First State Bank of Newcastle has renewed its contract with Edcomm Bankerís Academy to continue using their Compliance training program.

[USPRwire, Tue Nov 04 2008] First State Bank of Newcastle has chosen to renew its contract with Edcomm Bankerís Academy to continue using Focus on Compliance for an additional year. The Bank will also continue to use Edcomm Bankerís Academyís own LMS, Learning Linkģ, for hosting and maintenance of this banking compliance program.

Focus on Compliance, from Edcomm Bankerís Academy, provides all the compliance training needed for every employee at a Bank, Credit Union or Money Services Business (MSB). The program instructs employees about the procedures and policies vital to the banking industry and prepares them for a future in the financial marketplace. Focus on Compliance covers the most up-to-date data in the ever-changing world of banking compliance and includes: Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), Anti Money Laundering (AML), USA PATRIOT Act, OFAC, Privacy, Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Right to Financial Privacy, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), Reg CC & Check 21, Reg D, Reg E, Reg Z, Truth in Lending, FCRA, HMDA, CRA, and Bank Bribery, among others.

Learning Linkģ, Edcomm Bankerís Academyís full-featured learning management system, maintains a comprehensive record of every learning and administrative activity and offers an array of customizable, real-time reports available both onscreen and in CSV formats for download and integration into any HR system. Learning Linkģ has an open architecture that builds on industry-standard SCORM and AICC compliance, but adds features and capabilities far beyond any competing products. Learning Linkís servers have been issued a SAS-70 attesting to the quality of their security, business continuity and performance.

For more information about programs like this, or to find out how The Edcomm Group Bankerís Academy can customize any training program, log onto or call 888-433-2666.

Founded in 1924, First State Bank of Newcastle is located in Newcastle, Wyoming. The Bank maintains assets of $113,403,000.

The Edcomm Group Bankerís Academy is a 21-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 Bankerís Academy 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 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 Banker's Academy ( is headquartered in New York City with locations and representation throughout the world.
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