IBS currently provides training, exam preparation and/or testing for the following international certifications:
Association Cambiste International
IBS currently trains and/or tests for the following international credentials:
• Association Cambiste International (ACI Dealing Certificate)
• Association Cambiste International (ACI Operations Certificate)
• Association Cambiste International (ACI Diploma)
Working closely with a number of major regulatory bodies, the Association Cambiste International (ACI) in France is the internationally recognized examining body for practitioners of Foreign Exchange and Money Markets Operations.
Certified Documentary Credit Specialist (CDCS)
This internationally recognized qualification was developed by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) France and the International Financial Services Association (IFSA) US.
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
The Chartered Financial Analyst Institute is the global association of investment professionals that awards the CFA and CIPM designations.
The CFA Program focuses specifically on investment knowledge and with a six-decade history of maintaining a rigorous focus on globally relevant investment knowledge, the CFA Program is the most widely known and respected investment credential in the world. The IBS offers the CFA exam prep courses implementing a CFA Institute Exam Prep Provider Program.
Professional in Human Resources (PHR®), Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR®) from HR Certification Institute
The PHR® and SPHR® are credentials issued by the US-based, internationally-recognized HR Certification Institute. These credentials provide a solid proof that the professionals who hold the credential are committed to higher standards. IBS is the exclusive provider for the HRCP Program in Kuwait. This is a leading international PHR® and SPHR® exam prep publisher. The HRCP study materials are based on the HR body of knowledge used by the HR Certification Institute in preparing the PHR® and SPHR® certification exams. The HRCP Program covers the six functional areas tested on the exams.
Introductory Certificate in Marketing (ICM®) and Professional Certificate in Marketing (PCM®)
Both certificates are issued by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM-UK), the globally recognized premier provider of professional marketing qualifications. The IBS is the Accredited Study Center; (ASC) for both certificates exclusively.
Certified Internal Auditor (CIA®)
Internal Auditors who achieve the CIA® credential not only are able to distinguish themselves and show their competency in the industry worldwide, they also enrich their professional repertoire with knowledge and tools that they can apply in any organization anywhere in the world. Issued by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) in the United States, the CIA® credential is one that all auditors at different stages in their career can benefit from, garnering the highest professional status, wider career prospects and maximized financial rewards.
Certified Manager CM®
The Certified Manager Program is a professional training and certification program sponsored by the Institute of Certified Professional Managers (ICPM). The CM® Program develops and enhances general management skills and prepares individuals to take the CM® management certification exams. Those who successfully complete the CM® exams achieve the CM® certification, a prestigious credential that recognizes competency and professionalism of managers worldwide in all fields.
Insurance Professional Certification
Working in collaboration with the Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance, IBS offers professional certification programs and testing in the insurance field offered by the Chartered Insurance Institute CII, London, UK. The IBS offers training courses and testing for the following professional Diplomas leading to CII certification:
• Insurance Diploma
• Advanced Insurance Diploma
• Management Insurance Diploma
• Professional Insurance Certificate (PIC)