 2018