Their range of qualifications has extended as have the opportunities to progress through their learning program. With the initial SAF Essentials and Expert programs being free to access, it is easier than ever for those working in motor finance to train and upskill.

Those who successfully pass their yearly SAF online test – now called SAF Expert – will accrue study credits towards the more demanding Level 3 SAF Advanced qualification which is accredited by the LIBF. This exciting development puts the motor finance industry’s training on an equal footing with the professional courses required in other markets. To support those studying for this qualification a learning and testing app has also been launched.

NetXtra have partnered with them to consolidate the SAF brand, delivering a brand toolkit, series of factsheets and new digital online SAF training hub which provides access to an improved range of training options for dealership staff.

Making this kind of information available online with downloadable training materials helps the FLA towards their goal of training industry professionals, increasing the professionalism, skills and knowledge in the sector. It also helps to meet their objective of providing members of the public with the knowledge and confidence to make informed decisions about the most appropriate form of car finance for them.