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The Bank of Nova Scotia Deploys OFAC Training from Banker’s Academy A New York Branch of The Bank

of Nova Scotia has recently deployed training on t he Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) from Edcomm Banker’s Academy. New York, NY, April 05, 2011 -- A New York Branch of The Bank of Nova Scotia has recently deployed training on the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of th e United States Department of Treasury from Edcomm Banker’s Academy. Focus on OFAC will be hosted and maintained by Edcomm Banker’s Academy’s Learning Management Syst em (LMS), Learning Link®. Focus on OFAC, from The Edcomm Group Banker’s Academy, is a computer-based, distan ce learning program that teaches employees at a Bank, Credit Union or Money Serv ices Business (MSB) everything they need to know about OFAC in an interactive an d self-paced format. The program covers: OFAC restrictions, blocked transactions , prohibited transactions and OFAC licenses, investigations, and penalties. Focu s on OFAC also teaches participants how to help develop an OFAC program and beco me familiar with internal controls, how to identify and review suspect transacti ons, OFAC screen criteria, reporting, and much more. Learning Link®, Edcomm Banker’s Academy’s full-featured LMS, has an open architecture that builds on industry-standard SCORM and AICC compliance, but adds features an d capabilities far beyond any competing products. Learning Link® maintains a compl ete record of every learning and administrative activity and offers a wide varie ty of customizable, real-time reports available both onscreen and in CSV formats for download and integration into any HR system. Learning Link’s servers have bee n issued a SAS-70 attesting to the quality of their security, business continuit y and performance. For more information about programs like this, or to find out how The Edcomm Gro up Banker’s Academy can customize any training program, log onto www.bankersacadem or call +1.212.631.9400. Headquartered in Canada, The Bank of Nova Scotia provides personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking services to individuals, small and medium-sized businesses, corporations and governments to over 50 countries. The Edcomm Group Banker’s Academy is a 24-year-old multimedia education and commun ication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business sol utions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providing bottom-line results. The Edcomm Group Banker’s Academy has had the privilege of as sisting many distinguished clients with business solutions in the form of eLearn ing programs, online bank training and classroom instruction, multimedia product ion and online and print based documentation. Edcomm Banker s Academy offers man y off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance Train ing and Systems Training specifically designed for Banks, Credit Unions and Mone y 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