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AMLS – Anti Money Laundering Specialist

Our thorough AMLS training teaches AML best practices and Transaction Monitoring Systems and procedures, all using a risk-based approach.

The study guide for this important certificate helps you better understand the real meaning of money laundering, going far beyond traditional training materials that simply discuss the stages and methods of money laundering.

Our program helps you build an AML customer risk rating system, transaction monitoring systems and scenarios, investigation best practices, how to implement an AML risk-based approach, FIU reporting, and much more.


Program Price USD 499 covers:

One-year membership, access to the candidate portal where you can download the program study guide, undertake the practice questions, Schedule your online proctored exam. and E-Certificate and verifiable digital badge when you pass the assessment, GCI also offers one exam retake for free.

Enroll today to become a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (AMLS).

Understand AML & CTF 

  • What is the “Original Crime”?
  • Understand the exact Concept of Money Laundering and why the bad guys do it?
  • The Consequences of money laundering
  • Counter-Terrorism Financing


How they Do it?

  • Know the most common and the new money laundering scenarios
  • Financial sector
  • Non-financial sector
  • Shell Companies
  • International Transactions
  • Customer Behavior
  • New Technologies in Practice (Blockchain)
  • Virtual currencies


Advanced AML-Banking

  • Types of Nesting and Down Streaming in correspondent banking
  • Correspondent Bank Risk Rating
  • What is okay and What’s not
  • TMS Umbrella and Internal Accounts


Transactions Monitoring- In Practice

  • How to Detect, How to re-act
  • What AML scenario you should have
  • Alerts investigation (Case Management), How to conduct a smart EDD
  • Reporting How to deal with management and FIUs
  • Mind and Way of Thinking for the AML Manager
  • How can an AML manager maintain a business and a happy customer?
  • Fintech (AI & RPA)


AML Risk-Based Approach

  • Understand the AML risk Based approach and how to do it
  • How to calculate the overall customer risk score
  • AML Program Risk Self-Assessment


Legal and Regulatory Structures

  • The Financial Action Task Force (FATF)
  • AML Program


And Much More

AML Officers and Managers in addition to Front liners and Back office staff participating in the process of financial transaction:

  • Banking Industry
  • Insurance and reinsurance Companies
  • Brokerage Firms
  • Leasing and Microfinance Companies
  • Lending Firms
  • Exchange Houses and Money Service Business


Workers in the supervisory authorities e.g.:

  • Central Banks
  • Financial Sector Regulatory Authorities
  • Financial Intelligence Units FIUs
  • Tax Authorities
  • Related Ministries and government bodies


Workers at the (AML solutions firms), who provide Transactions Monitoring systems.



    •  Exam Duration: 60 Minutes
    •  # of Questions: 50
    •  Type of Question: Multiple Choice
    •  Pass Mark: 75/100


    The result appears directly once you submit your answers

    Digital Badge and an e-certificate will be issued instantly and sent to your email address. You can also ask GCI to send it to your employer at any time.


    Candidates have two options to register in any of the GCI programs:


    Option 1: Self-Study. Take the online proctored exams at home

    GCI’s examination process is set to the highest standards. Our students gain access to our easy-to-navigate online portal, where they can download their certificate study guide (e-book) in their selected language. undertake the practice questions as much as needed.

    Once the candidate is ready to sit the assessment, they can schedule their online proctored exam with a click of a button through their membership area and undertake the exam any time and anywhere. Our assessment platform is usually available 24/7.


    Option 2: Instructor-led program by a GCI-accredited trainer or training centre.

    GCI could arrange an instructor-led program for groups (10+ participants), whether virtually or in person (as available), by our faculty members and our accredited training centres around the globe.

    Reach out to us today to see how we can advance your career / get your staff the practical training experience they are looking for.

    • English
    • Arabic
    • Turkish
    • French
    • Chinese Simplified (2022)
    • Spanish (2022)
    • (One Year’s Membership included)