Edcomm's Banker's Academy Partners with Phillips Consulting Limited to Offer Bank Training in Africa

The Edcomm Group (www.edcomm.com) (www.bankersacademy.com) has partnered with Phillips Consulting Limited, a 15-year-old training firm based in Lagos, Nigeria, to provide Banker’s Academy’s internationally recognized training programs to banks throughout Anglophone, Africa.

New York, NY, August 08, 2007 --(PR.com)-- Always innovative, Phillips Consulting (www.phillipsconsulting.net) has successfully developed unique ways to educate the learner. Their mission is to bring Africa to the forefront of the global economy. Banks in Africa have a great need for quality training programs. Edcomm's Banker's Academy, with Phillips Consulting Limited, is poised to help these countries by providing many comprehensive training programs in areas such as teller training, risk management training, wealth management training, fraud training, security training, ethics training, branch bank training, retail bank training, lending training and compliance training, among others.

The countries covered in this agreement are: Botswana, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Dr. Linda Eagle, President of Edcomm's Banker's Academy, said, “Our partnership with Phillips Consulting Limited is a great opportunity not only for Edcomm's Banker's Academy, but for all banks in Sub-Saharan Africa. The African banking market is held in very high esteem. We look forward to educating banks as prestigious as Standard Bank of South Africa, ABSA, First Bank of Nigeria, Zenith Bank, United Bank for Africa, Central Bank of Kenya and Bank of Ghana.”

Phillips Consulting Limited was established in October, 1992. The company works with organizations in the United States, the United Kingdom and South Africa to provide business solutions that put the focus on the customer.

The Edcomm Group is a 20-year-old multimedia education and communication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business solutions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providing bottom-line results. The Edcomm Group has had the privilege of assisting many distinguished clients with business solutions in the form of eLearning programs, classroom instruction, multimedia production and online and print based documentation. Edcomm's Banker's Academy offers many off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance Training and Systems Training specifically designed for Banks, Credit Unions and Money Services Businesses (MSBs).

The Edcomm Group is headquartered in New York City with an Advanced Design Center located in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania. For more information about The Edcomm Group and Banker’s Academy, log onto www.bankersacademy.com or call 888-433-2666.

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Linda Eagle