Loan Security

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Intermediate level

Approx 2h to complete

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Loan Security Course Overview

This loan security course will teach you how to manage the risk of a loan by using security. 

We will discuss different types of security including General Security Agreement (GSA), guarantees, fixed charge and floating charge security, and various types of assets used as collateral. Then, we will explore how to evaluate the quality of the security.

We will look at a real-world example for each type of security and demonstrate how identify the best security for the loan application.

Finally, we will discuss the role of legal counsel and security registration and documentation.

Loan Security Course Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Compare different types of security and assets used as security 
  • Determine the security value of different assets based on MAST principles
  • Identify the most appropriate security to minimize the risk of the loan
  • Discuss the role of legal counsel and the importance of legal representation

Loan Security is a Required Course of CFI's CBCA® Program

CFI's Certified Banking & Credit Analyst (CBCA)® Program offers skills including credit evaluation, documentation, and review procedures. From beginners to advanced users, the CBCA® program is designed to help you become a world-class credit analyst. 

Who Should Take This CBCA® Course?

This loan security course is perfect for any aspiring credit analyst working in insurance, underwriting, rating agencies, commercial lending, corporate credit analysis, and other areas of credit evaluation. 

Get the course in a bundle

Loan Security is part of the Commercial Banking & Credit Analyst (CBCA)™ certification, which includes 35 courses.

Commercial Banking & Credit Analyst (CBCA)™ Certification
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  • All 35 CBCA™ courses
  • Skills Learned Credit Analysis and Documentation, Risk Mitigation, Writing
  • Career Prep Rating Agencies, Insurance, Commercial Lending

Path To Certification

Prep Courses

7 courses from beginner to intermediate level.


Core Courses

16 courses from beginner to intermediate level.


Elective Courses

10 courses in advanced and intermediate levels.


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Submit your CBCA™ checklist and order your certificate.

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How the Certification Works

Commercial Banking & Credit Analyst (CBCA)™ courses are offered 100% online, allowing you the flexibility to start the Commercial Banking & Credit Analyst (CBCA)™ program anytime and learn when it’s most convenient for you.
Students must complete all core and elective courses (18 in total) and demonstrate mastery of the topics through successful completion of course materials, quizzes, and assessments.
Within 48 hours of program completion, your Blockchain Verified (CBCA)™ Certification will be emailed to you.

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