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Starting 22 September 2021
Delivered by distance learning over 14 weeks
Starting 22 September 2021

Delivered by distance learning over 14 weeks

Postgraduate Certificate course in Credit Risk Analysis

In partnership with Middlesex University


We can customise it to your specific requirements. Contact Ted Bailey or call +44 (0)20 7017 4174.

The mechanics of credit risk analysis training course

Core modules

Unit 1 - An Introduction to Credit Risk Analysis

Unit 2 - Credit Risk Applicable to Corporates

Unit 3 - Financial (Quantitative) Risks

Unit 4 - Cash Flow Forecasting and Modelling

Unit 5 - Pricing Credit Risk

Unit 6 - Collateral and Covenants

Unit 7 - Writing a Credit Report

What you'll learn

  • Gain a clear understanding of best practice process from both a qualitative and quantitative perspective 
  • Understand the environment and industry a potential client operates in, from a macro level and appreciate the specific risks associated 
  • Review a company from a strategic perspective as well as management competencies 
  • Determine how to interpret financial statements for credit with a focus on the quantitative risks 
  • Project and forecast cash flows and financial statements 
  • Accurately review and understand different pricing methods 
  • Understand how to structure covenants which are beneficial for both the lender and borrower 
  • Develop international best practices for writing credit reports

How you'll learn

  • A new module is released every two weeks
  • Read the units online, save them to your computer or print them out
  • Study at your own pace
  • Efficient and cost effective - no need to travel or take time off work 
  • Apply new skills and expertise to your work straight away

Postgraduate certificate option

You have the option to receive a postgraduate certificate validated by Middlesex University Business School. 

You will need to submit an additional marked assignment of 5000 words, based on a continuing case study that runs throughout the duration of the course.

Is this the course for you?

Watch expert trainer Andre Lanser to find out more.

Past Delegate

The Mechanics of Credit Risk Anaylsis


Great course the trainer, Andre, was always on hand to answer any questions i had and helped me contextualise the content with my day to day job.