BSA/AML: USA PATRIOT Act


Builds the customer identification and due diligence process for specific types of accounts believed to pose increased risks of money laundering and terrorist financing, and explains how the USA PATRIOT Act affects sharing of certain types of information between financial institutions and law enforcement officials.

Note: This is a high-level overview course intended for employees that do not necessarily need a deep dive into the requirements of the USA PATRIOT Act. Many of the lessons included in this course are covered in more depth in other BSA courses such as BSA/AML: CIP Basics, BSA/AML: CIP Advanced, BSA/AML Recordkeeping, and BSA/AML: Risk Assessment and Customer Due Diligence.

Updated: Sept. 2017
Re-versioned: June 2016

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the purpose of the USA PATRIOT Act and the penalties for noncompliance
  • Describe actions to take if you suspect that an account may fall within a high-risk category
  • Identify customer due diligence requirements for foreign correspondence accounts
  • Identify customer due diligence requirements for private banking accounts
  • Describe the information sharing requirements in Sections 314(a) and 314(b) of the USA PATRIOT Act

Audience

All employees

​Course Credits

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 Benefits of Self-Paced Training

 
  • Ultimate flexibility
  • Quizzes to support learning
  • Mobile format available
 

 Frontline Compliance

 
This course is available to ABA Member banks at no cost under a license agreement. Learn more
 

 Registration & Pricing

 

ABA Member • $55
Non-Member • $75

 

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