Canadian Credit Union Association

Business Lenders

Cusource® Professional Development and Education offers a comprehensive series of lending programs, ranging from the Lending Curriculum – which consists of eClasses on personal, small business and business lending – to CUIC® accreditation programs.

Business Lending eClasses

eClasses are a series of in-depth, online, instructor-led courses that cover credit-union specific content. The following eClasses are recommended for Commercial/Business Lenders:

Business Professional Development Program

The Business Professional Development Program is a premier certificate program for employees who deliver services to member business owners across the credit union system. Learn more

Business Lending Accreditation

The Credit Union Institute of Canada (CUIC Inc.) offers the Accredited Business Lender Program for business lenders that is accredited through Dalhousie University. Learn more

Training Roadmap

Explore the recommended courses and resources for the Commercial/Business Lender role.

Course Catalogue

Browse the business lending section of our course catalogue for more courses!

Risk Management Tool for Business Lenders

Risk Management Association (RMA) eMentor is a comprehensive online resource for commercial credit, risk, industry and analytical support information. Using a searchable database, you can instantly pinpoint the resources you need. CCUA has purchased a national membership on behalf of its members, giving you free access to this portal. As a financial services professional, it allows you to supplement your own knowledge and experiences with RMA-developed business processes for credit and lending, as well as valuable business information resources. 

Click here for more information on how to register for an RMA eMentor license.