Educational and Training Opportunities

Educational and Training Opportunities

Comprehensive learning solutions are available to keep you focused on your professional and personal growth. Learn, motivate your team, network and build lasting relationships with your peers. You have the ability to interact with peers and home office staff on a regular basis in person, over the phone and online.

National Training / Sales Conference

All representatives are invited to attend our national conference where professionals come together to network, gain product knowledge and learn advanced selling concepts. The conference includes general sessions, workshops and a trade show.

Premier Partners Forum

Becoming a Premier Partner is exclusive to representatives earning $250,000 of Gross Dealer Concession. The Premier Partners Forum takes place in January each year and is designed to prepare the high-end financial professional for the economic, political, product and service trends of the coming year. Top producers define the agenda, participate in and lead multiple sessions for this education-intense meeting.

Advisor Solutions

A University-style educational program that offers two levels of learning:

  • Bachelor level designed to help financial professionals new to advisory services transition their existing book of business
  • Masters level for top producers focused on specific topics affecting their advisory business

Training programs

ING Financial Partners offers a variety of programs developed to get you acclimated to the fundamentals of our services, support and systems.

Women’s Advisory Network Forum

An annual conference dedicated solely to issues important to women financial professionals. Benefit from the expertise of external speakers, as well as the opportunity to network with your peers.

OSJ meetings

An annual meeting focused on supervision and current regulatory trends.

Center for Professional Development

This team is dedicated to your continuing education as ING Defined Contribution Financial Service Professionals.

Firm Element CE

You can take the FINRA-required Firm Element curriculum online 24 hours a day, seven days a week throughout the training period. You can even begin a course, bookmark where you leave off, and return to finish later.

E-learning seminars

Hosted by experts from the home office, these seminars cover wide variety of subjects focused on increasing your productivity, working with clients in an ever-changing market and growing your business.

Broker-Dealer Center

A library of learning opportunities including:

  • Archive of presentations
  • Product and service training
  • User guides and manuals
  • Live Meeting training sessions

Weekly newsletter from the home office

We keep you up to date on breaking news topics such as products, programs, training, education, marketing materials, events, sales tools, technology and more.