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Edcomm Banker’s Academy Launches Free AML Training For Sierra Leone Edcomm Banker’s Academy has recently

launched a free tutorial that provides AML training for banks and financial institutions in Sierra Leone. New York, NY, March 02, 2010 -- Edcomm Banker’s Academy has recently launched a free tutorial that provides Anti Money Laundering (AML) training for banks and f inancial institutions located in Sierra Leone. Focus on Anti Money Laundering fo r Sierra Leone offers an overview of the AML laws and regulations that are speci fic to financial institutions in this West African country. In July 2005, the President of Sierra Leone took steps to combat money launderin g by passing the Anti-Money Laundering Act (AMLA). The AMLA incorporates set int ernational standards, requiring Know Your Customer (KYC) procedures and identifi cation, setting safe harbor provisions, mandating suspicious activity reporting and five-year record keeping. In addition to passing the AMLA, the Bank of Sierr a Leone, Sierra Leone’s Central Bank, held a conference in 2008 with all local b anks to establish guidelines for preventing and combating money laundering. Focus on Anti Money Laundering, from Edcomm Banker’s Academy, teaches bank emplo yees about AML laws in their country and familiarizes them with their company’s own policies and procedures. Through this interactive course, students learn eve rything they need to know to detect and prevent money laundering. Focus on Anti Money Laundering can be customized to meet the needs of every Bank, Credit Union or Money Services Business (MSB). Each course is regularly updated to include c hanging laws and policies. Recognizing that money laundering can occur anywhere and everywhere, Edcomm Banker’s Academy is prepared to create a course for any c ountry in need. For more information about multilingual, multicultural training programs, or to find out how The Edcomm Group Banker’s Academy can customize any training progra m in any language, for any country, log onto or call +1.2 12.631.9400. The Edcomm Group Banker’s Academy is a 22-year-old multimedia education and comm unication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business s olutions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providin g bottom-line results. The Edcomm Group Banker’s Academy has had the privilege o f assisting many distinguished clients with business solutions in the form of eL earning programs, online bank training and classroom instruction, multimedia pro duction and online and print based documentation. Edcomm Banker s Academy offers many off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance T raining and Systems Training specifically designed for Banks, Credit Unions and Money Services Businesses (MSBs). The Edcomm Group Banker s Academy ( is headquartered in N ew York City with locations and representation throughout the world. Contact: Dr. Linda Eagle Edcomm Banker’s Academy 21 Penn Plaza Suite 1010 New York, NY 10001, USA Tel: +212.631.9400 Fax: 212.631.0659