FNB has several student programs to help you develop your skills. Through their student programs, you can help better the company and the economy at large. They offer opportunities like FNB Learnership, Bursaries, Graduate programs and a whole lot of exciting opportunities.
See how you can apply for each of them below:
FNB: First National Bank
FNB is a brand or franchise under the FirstRand Banking Group Structure. It exists on the second layer alongside Ashburton, FCC (FirstRand Corporate Centre), RMB (Rand Merchant Bank), and WesBank.
First National Bank is available in the following countries: Zambia, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Lesotho, Tanzania and Mozambique, Ghana, and FirstRand India
FNB Learnership Program
FNB welcomes interested applicants to apply for their Learnership programs. To apply, you must be diligent, talented, driven by a challenge, like a dynamic workplace, curious, courageous, innovative, creative, a team player, and a problem solver.
The goal of the internship is to develop a pipeline of workers with limited IT skills and international accreditation.
- Training procedure
The initiative is based on a one-year fixed-term contract with the possibility of full-time employment upon completion of the program. You will complete three months of classroom training and an international exam as part of your internship. You will then work at FNB for 9 months in an IT role to get on-the-job experience. If you complete the program successfully, the company will have the option of hiring you.
FNB Learnership Progam Requirements
- South African citizenship
- Have a Grade 12, an IT degree, or an IT diploma
- Preference will be given to ACI candidates.
How to Apply for FNB Learnership
Follow this guide below to submit your application:
- Go to the FNB Portal.
- Click on Student.
- Click on “Internship.”
FNB Learnership Application Procedure
- All applications must be submitted online through the website.
- Shortlisted candidates will take two exams in August and September.
- If you pass the evaluations, you will participate in a business interview.
- Final assessments and offers will be given in October, with the program beginning the following January.
Other FNB Student Programs
FNB Graduate Program
As a FNB graduate, you’ll be spending a lot of time with the company, therefore, it’s important that you understand what goes on behind the scenes at FNB. You spend three weeks in the “Welcome” section to ensure you’re up to speed. Here you will learn about FNB and its operations, such as the FNB Intranet, dress code, payslips, and medical aid. This is your opportunity to network with your fellow graduates, managers, HR, and all of the CEOs.
FNB International Graduate Program
The FNB International Graduate Programme is identical to the South African program, and all international graduates participate in the same training, team building, and projects as South African graduates.
The International Program is open to students from the following countries:
So, while you may not have the funds to finish your studies, you certainly have the dedication and skill. Then the FNB Bursary Programme is ideal for you. It provides top-tier students with the funding they require to complete their commerce and scientific degrees.
FNB does not expect you to repay the funds or work for them; it is merely a method for them to help in the development of future leaders.
FNB values great CA recruits who go out and get the job done. Their CA training experience will assist you in establishing your career and providing you with the entrepreneurial abilities required to fly within the FirstRand Group.