About the Program

The Bankers School for Supervisory Training, or BSST,  is a three-day program aimed at developing managerial skills for frontline supervisors. The annual school is held twice each year and hosts students from all over the state. In 2022, the school is celebrating its 49th anniversary with more than 4,500 banker graduates since the school began.  

Curriculum Highlights

  • DiSC personality profile & how that effects your leadership style
  • Management behavior
  • Human resources overview & supervisor best practices discussion
  • Performance evaluations
  • Surviving the modern workplace
  • Time management
  • Leading high performance teams

 

Who Should Attend

Frontline supervisors from all areas of the bank.

For more information on the next school, click here to check out LBA's online education calendar or email info@lba.org.

What Former Students Have to Say...

“I had heard great things about the school and wasn’t disappointed!” — 2022 BSST Graduate

“The speakers were all entertaining and informative. Lots of information presented I will use in daily work life.” — 2022 BSST Graduate

“Overall good program and insights. Glad I attended and will use new techniques presented.” — 2022 BSST Graduate

“Loved the school and the speakers! I am taking so much knowledge back to work.” — 2022 BSST Graduate

“The school was overall very effective—it encourages personal interaction and communication.” — 2021 BSST Graduate

“I really enjoyed the school. Enjoyed meeting everyone, and great speakers and material.” — 2021 BSST Graduate

“Thanks to LBA for hosting such an awesome training session! It was great!” — 2021 BSST Graduate

“This school was over & beyond what I imagined. It was great, made me look at myself as well as the other ladies I will be working with.” — 2019 BSST Graduate

“I have learned so much about different personality types and new ways to manage. Thank you!” — 2019 BSST Graduate

“This class has been great and very informative! I cannot wait to go back and put into effect all of the knowledge I've received.” — 2019 BSST Graduate

 

Bankers School for Supervisory Training Summer Session held June 21-23

LBA held the Bankers School for Supervisory Training June 21-23, 2022, at the LBA office with 25 bankers from Louisiana and Mississippi participating in the school. This year marks the 49th anniversary of the school. Sessions included DiSC Personality Profile, Time Management, Management Behavior, Performance Evaluations, HR Overview/Supervisor Best Practices, Leading High Performance Teams and Surviving the Modern Workplace. LBA will hold a fall Bankers School for Supervisory Training October 4-6, 2022. For more information on the fall session, click here.

(above) Congratulations to the graduates! Click here to jump to the full list of graduates.

(above) Bankers start day one by introducing themselves to a classmate.

(above) Bankers visit in their DISC group based on their DISC assessment scores.

(above) Bankers are pictured during group work time in the time management session with Jennifer Ledet.

(above) Bankers work on their time management skills.

(above, front left) Jennifer Ledet of Ledet Management participates with the bankers in the time management exercise.

(above, from left) Bankers are pictured enjoying lunch on day two. Pictured are Nya Provo of Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Marie Rhineheart of Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Jayde Ates of Louisiana National Bank, Tiffany Foxworth of Heritage Bank of St. Tammany, Carissa Harris of Community Bank of Louisiana and Derbanie Joseph of The Cottonport Bank. 

(above) Bankers work in groups for the Surviving the Modern Workplace session with Julie Laperouse of Screaming Peacock.

(above) Bankers continue with the group work for the modern workplace session.

(above) Bankers discuss surviving the modern workplace. 

(above) Bankers participate in a group exercise on leading high performance teams with Jennifer Ledet of Ledet Management. 

(above, from left) Shannon Felder and Robert Hanna, both with Bank of St. Francisville, came dressed in cap and gown for the final day and graduation!

Congratulations to the graduates!

Jayde Ates of Louisiana National Bank
Kessler Barnes of BOM
Nicole Blanchard of Community First Bank
Shondrika Boast of The Cottonport Bank
Nicola Bonfiglio of Fifth District Savings Bank
Megan Canella of The Cottonport Bank
Troy Christen of Fifth District Savings Bank
Marie Rineheart of Citizens Bank and Trust Company
Ciara Courville of CLB The Community Bank
Abbie Duplessis of Fifth District Savings Bank
Kecia Eubanks of PriorityOne Bank
Shannon Felder of Bank of St. Francisville
Tiffany Foxworth of Heritage Bank of St. Tammany
Robert Hanna of Bank of St. Francisville
Heather Hardy of First National Bank in Deridder
Carissa Harris of Community Bank of Louisiana
Derbanie Joseph of The Cottonport Bank
Michelle Lockhart of First National Bank in Deridder
Robin McCoy of Fifth District Savings Bank
Lynn Miller of PriorityOne Bank
Nya Provo of Citizens Bank and Trust Company
Charlotte Smith of Southern Heritage Bank
Tammy Temple of PriorityOne Bank
Cameran Beale of PriorityOne Bank
Brandon Yates of First Federal Bank of Louisiana